Festive Cranberry Whip

Festive Cranberry Whip | Teaspoonofspice.com

My grandmother, my mother and I love to try new recipes; mixing up a new dish or dessert with traditional foods is the way we celebrate holidays. So it’s pretty significant to say, this Festive Cranberry Whip recipe has been served as dessert at (nearly) every single New Years Day dinner for nearly 6 decades. […]

Rosemary Shrimp Skewers – Champagne pairings to ring in 2012

Rosemary Shrimp Skewers | Teaspoonofspice.com

We’re days away from popping bottles of the bubbly so I thought it would be fun to round up some Teaspoon recipes that are ideal to serve with Champagne or your favorite sparkling wine. I start with one my all-time favorite party foods to make and eat, Rosemary Shrimp Skewers. I’m lucky to partake of […]

Polar Bear Cake

polar bear cake and cupcakes

It was my daughter’s birthday this week. Her favorite animal in the world is Hudson the polar bear at the Brookfield Zoo. (Hudson also made a recent appearance on our Gingerbread Zoo.) And since polar bears are conveniently seasonal right now, (Can animals be seasonal?) the creating of a polar birthday cake was settled upon. […]