​Holiday Baking ​​​

Have delicious homemade desserts always in stock. Make the following recipes a few weeks in advance then freeze them to be thawed and used when needed.



The amount of flour required for shortbread and gingerbread may vary with different brands of flour. Work the last 1/4 - 1/3 cup (50 - 75 mL) flour into the mixture until the desired consistency is obtained.







For more information about making fruitcakes check out our Cooking 101 section​, where we have information on seasoning your fruitcake, as well as decorating your fruitcake.



The recipes listed below make excellent gifts during the holidays and make delicious additions to any gift basket.


To find out more information on packaging food items for gift baskets, check out our How to Store Food Gift Baskets page. If your sending anything by mail, visit our Sending Cookies by Mail page for tips on packaging.



There is nothing like the smell of freshly baked bread on a chilly winter day!


Last updated on December 08, 2017