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Celebrate Christmas With These Tasty Recipes

New Year is coming and everyone is planning ahead for the celebrations. All the family and friends will gather around to celebrate the New Year. In this article, we have collected a list of recipes that you must try this New Year:-

  • Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

  • Photo Courtesy: Food Network

    Rachael’s stuffed mushrooms contain the filling of onions, peppers and Sweet Italian Sausage.

  • Sour Cream Coffee Cake

    Photo Courtesy: Food Network

    This rich and tender coffee cake has a finishing of nutty cinnamon sugar and also has a maple glaze drizzle.

  • Bacon-Wrapped Pineapple Shrimp

    Photo Courtesy: Simply Scratch

    Use pineapple and bacon to wrap shrimp and make it crispy by sauteing. It is very sweet and salty recipe.

  • Prosciutto Bread

    Photo Courtesy: Me So HungryThis appetiser is easy to prepare. It is prepared with French bread dough and slices of prosciutto that are shaped in the form of a log.

  • Lemon Capellini with Caviar

    Photo Courtesy: Food Network

    This is a perfect recipe of lemony buttered pasta that is topped with caviar. It is best for special occasions. It can be prepared very fast.

  • Cinnamon Buns

    Photo Courtesy: Food NetworkPre-made bread dough is used to prepare these Cinnamon Buns so that these can quickly get to your breakfast table.

  • Good Morning Muffins

    Photo Courtesy: Sydney Benner

    This sweet orange muffin is prepared with cinnamon-sugar topping. It is very easy to prepare for breakfast and is very healthy.

  • Chocolate Hazelnut Tart

    Chocolate Hazelnut Tart

    Photo Courtesy: Te CakeChocolate Hazelnut Tart is perfect for New Year celebrations. The chocolate chips form a rich batter and has pieces of nutty hazelnuts.

  • Breakfast Bake

    Photo Courtesy: Simply Recipes

    Hearty egg bake can be prepared ahead and soaked till breakfast time. You can use crusty stale bread as it absorbs more creamy egg custard.

  • Breakfast Sausage Casserole

    Photo Courtesy: My Baking AddictionThis is a very easy breakfast casserole. It uses croutons and the bread is cubed. You can use sage sausage for fragrance.

New Year Special: 10 Desserts For All Occasions

This New Year we bring to you special dessert recipes that you can try for all occasions.

  1. Dark Chocolate Raspberry Fondue


Immerse yourself in the pleasure of eating dark, rich chocolate fondue. It takes only four ingredients to make this delicious recipe.

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Fondue Recipe


  1. Champaign Cake


This is a classic favorite. The cream cheese make it wonderful.

Champaign Cake Recipe


  1. Cheesecake


This is a very simple recipe. The cream cheese pie is baked in a graham cracker crust. It is topped with delicious blueberries and strawberries.

Cheesecake Recipe


  1. Coconut Snowball Cake


This cake has beautiful presentation and is very delicious. It’s a great holiday dessert and you can use this cake as a winter center piece.

Coconut Snowball Cake Recipe


  1. Meringues


These Meringues are filled with almond flavor and also use food coloring. It can also be flavored with mint and colored green.

Meringues Recipe


  1. Zabaglione


This is a wonderful recipe taken from Aunt Peggy’s The American Woman’s Cook Book. Although there are many recipes present for Zabaglione, but this is very different from others.

Zabaglione Recipe


  1. Ginger and Apple Sled Tarts


This is a frozen puff pastry giving a rusty appeal to the recipe.

Ginger and Apple Sled Tarts Recipe


  1. Chocolate Cupcake


I bake these for different functions and make cupcake towers. These cupcakes were a hit with children on a Valentine’s Day. Frosting can be used as it is much cheaper than icing sugar.

Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe 


  1. Panettone


These moist Panettone are dotted with marzipan and raisins. The long rise gives the bread a flavor. Panettone stays fresh for longer periods.

Panettone Recipe


  1. Maple Ricotta Flans


This is a very impressive and easy recipe that can be prepared a day ahead and stored in a fridge. It has 5 ingredients and can be prepared in just 15 minutes.

Maple Ricotta Flans Recipe

Happy New Year!!!

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10 New Year Foods That Bring Good Luck

There are some interesting foods out there that are believed to bring good luck into your life for the whole year, especially if taken on a New Year’s Day. You may be superstitious or not but you will find these food perfect for New Year celebrations.

  1. Noodles


Eating noodles is a usual practice in China, Japan and other countries of Asia. Eating long noodles on New Year’s Day. Due care is taken to make sure that the noodles are not broken during preparation. That is why, they are stir fried when preparing Long-Life Noodles.

Stir-Fried Noodles & Beansprouts recipe

  1. Pork


Pigs are a symbol of progress in some countries including Spain, Cuba, Hungary, Austria and Portugal. Some believe that the reason behind this is because pigs don’t move backward. And its not only pork, foods that are shaped like pigs also count.

Chocolate Pigs recipe

  1. Grapes
Photo Courtesy: medicalnewstoday
Photo Courtesy: medicalnewstoday

Mexicans pop a grape for every stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve. Each grape represents a page of the New Year calendar. If any of the fruit is bitter, one should keep a watch on that month. Other fruits that are popular include pomegranates, which have many seeds and figs that symbolize fertility.

  1. Fish


Fish is considered a lucky food for a New Year’s Day. It is necessary that the fish be served from head to tail in one peace. This ensures that the whole year will be good.

Whole Grilled Fiesta Fish recipe

  1. Pomegranate
Photo Courtesy: authoritynutrition
Photo Courtesy: authoritynutrition

In Turkey, Pomegranates are considered to bring good luck. Their red color represents human heart which is a symbol of life and fertility. They are also great from health’s point of view with abundant, round seeds which denote prosperity.

  1. Greens


From South America to Europe, everyone eats green leafy vegetables including collards, cabbage and kale which are considered lucky on a New Year’s Day because of their appearance and color that is similar to paper cash. According to the belief, the more you eat, the more prosperous and healthier you will be.

Greens Recipe

  1. Lentils
Photo Courtesy: puntoricette
Photo Courtesy: puntoricette

Lentils are a popular food for New Year in Italy. Cotechino con Lenticchie(green lentils with sausage) is a popular meal of New Year in Italy. According to a myth, Lentils are considered to be lucky in Hungary. They are preferred to be taken with soup.

Cotechino con Lenticchie recipe

  1. Black-Eyed Peas


These are thought to bring good luck to one’s life because of their appearance like a penny. They are enjoyed in southern part of USA. They are served on New Year in a traditional dish called Hoppin’ John.

Southern Black-Eyed Peas recipe

  1. Cornbread


Cornbread is a favorite treat throughout the year, and it is considered a New Year special in South America. This is because its color is similar to that of gold.

Cornbread recipe

Cakes & Circular food


Foods that are in the shape of ring are said to bring good luck. This may be because they represent coming full circle.

Chocaroon Cake recipe


Wish you a very Happy New Year 2016.

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