Archive for the ‘Autumn’ Category

Baked Apple Cider Doughnuts

Friday, August 31st, 2018

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If you’ve started to notice the small hint of autumn in the air – pumpkins at roadside stands, breaking out your coziest sweaters from summer storage, leaves starting to turn a slight shade of yellow – you’re not the only one. Fall is one our favorite times of the year, so we’re getting ready with some of our favorite recipes. There’s just something special about freshly baked apple cider doughnuts, and this recipe for baked doughnuts with whipped maple topping is one we really enjoy because it’s simple, quick and fun. So if you have a tailgate or hay ride with the family coming up, don’t forget the apple cider and, more importantly, the doughnuts!

Check out the recipe below for the best baked apple cider doughnuts recipe ever, just in time for the start of fall! (more…)

15 Fall Dessert Recipes

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

15 Fall Dessert Recipes | Wilton Cake DecoratingFall is a time for baking up treats that have warm, rich flavors. As cooler temperatures arrive, it’s a great time to step up your baking game experiment with different flavor pairings. Check out these recipes below and add some new favorite dessert recipes to your collection.

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Pick the Perfect Pie: Meal & Pie Pairings Guide

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Meal & Pie Pairings | WiltonWhen I invite people over for dinner or plan a family meal, I often approach the menu backwards…what’s for dessert?  That’s just my inner sweet tooth driving the get-together, but I often bake a pie or tart to feature seasonal ingredients that I want to share while they are at their peak. It keeps family and friends sitting at the dinner table as long as possible, sharing stories, sipping wine or coffee. However, to make menu planning a little easier and frankly more “straight forward,” here is a primer on matching some of our best Wilton main dishes to favorite pies, marrying flavors and textures to make simple meals worth repeating or improvising to suit your taste and pantry.

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How to Make a Fruit Pie: Do’s and Don’ts

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

When the trees start to change colors and the air fills up with the cool, sweet smell of leaves then you know it’s officially fall. Fall is my absolute favorite season for many reasons – bonfires, sweater-weather, and of course, the kick-off to the holiday season. And nothing quite says holiday like the classic fruit pie! So this fall, when you get ready to make your next fruit pie, remember these do’s and don’ts.

Fruit Pie Do's & Don'ts

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Pie 101: What Does Blind Bake Mean? (And Other Pie Terms)

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Ever wonder what it means to blind bake a pie? Here’s a quick glossary for some commonly-used pie terms and pan types.

Pie 101: Basic Pie Terms

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7 Delightful Caramel Apple Treats

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Summer is not quite over, but I know I’m not the only one who is getting ready for fall! There are a lot of things to look forward to when fall rolls in: cooler days, back to school and sports are just a few. What I am most looking forward to would have to be the sweet treats; my favorite being caramel apples! Sneak a peek at these must-have caramel apple desserts before fall is in full swing.

7 Caramel Apple Treats

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Dress Up Halloween Colors with this New Color Right Palette

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

This Halloween, expand your sweet treat decorating beyond the usual orange and black. We’ve created a brand new Color Right Performance Color System palette for Halloween so that you can color fondant, royal icing or buttercream a variety of amazing shades. Check out the three ways we’ve used these Halloween colors:

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8 Different Candy Corn-Themed Treats

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Whether you’re a candy corn lover or hater, there are plenty of ways to serve up the iconic Halloween treat without the actual flavor.

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4 Ways to Decorate Apples

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Caramel and candy dipped apples are a staple when it comes to autumn treats. There are so many different ways to dip and decorate apples! Try out one of these ideas:

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11 Pumpkin Recipes for a Flavorful Fall

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Pumpkin. Love it or hate it, it’s become the quintessential fall flavor and doesn’t seem to be going anywhere anytime soon. I hate saying goodbye to the summer months, but as an avid pumpkin lover, the smell of pumpkin spice wafting through the cool fall air is always welcome. Here are 11 pumpkin recipes for my fellow pumpkin lovers to add to their collection.

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