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Desserts to Make Using Candy Canes

During this time of the year, candy canes are everywhere. You are bound to get a bundle as a treat from one of your neighbors, and if not they are pretty inexpensive to buy. Peppermint flavored anything is great to make for holiday parties and celebrations and will be a welcomed treat at all of your gatherings.

4 Dairy-Free Cheese Spread Blender Recipes

4 Dairy-Free Spreads

Working at Blendtec allows for much creativity and the unlimited use of our blenders. One of our coworkers is lactose intolerant and so we took to making a few recipes that we could all enjoy. In one of the recipes we subbed cheese with cashews and BINGO! We were in business. Serve these spreads up with whole wheat pita chips or water crackers and enjoy.

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What is Agave Nectar, and Why Use It in Recipes?

What is Agave Nectar? It is derived from the heart of the agave plant and is gaining popularity as a sweetener because it is lower on the glycemic index and does not raise blood sugar levels as high as white sugar. Agave Nectar enhances the flavors of foods and works well in many recipes. Opt for this sweetener in the following recipes and let us know what you think!