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Revealed: The official apron of the 2014 Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest

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Letterpress printing and baking don’t have many ties – unless you count the official apron of the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest. When 100 finalists compete in the Bake-Off Contest next week in Nashville Tenn., they’ll be wearing aprons designed by Hatch Show Print, one of America’s oldest letterpress printing shops. Hatch is located in the Country Music [...]

Celebrity chef Carla Hall will host the Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest


Pillsbury has named Carla Hall of ABC’s “The Chew” the official host of the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest, coming up Nov. 3, in Nashville, Hall’s hometown. She will walk the Contest floor at the Omni Nashville Hotel, visit with the 100 finalists and then emcee the Bake-Off Contest Award Show later that night. Hall will announce the [...]

How to have a howlin’ Halloween

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Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party or just need a crazy quick dinner before Trick or Treating, we’ve got your Halloween needs covered. Kid-friendly Halloween party Even little monsters need refreshment and these Candy Corn Smoothies hit the spot! Serve mummy dogs with a side of Halloween sweet potato fries that are fun, irresistible and [...]

Our top five favorite game day recipes

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With football season in full swing, we’ve rounded up five of our favorite recipes for game day. Fire up the remote — the snacks just got interesting! Queso Fundido with Fire Roasted Tomato Salsa Game day cheese dip gets a much needed makeover with Monterey Jack and queso Chihuahua cheeses — both of which are [...]

What’s your favorite fall pumpkin treat?

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All pumpkin, all the time, right? Next to the leaves changing colors, pumpkin-flavored everything is now an autumn rite of passage. People love pumpkin products in the fall. How do we know? Well, in September, October and November, the most popular seasonal recipe flavor at is … you guessed it, pumpkin. In fact, consumers [...]

5 tips to get veggies into your favorite family meals

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If you’re like the typical American family, dinnertime is crunch time – kids arriving home from school, getting everyone ready for practice, games, music lessons, doing homework, taking the dog for a walk and getting everyone to bed on time. So, where does dinner fit in there again? Gina Neely, celebrity chef and TV host, [...]

Tasty changes for three of our brands


Fans of three popular General Mills products are noticing some changes. Trix, Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Pillsbury Toaster Strudel all went through a flavor infusion recently. Let’s start on the cereal side. The change for Trix centered on removal of the colored swirls that had been featured in the corn puff cereal for a decade, and a [...]

A real fruit ninja


What do Pillsbury Toaster Strudel, Guinness World Record holding swordsman Isao Machii and Fruit Ninja all have in common? They all came together at a fun event in Los Angeles to celebrate the news that Toaster Strudel is now made with more fruit! We invited Machii, who is a trained Samurai, to be a real-life Fruit [...]