Baking Articles

Making sweet potato pie is a piece of cake, er, pie! Here are simple step-by-step instructions on... read more
Almost any apple can be enjoyed when eaten fresh. However, not all apples are ideal for cooking... read more
This year, we’ve gathered our ten best pie recipes. Here at the Almanac, we love to bake—and, to us... read more
When I found overnight cookies on, I had to try them. As a full-time working mother, I... read more
It’s the happiest time of the year—pumpkin time! Time to try this new Pumpkin Biscuit recipe! This... read more
On a recent Saturday morning, I settled in to make these Glazed Lemon Cream Scones from the Comfort... read more
I love blue cheese. And I love bacon (who doesn’t?). So when I saw this recipe for Bacon–Blue... read more
It was a breeze to make the Dried Cranberry­­­–White Chocolate Chip Cookies from The Old Farmer’s... read more
Rugelach are delicious Jewish pastries that usually have a cream cheese–based dough and can be... read more
When you wake up every morning to sun in your eyes, birds chirping, and the nearby rivers aboil as... read more
I never plan ahead with my desserts unless it's a special occasion. So, the old-fashioned fruit... read more
It happens to every cook now and then: Something tastes bland, or the chicken is pink and your... read more
Pie, brought over with the earliest settlers from England, has become an American institution.... read more
It takes just two to make a birthday party—two people and a cake! Here are five triple-tested tried... read more
Making a gingerbread house may be one of the best ways to spend a snowy, blustery afternoon. Here... read more
The following list of commonly-used baking spices each have a unique history of discovery and lore... read more
Here are some tips for baking muffins. If you bake them right, there’s nothing like a fresh-baked ... read more
Cookies freeze well and thaw quickly, and make for delicious snacks when company walks in the... read more
For better organization and enjoyment (and a delicious product!), follow these ten tips for... read more