Posts Tagged ‘pillsbury’

The Doughboy rises again


A new Pillsbury Doughboy balloon will make its first official flight in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. But thanks to its test launch earlier this month, you’re seeing it first right here. The Doughboy was one of six new balloons made for the parade to fly at “Balloonfest” on a sunny Saturday, Nov. 8, high [...]

Holiday sweets and sides: Our top picks

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Yes, holidays are made to highlight traditions. Think perfectly browned turkey with crackling skin, a fluffy pile of mashed potatoes. But you can also mix things up and wow your friends and family members during the holidays with sweets and sides that are sure to shine. SIDES  Microwave Risotto with Winter Squash, Maple Syrup and [...]

What would you give the Pillsbury Doughboy?


If you could give the Pillsbury Doughboy a gift, what would it be? The family in the newest commercial featuring Poppin’ Fresh gave him … Wait for it …. A pair of jeans. Huh? Take a look at “The Gift”! “Pillsbury and the Doughboy have brought warmth to holiday traditions for decades, but this modern [...]

2014 holiday treats and eats


The leaves have turned and most have blown from the trees, so our thoughts turn to hot cider, steaming cups of cocoa, Thanksgiving gatherings and yes, the winter holidays. We’ve got our gifts ready early this year as we reveal the limited edition holiday products. Pillsbury Sugar Cookies are back, but we’re also bringing you [...]

Creative tips and tricks from Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest Finalists


The 100 finalists who competed this morning at the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest in Nashville, Tennessee each have a story. Whether it’s their first, second or third time making it to the top 100, they each can credit someone or something for sparking their creative juices in the kitchen. It’s usually a parent, grandparent or [...]

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 Tennessee, 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, Tennessee, Hall’s hometown. She will walk the Contest floor at the Omni 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 [...]