The holidays evoke certain food memories. We think of yule logs, candy canes, hot chocolate by the fire and other holiday indulgences. These classic holiday foods still have a welcome place at family celebrations. But sometimes it is fun to try a new take on a classic holiday dish or introduce a familiar flavor in an unexpected format.
Here are some updated versions of classic treats to inspire your holiday menu planning.
Whether you are stringing strands of the stuff to hang on the tree or buying flavored tins to give as gifts, popcorn often is a part of the holiday season. Chicago's own Garrett's Popcorn is popular year-round. However, in November and December, folks clamor for a taste of its limited edition seasonal flavors. Popcorn enthusiasts can pick up a tin of Gingerbread CaramelCrisp. The aroma of this seasonal flavor truly evokes memories of holiday baking. Gingerbread CaramelCrisp is available online and at select Chicago store locations and in most tin sizes. garrettpopcorn.com