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Holiday Baking On a Budget

December 08, 2017

Save time and money on holiday baking and cooking by following a few simple tips:
  • Consider baking in bulk. Choose one baked good and let all friends and family enjoy.
  • Try a private brand. Dollar General’s Clover Valley brands offers a full selection of baking essentials and comes with a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
  • Purchase everything in one place. Dollar General offers many baking goods, kitchen tools and supplies needed to wrap up the holiday treats.
Dollar General’s Easy Meals has numerous holiday budget-friendly recipes that friends and family will love.  Find more Easy Meal recipes here or access more by visiting www.dollargeneral.com/easymeals.
Cracker Pesto Christmas Tree
A quick 10-minute recipe!

1 (8-oz.) pkg. Clover Valley® Brick Cream Cheese
1/4 cup basil pesto
1 Tbsp. chopped red peppers
Cinnamon stick
  • Cut block of cream cheese diagonally in half. Place triangles together to resemble Christmas tree on serving plate. Cover with pesto.
  • Add peppers for the tree ornaments. Insert cinnamon stick at base of triangle for the tree trunk.
  • Serve as a spread for crackers.