Gingerbread Cookies for the Holidays

Posted on November 25, 2018 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Gingerbread Cookies for the Holidays

You will need:

  • 6 cups all-purpose flour (we like King Arthur)
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup molasses
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract (we like Nielsen Massey)

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Butterscotch Banana Bread

Posted on March 16, 2017 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Butterscotch Banana Bread

This is a twist on an old fashion Banana Bread recipe. By using butterscotch pudding in the recipe, it changes the flavor and texture of traditional banana bread. It's moist and very flavorful.  

Tip: Make sure your bananas are very ripe for best results. 

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Rice Custard with Strawberry Garnish

Posted on March 13, 2017 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Rice Custard with Strawberry Garnish Recipe

Something different for a refreshing spring dessert!

Looking for a unique recipe? This easy-to-make rice custard is delicious. If you like rice pudding, then you really should try this. It is rich and creamy with a hint of vanilla.

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Greek Easter Bread Recipe

Posted on March 04, 2017 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Greek Easter Bread

Tsoureki is a traditional Greek Easter bread; a sweet yeast bread made with eggs, milk, and butter. It is a staple during our family's Greek Easter. The three-strand braid is a symbol of the Holy Trinity, and the red-dyed hard-boiled egg in the center symbolizes the blood of Christ.

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Chocolate Peppermint Cake Pops Recipe

Posted on December 21, 2016 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Cake Pops

Christmas Cake Pops (minus the stick)

This is a homemade recipe for delicious Chocolate Peppermint Cake Pops.

You will need for cake:

  • 1 box chocolate cake mix
  • 1 small chocolate instant pudding mix
  • 1 1/2 cups of milk
  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips

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Kourambiethes - Greek "Snowball" Cookies

Posted on November 14, 2016 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Kourambiethes Greek Snowball Cookies

Old family recipe

For generations our family has made Kourambiethes cookies for holidays. Thanksgiving, Christmas and even Easter just wouldn't be the same without this favorite. These cookies are super easy to make, and since Sweet Day Gourmet hasn't created a box mix for them yet, we thought we would share our recipe with you instead. 

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Making Pumpkin Pie from a Real Pumpkin

Posted on November 05, 2016 by Sweet Day Gourmet

Pumpkin Pie Recipe from scratch

Peter Peter Pumpkin Pie

Every year for Thanksgiving, our brother Peter makes his famous "Peter Peter Pumpkin Pie". He finally revealed his secret recipe for this incredible dessert. Give it a try, and have fun baking! 

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