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Abt-solutely Delicious: Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Let’s be honest. Resolutions have to start on a Monday, and since last Monday was a holiday, that means today is the day your diet starts. Last week, in our smoothie bowl recipe blog, we mentioned that one of the keys to maintaining a successful lifestyle change is to find replacements that help you enjoy some semblance of your favorite—if unhealthy—foods. If you want to give up calorie-and-carb-filled pizza, it’s tough to drop…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Berry Smoothie Bowls

This smoothie is a tasty way to get your daily fruit fix New year, new you, right? If you’re committed to living a healthier life and eating better in 2018, you’re not alone. There’s no better time to start making positive health changes than right now. It can be difficult, but one of the best ways to succeed at staying committed to eating right is by finding healthy alternatives that you actually enjoy. Maybe…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Soft Pretzel Bites

We’ve got one last big celebration to enjoy before we start counting carbs and calories, before it’s time to get back to regular meal prep, the morning smoothies and quinoa and kale salads with dinner. If you’re hosting the New Year’s Eve party this year, you can’t go wrong with comforting finger foods like these deliciously soft pretzel bites. They’re surprisingly easy to make, pair well with any number of dips or fine…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Christmas Cranberry Streusel Muffins

Depending on your household, Christmas morning is either a chance for some quiet reflection, or a mad dash to open presents as soon as the sun breaks the horizon. Maybe it’s a bit of both. Whether you’re planning on unwinding or unwrapping, the family will need some fuel. These Cranberry Streusel muffins are perfect for a cold winter morning, and ideal if you know you’ve got a large holiday feast later in…

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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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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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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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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-solutely Delicious: Slow Cooker Cider

Outside our windows, it’s currently cold, cloudy, and raining; basically a typical November afternoon. It’s also the perfect situation for a warm drink, like this spiced apple cider. Made in a slow cooker, it uses fresh, seasonal ingredients, doesn’t take much work, and is a great pick-me-up for days like today. And, with the addition of your favorite rum or whiskey, it’s a great cocktail for your upcoming holiday party. Plus, it…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Spinach Artichoke Dip

Comfort food season has arrived. When it’s cold and blustery outside, all we really want to do is hang out inside with something warm and hearty to take our mind off of the steady march of winter. One of our favorite kitchen tools for getting this done is the cast iron skillet, a versatile and durable dish that safely goes right from the cooktop to inside the oven. It even makes an…

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