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Cranberry Wontons

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 10 minutes

Total time: 20 minutes

Serves: 24

Ingredients

  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 24 wonton wrappers (2”)
  • 1 (15-ounce) container Food Club Part-Skim Ricotta
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme (plus more for garnish)
  • 1 cup Food Club Whole Berry Cranberry Sauce

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat a mini-muffin pan with nonstick cooking spray. Place one wonton wrapper in each muffin cup and press down to shape. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, until golden-brown and crisp.
  2. Transfer to wire rack and let cool completely.1.While wontons bake, combine ricotta, salt, pepper, olive oil, orange zest, and thyme in a food processor.
  3. Process until mixture is smooth and creamy, about 2 minutes, scraping down sides of bowl as necessary.
  4. Divide whipped ricotta mixture between wonton cups and top each with a dollop of cranberry sauce. Garnish with fresh thyme
Holiday frosted sugar cookies

Holiday Sugar Cookies

The Holidays are here which means it’s time to bust out your festive cookie cutters! Spend quality time with your family and friends creating delicious and edible works of art with classic sugar cookie dough and buttercream frosting.

Ingredients

  • 1 package sugar cookie dough
  • 1 cup butter
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 tbs. milk
  • Food coloring

Instructions

  1. While the sugar cookie dough is still chilled, roll it out on a floured surface to 1/4 of an inch thickness and cut with into your favorite festive shapes. Bake according to the package instructions.
  2. While the cookies are baking, cream softened butter with a stand mixer or with a hand mixer until light and fluffy. Slowly ad the powdered sugar. Once the powdered sugar has been fully incorporated, add the vanilla and milk and whip until fluffy. Section the completed frosting into additional bowls and color as wanted.
  3. Once the cookies are cool, load up piping bags or plastic bags and start decorating! Happy Holidays!

Mini Pumpkin Pot Pies

These Mini Pumpkin Pot Pies are the perfect individual side for your Thanksgiving festivities!

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 40 minutes
Total time: 50 minutes

Serves 8

Ingredients
  • Food Club Non-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 4 cups Food Club Shredded Hash Browns, thawed
  • 1 cup Food Club Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 3 tablespoons Food Club Sweet Cream Butter, Unsalted
  • 3 tablespoons Food Club All-Purpose Flour
  • 3 cups Food Club Whole Milk
  • 1 (15-ounce) can Food Club 100% Pure Pumpkin puree
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 (24-ounce) bag Food Club Frozen Mixed Vegetables
  • ● 1 (32-ounce) bag Food Club Frozen Tater Tots
Method

1.Preheat oven to 375°F. Coat 8 ramekins with cooking spray. In a large bowl mix together hash browns, cheddar cheese and beaten egg until thoroughly combined. Press 1/2 cup of hash brown mixture into each ramekin to create a crust. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes or until light golden brown.

2. While crusts bake melt butter over medium heat in a large skillet. Whisk in flour and cook,
stirring frequently, for 2 minutes. Gradually whisk in milk until smooth. Bring to a boil then
reduce heat to low. Stir in pumpkin puree, Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper until
combined. Add mixed vegetables and simmer for 2 minutes.
3. Divide mixture evenly between ramekins and top with frozen tater tots.
4. Bake for 15-20 minutes, or until bubbling and golden-brown on top.

Celebrate Halloween Safely

Safety is top priority for this year.  Follow these guidelines from halloween2020.org to ensure a safe experience for everyone. 

1. Take the Safe House pledge and register as an official Halloween Safe House​. Get the pledge here >>

2. Don’t hand out candy if you are sick​.

3. Wear a face mask covering both your mouth and nose​.

4. Use duct tape to mark 6-foot lines in front of homes and leading to driveway / front door-step​.

5. Participate in one-way trick or treating​:

  • Position a distribution table between yourself and trick or treaters​
  • Distribute candy on a disinfected surface to eliminate direct contact​
  • If you are preparing goodie bags, wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds before and after preparing bags​
  • Individually wrapped candy or goodie bags should be lined up for families to grab and go while social distancing​

6. Wash hands often​.

Learn more about Halloween2020.org.

  • Stay home if sick​
  • Trick or treat with people you live with​
  • Remain 6 feet apart from people not in your household​
  • Wear a face mask covering BOTH your mouth and nose​
  • Hand sanitize (60% alcohol) frequently while out​
  • Wash your hands as soon as you return home​

Parents 

  • Stay home if sick​
  • Talk with your children about trick or treating safety​
  • Guide children to stay on the right side of the road and ensure social distance​
  • Carry a flashlight ​
  • Wear a face mask covering both mouth and nose​
  • Wash your hands as soon as you return home​
  • Inspect candy
  • Limit the amount of friends and family in attendance​
  • Use your garage, front/back yard or cul-de-sac (preferably open-air space) ​
  • Have socially distanced chairs/tables/blankets 

Check out Halloween2020.org to learn more.