Recipes

Abt-solutely Delicious: Decadent Hot Cocoa

Right now, it’s a blustery 29° outside our windows, with snow and a low of 17° expected tonight. It. Is. Cold. And while coffee, tea, and soups are always good options to warm you up, some days, you need a little extra decadence to win the battle against the winter blues. Something so comforting that it warms more than just your stomach. It’s the perfect day for a piping-hot cup of creamy,…

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Kitchen Products

5 Must-Have Holiday Appliances

We are smack-dab in the middle of peak cooking and baking season. Between holiday family dinners and office dessert exchanges (PS, if you want to win at yours, try these Peppermint Brownies), most of us are probably going to be spending lots of time in the kitchen over the next two weeks. And anyone who’s spent their share of time toiling over an unwieldy appliance knows that the proper tools make all…

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Abt Exclusive Recipes

Abt-solutely Delicious: Peppermint Brownies

Celebrate the Holidays and National Brownie Day with these gooey, minty Peppermint Brownies As the cold begins to set in, it’s important for us to remember that December is all about eating as many decadent treats as possible. Between weekend holiday gatherings and the bounties of your baking-enthusiast co-workers, it’s nearly impossible to avoid the excess of sweets. So save the smoothies and quinoa for January, and enjoy your desserts. This month,…

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Holiday Gift Guide: The Beer Aficionado

Craft beer is bigger than ever. People around the world are enjoying—or making it themselves—in record numbers. Like many interests, it also opens up a whole avenue of gift ideas. So if there’s someone on your list who’s a big fan of the brew, here are a few of our picks for great beer gift ideas. YETI Tarpon Beverage Entry Tool Three tools in one, the YETI Tarpon (pictured, right) can be…

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Sales and Promotions

Time Boutique Holiday Event

A fine watch has always been a a great gift choice when you’re buying for someone who’s hard to pick out gifts for. Choose a classic, understated design, and it will work with a variety of personality types and personal styles. It’s not something that will be obsolete in a few years or become outdated when trends change. Visitors to Abt are sometimes surprised to discover the Time Boutique, a full-service watch…

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Internet of Things Sales and Promotions

Invest in Nest, Get a Free Google Home Mini

Make 2018 the year you embrace the smart home. With new refinements to connected technology coming nearly daily, it’s never been easier—or cheaper—to add smart functionality to your home. A connected home is safer, more convenient, and more efficient than an unconnected one. One of the brands that led the charge in the smart home revolution was Nest, and their eponymous thermostat quickly became one of the most popular connected devices ever.…

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Abt Exclusive Recipes

Abt-Solutely Delicious: DIY Mason Jar Cookie Kits

Homemade cookies are one of the classic components of celebrating the holidays. From marathon baking sessions with the family to enjoying the spoils of your hard work, fresh-baked cookies are something that everyone loves. But some of us just aren’t cut out for the baking game, whether it’s from lack of time or a tendency to burn everything we cook. If that’s you, but you still want to be able to give…

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Abt Exclusive Events Recipes

Addison Osta-Smith Returns for Holiday

One of our most popular guests is returning next weekend for an encore presentation that could make you the star of your holiday cookie exchange. Addison Osta-Smith, BlueStar Cooking chef and winner of MasterChef Junior, will be back at Abt to bake some of her favorite cookies for the holidays. Come by to learn the recipe, ask Addison for some baking pointers, and get a taste of the finished product. Guests of…

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Abt Cyber Monday Sale is On!

The Abt Cyber Monday Sale is here! If you didn’t score the deals you’d hoped on Black Friday, this is your chance to get all the gadgets on your shopping list. Look for special savings on some of our hottest products, like $100 off the SONOS Playbar or Playbase, or $25 off the new SONOS One. Or, prep for a productive new year with $230 savings on a Microsoft Surface Pro and…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Thanksgiving in a Blanket

The only food tradition surer than turkey on Thanksgiving is having Thanksgiving leftovers for lunch or dinner the following day—or longer. Instead of revisiting T-Day dinner between two slices of cold bread or in a soggy microwaved mess on a plate, try this simple Thanksgiving in a Blanket. In fact, it’s so easy it’s not really even a “recipe,” and the only additional ingredient you’ll need is a tube of your favorite…

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