5 Steps to Create the Perfect Meat and Cheese Board

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Ready to host the best dinner party? Learn how to put together a meat and cheese board to impress your guests. It could not be easier to make, once you know how to do it well. With our techniques, there are just 5 steps to creating the perfect appetizer spread that everyone will love. Keep reading to learn more!

The Best Hot Chocolate and Hot Cocoa Recipes

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One of the best winter traditions is sipping on a large mug of freshly made hot cocoa. It can instantly transport you to the best cold-weather childhood memories. Let the tradition continue by making your favorite hot chocolate from our roundup of tasty recipes, so you can sip and savor for many winters to come.

The Best Homemade Hot Cocoa

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Do you love holding a warm mug of hot cocoa on a chilly winter night? The quintessential cold-weather beverage perfect for all ages, our basic homemade hot cocoa is an easy recipe to share and enjoy with family and friends, from kids to adults. Simply heat and whisk the ingredients together, then enjoy! Read more now.

25 Homemade Holiday Candy Recipes That You Have to Try!

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Making holiday candy for gift-giving and sharing at parties is a time-honored tradition. Add a few new delights to your roster from our roundup of the best candy recipes, from chocolate bark and truffles to marshmallow pops and caramels, toffee to candied citrus peel, and more. Discover our picks now on Foodal.

69 Finger Food Appetizers That Are Perfect for Holiday Parties

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With the holiday season in full swing there are so many potlucks to attend and parties with friends, family, and coworkers. But what are you going to serve? Our roundup of the best finger food appetizers has everything you’ll need, from savory to sweet. Find the best ideas to satisfy a variety of diets on Foodal.

5 of the Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers

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Are you looking for the perfect present for the coffee lover in your life? Or maybe you’re hunting for a couple updates to your own coffee-centric supplies? Check out Foodal’s gift guide for some unique gift ideas for any java junkie. We offer 5 great options, from basic ingredients to ultimate splurges.

29 of the Best Christmas Cookies for Holiday Baking

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Break out your sheet pans and roll up those sleeves – it’s cookie time! We’ve gathered the best of the best for holiday baking in our roundup, from crisp and crunchy to soft and tender, dolloped, rolled, or cut out, dipped and decorated with royal icing. There’s something for everyone here! Read more now on Foodal.

The Best Homemade Hot Chocolate

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Rich and creamy homemade hot chocolate made with bars of chopped bittersweet chocolate is a seriously decadent upgrade to the classic hot drink for winter. Whisked together with whole milk and half-and-half, a little granulated sugar, and vanilla extract, everyone will melt with delight after the first sip. Read more.

Foodal’s Favorite Cookbooks and Food Reads for Holiday Gift Giving

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Which delicious reads are on your holiday shopping list? Cookbook and culinary enthusiasts will love our roundup of top picks for the holiday season, and they’re perfect for gifting. For the citrus lover, world traveler, cooking newbie, or seasoned chef, there is something for everyone in our list. Read more now.

Non-Alcoholic Beverages to Boost Your Holiday Spirit

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Whether you’re abstaining from alcohol or simply sober-curious, that doesn’t mean you can’t participate in a toast this holiday season. From craft beer to bubbly sippers, we’re sharing the greatest hits on the non-alcoholic market right now that will quench your thirst, but keep you levelheaded. Read more now.

Top Holiday Gift Ideas for the Food and Drink Lover

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Looking for a holiday gift to delight the food lover in your life? You’ve come to the right place! From edible or drinkable treats to subscription boxes to must-have appliances, utensils, gadgets, and more, we’ve got it all and we’re eager to share. Learn about our top picks and where to find them now on Foodal.

Spiced Kabocha Squash Custard

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Pie crust isn’t for everyone, and these individual kabocha squash custards taste just like pumpkin pie filling with no crunchy crust in sight. The thick and creamy base features fun fall favorites like a homemade roasted squash puree, maple syrup, and pumpkin spice blend. Learn how to make this gluten-free recipe now.