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    Fall flavors are in the air..Pumpkin…Spice…and of course everything is better with Chocolate 🙂 This swirl cake is scrumptious!! The Orange Glaze will have you licking the bowl 😉 Ingredients: For Cake: 1 3/4 cups Flour 2 tsp. Pumpkin Pie Spice 1 tsp. Baking Powder 1/2 tsp. Baking Soda 1/2 tsp. Salt 1 […]

Get out your Crock Pot…this one is a keeper 🙂 Whole Berry Cranberry sauce & Orange Juice give this Pork Roast mouthwatering flavor!! Ingredients: 2 tbsp. Olive Oil 3-4 lb. Flat Pork Loin Roast 1 14oz. can Whole Berry Cranberry Sauce 1/2 cup Kraft Catalina salad dressing 1 tbsp. low sodium Soy or Teriyaki Sauce […]

Rice Pudding is a wonderful comforting winter dessert 🙂 Ingredients: 1 strip Orange Peel…. plus 1/2 tsp. grated zest 1 tbsp.  Unsalted Butter Kosher Salt 1 cup Arborio Rice 4 cups Whole Milk 2 cups Water 3/4 cup  Sugar 2 Cinnamon Sticks 2 tsp.  Vanilla Extract 1/2 to 1 cup  Mascarpone Cheese 3 tbsp. Confectioners’ Sugar […]

A little spicy…a little sweet….this luscious Pork Roast is perfect for Sunday dinner or for company 🙂 Ingredients: 5-pound Pork Loin Center Rib Roast (with bone) 1 tsp. Salt 1 tsp. ground Ginger 1/2 cup sweet Orange Marmalade 1/2 cup dried Cranberries… chopped 1 tbsp. Dijon Mustard 2 1/2 tsp. TABASCO® Hot Sauce Rosemary sprigs… […]

This cocktail features Clementine.. both fresh and Vodka.. then piles Pineapple, Passion Fruit and Lime into the fruity mix.  The fruit slices resting against the glass is essential to the taste of this drink. Oranges can replace Clementine if you can’t find them 😉 Ingredients for 1 drink: 1/2 tsp. fresh Ginger… chopped 1/2 oz. Simple […]

These muffins are light..airy…and covered with Orange Zest & Sugar. 🙂 Ingredients: 2 tsp. Sugar…for topping 1 tsp. Orange Zest…finely shredded…for topping 1 1/2 cups Flour 1/2 cup Sugar 1 1/2 tsp. Baking Powder 1/8 tsp. Salt 2 tsp. Orange Zest…finely shredded 1 Egg…beaten 1/2 cup Milk 1/4 cup Butter…melted 2 tbsp. Orange Juice concentrate…thawed Directions:

This Punch can be made by the glass or by the Pitcher 🙂 By the Glass: 1/4 cup Campari 1/4 cup Gin 1/4 cup Orange Juice 1/4 cup Beer Orange Slice for garnish Combine Campari..Gin and Orange juice in a glass filled with ice. Stir ..pour Beer over the top..Enjoy 🙂 By the Pitcher: In […]

Sangria infused with warm winter spices…perfect for the Holidays. Ingredients: Spice Syrup: 2 cups Water 1 cup Sugar 4 Star Anise pods 1/2 tsp. Black Peppercorns 1/2 tsp. whole Cloves Two 3-inch Cinnamon Sticks 1-inch slice of fresh Ginger Sangria: One 750-ml bottle Dry Red Wine…. Grenache.. Syrah or Cabernet Sauvignon 1/2 cup fresh Orange […]

Holiday Drinks are in the air! If you’re a Margarita Lover..this one’s for you 😉 Ingredients: 1 1/4 cups Cranberry Juice Cocktail… divided 1/2 cup Sugar… divided 1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen Cranberries… rinsed 3/4 cup fresh Lime Juice 3/4 cup Tequila 1/2 cup Orange-flavored Liqueur… such as Cointreau 3 cups coarsely Crushed Ice Skewers […]

If you’re looking for a simple Cranberry sauce this year with amazing flavor… This easy peasy recipe for you 🙂 Orange Zest and a hint of Cinnamon…YUM!! Ingredients: 2 (8-ounce) packages Cranberries.. fresh or frozen 1 Orange.. zest cut into strips and juiced 1/2 cup Sugar 1 Cinnamon Stick Directions: