Patch editors from across Chicagoland share some of their favorite Christmas recipes.
Patch.com editors from across the Chicago area dug into their cookbooks and came back with some of their favorite holiday recipes to share with readers. We hope you enjoy. Happy Holidays! Share your favorite holiday recipes with Patch! Send your recipe as well as any photos to Editor Amie Schaenzer at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will include your recipe in this article.
Because one box always seems to be more than enough.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Patch Staff
Sunday, December 26, 2010
Regretting those bulk-sized packages of candy canes you purchased this year? Or do your feelings towards a standard box reflect Steve Martin's hot dog bun dilemma? Well, before you string up the striped candies into 2011 Christmas decorations, Patch did some Internet digging for fun, foody ways to cut down your supply. While there are super simple ideas out there, like chopping them into sprinkles, or dipping them into your tea as a sweetener, we've compiled a list of craftier recipes. Perhaps you can turn these treat-making opportunities into more familial bonding time whilst the kids are still on break. If all else fails, pair up the candy canes into hearts for Valentine's Day décor and call it a day. 1. Candy Cane Popcorn—Prep, cook …