2012 Taste of Home Cooking School

10:20am

Savory Onion Chicken

Prep/Total Time: 30 min. Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients 1/4 cup all-purpose flour, divided 1 broiler/fryer chicken (3 to 4 pounds), skin removed and cut up 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 envelope onion soup mix 1 bottle (12 ounces) beer or nonalcoholic beer...

10:20am

Fall Pear Pie

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 55 min. + cooling Yield: 8 Servings Ingredients 8 cups thinly sliced peeled pears 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup quick-cooking tapioca 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg Pastry for double-crust pie (9 inches) 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/4 cup...

12:00am

Culinary Specialist Michael Barna

Michael Barna is a born entertainer who loves sharing his talents with his audiences. “I love being on stage, entertaining, and sharing my love of cooking,” exclaimed Barna. “It’s all about bringing the family back to the table.” His love of family food can be traced...

12:00am

Pumpkin Pie Dip

Prep/Total Time: 10 min. Yield: 32 Servings Ingredients 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 2 cups confectioners' sugar 1 cup canned pumpkin 1/2 cup sour cream 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1/2 teaspoon grou...

12:00am

Greetings!

Cooking demonstrations by Taste of Home staff and local vendor booths provide fun and excitement The famed Taste of Home Cooking School, attended by nearly 5 million people over the last 20 years, is coming to your town! So grab your spatula, as well as family, friends and neighbors, and j...

12:00am

Taste of Home Cooking School sponsors

Presenting sponsor -- Sun Journal: This award-winning newspaper has been providing local news and charitable sponsorships in its community for nearly 150 years. This family-owned business is part of the Sun Media Group, an organization which includes several well-known weekly newspapers and their...

12:00am

Cooks Who Care

Cooks Who Care is a program created by Taste of Home to celebrate acts of caring by home cooks and communities across the country. Everyone is invited to bring a canned good to the show for the Cooks Who Care program. One of our sponsors, L&S Windows, will have a van in front of the scho...

12:00am

Colorful Cranberry Sweet Potato Bake

Prep: 45 min. Bake: 35 min. Yield: 6-8 Servings Ingredients 1-1/2 pounds sweet potatoes 1-1/2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries 2/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup orange juice 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon butter 1-1/2 cups granola without raisins D...

12:00am

Orange-glazed Turkey

Prep: 35 min. Bake: 4-1/4 hours Yield: 18-20 Servings Ingredients 2 teaspoons salt 2 teaspoons pepper 2 teaspoons dried savory 2 teaspoons rubbed sage 1 turkey (18 to 20 pounds) 2 medium pears, thinly sliced 1 large onion, quartered 1...

12:00am

Caramel-Pecan Apple Pie

Prep: 45 min. Bake: 55 min. + cooling Yield: 8 Servings Ingredients 7 cups sliced peeled tart apples 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 3 tablespoons sugar 4-1/2 teaspoons grou...