Archive for the ‘ Sauces, Mixes & Condiments ’ Category

Summer Meal Ideas

Posted on June 21st, 2017 by Marla Schultz

When summer weather arrives, it can hit with a vengeance—especially in our part of the country. Currently, we’re in the middle of eight days straight, 100-plus degree weather with no promise of a reprieve until the last week of the month. Keeping the house cool can be a challenge, so this time of the year [&hellip

How to Brine a Turkey

Posted on November 17th, 2014 by Lisa Holcomb

Brining a turkey

Do you know how to brine a turkey? Well, if you’re like me and you’re in charge of making the holiday turkey this year, then you want to make sure that bird is as tender and juicy as possible.  After all, turkeys aren’t cheap and if you are going to go to the trouble of [&hellip

Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Posted on July 8th, 2013 by Shani

roasted tomatillo salsa

Have you ever tried roasted tomatillo salsa? Are you familiar with tomatillos?  They are the little green vegetables that looks like a tomato but has that distinctive papery skin.  Absolutely packed with nutrients, and, oh my, how delicious they are. If you are a fan of Mexican cuisine then you have probably enjoyed them in [&hellip

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk Substitute

Posted on June 24th, 2013 by Shani

You know there are some recipes that just need Sweetened Condensed Milk and there just isn’t much you can do to replace it.  For those needing to avoid milk, here is a great way to make our own.  Now, you can revisit the family recipe box and dig out those previously off limits recipes.  Without [&hellip

Make Your Own Seasoning Blends

Posted on June 3rd, 2013 by Shani

Make Your Own Seasoning Blends

Have you ever tried to make your own seasoning blends? Fresh, and good quality, herbs and spices are essential to the outcome of any dish you prepare.  Unfortunately, if purchased at the store they can also be costly.  BAM has some tips to help you save money and still keep the vibrant flavors in your [&hellip

Substitutions for Dairy

Posted on March 28th, 2013 by Shani

substitutions for dairy

When initially faced with a food allergy or intolerance diagnosis, for yourself or a family member, it is completely natural to go into panic mode and assume that all those favorite recipes are simply no longer an option.  I vividly remember, after discovering our infant daughter had multiple, life threatening food allergies, standing at the [&hellip

Homemade Baking Mix

Posted on March 27th, 2013 by Shani

homemade baking mix

Have you ever wished you could make your own homemade baking mix rather than have to purchase the premade store bought mix?  If you try to read the ingredients on the package of these baking mixes, you most likely won’t be able to pronounce most of them.  Who wants to put that into their bodies?  [&hellip