Hodgson Mill Recipe Blog


Quinoa, Roasted Apple, and Sweet Potato Stuffing

November is here, and it’s time to start planning for Thanksgiving dinner. My family has plenty of dishes that must be on the table every year, but I also like to include a new recipe or two to keep things fresh. This year I created a healthy twist on stuffing by using Hodgson Mill Red Quinoa as the base and adding roasted apples, sweet potatoes, dried cranberries, fresh rosemary, maple syrup, apple cider and a dash of cinnamon.  Read More »

Gluten Free Cranberry-Maple Upside-Down Cake

Want to know the secret to making an easy, show-stopping cake? Make it upside-down. Of course this trick won’t work for all cakes (you can’t get around frosting), but when it comes to putting together a quick, festive-looking cake, upside-down cakes win the prize every time. Read More »

Whole Wheat Pecan Upside-Down Cake

Thanksgiving is in a few days and even though turkey is typically the main event, how you finish a meal is just as important. This year I decided to make a lighter, healthier version of pecan pie by using similar ingredients in a delicious upside-down cake made with 100% Hodgson Mill Whole Wheat Pastry Flour. A buttery, brown sugar topping loaded with toasty pecans glazes a tender, whole grain buttermilk cake . . .  Read More »

Whole Wheat Sticky Bun Pumpkin Muffins

October usually signals the beginning of all things pumpkin, but to me, pumpkin is more of a November flavor. Maybe it’s because the weather finally becomes more fall-like in November or that I want healthier ingredients in my food after indulging in so many Halloween sweets or perhaps it’s because of Thanksgiving.  Read More »

Hawaiian BBQ Turkey Pizza on Whole Wheat Crust

Turkey leftovers don't get much better than this Hawaiian BBQ Turkey Pizza, featuring a delicious Hodgson Mill 100% whole wheat crust. Homemade pizza crust is easy to make; enjoy a healthy dinner or snack today. Read More »

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Cinnamon, pumpkin and maple syrup - a trifecta of treats made even better in this delightful, easy to make whole wheat and oatmeal yeast bread. It's the perfect complement to a crisp fall morning. Read More »

Creamy Turkey Lasagna with Spinach and Mushrooms

What’s one of the best parts about Thanksgiving dinner? You got it – the leftovers. I intentionally roast a bigger turkey than we need to make sure that I’ll have plenty of leftovers for sandwiches and to use in other recipes. This Creamy Turkey Lasagna with Spinach and Mushrooms is one of my favorite ways to use leftover turkey. Hodgson Mill Whole Wheat Lasagna noodles are layered between a creamy sauce of garlic-herb cheese, leeks, mushrooms, and fresh spinach with roasted turkey, fresh mozzarella and Parmesan scattered throughout. You’ll be just as excited as I am to have leftover turkey after trying this dish. Read More »

Whole Wheat Rosemary Rolls

These Whole Wheat Rosemary Rolls are made with Hodgson Mill Whole Wheat Flour, Hodgson Mill Naturally White Flour and Hodgson Mill Fast Rise Yeast, so you know right off the bat that these rolls are going to be good. Throw in some honey, fresh rosemary and the secret ingredient – instant mashed potato flakes for a softer texture- and you’re in business. These rolls are easy, flavorful and can be done ahead of time – perfect for Thanksgiving. Read More »

Pumpkin-Pecan Tart with Whole Wheat Crust and Spiced Whipped Cream

As much as I love baking pies, they take time that I don’t always have around the holidays. Thanksgiving is about spending time with family and friends and sometimes that means I need to take a short cut or two in the kitchen so I can be a part of the festivities. This is where my friend the tart pan comes into the picture. You can make this Pumpkin-Pecan Tart with Whole Wheat Crust in just a few simple steps and have a Thanksgiving-worthy dessert every bit as delicious as a traditional pumpkin pie. Top it with some Spiced Whipped Cream and this tart will fast become one of your new favorite recipes. Read More »

Savory Sweet Potato and Cannelini Bean Pie with Whole Wheat Olive Oil Crust

I’ve been experimenting. My philosophy is, start with good ingredients that you love, and whatever you make can’t be all bad. (Within reason: I’m not advocating for shrimp in chocolate sauce or anything.) But how about sweet potatoes, with rosemary and goat cheese? Sign me up. I knew I was getting close to something great with this pie when one of my taste testers said, “Oh, wow. I could eat this several times a day.” Whoohoo! Read More »

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