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How to Make the Perfect Gravy

How to Make the Perfect Gravy

November 06, 2020

Before you reach for a package of instant gravy from your pantry, consider whipping up a hearty gravy from scratch.   A rich and flavorful gravy completes any dish and this post will give you all the tips on how to make the perfect gravy. 

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Apple Cinnamon Rolls From Butter & Baggage

Apple Cinnamon Rolls From Butter & Baggage

October 30, 2020

Cinnamon rolls are always a treat!  These Apple Cinnamon Rolls with caramel syrup are a decadent treat!  They would make a lovely holiday breakfast or a simple way to make an ordinary day special.  They have the warm flavors of fall but can be enjoyed year round!

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Introducing the Ergo Spout® Mini

Introducing the Ergo Spout® Mini

October 08, 2020

We are so excited to announce that we have developed a new product that is now available in our shop!  It’s the Ergo Spout® Mini!

We have always believed that you should be able to pour from a mason jar without making a mess, and sometimes you only need a drizzle.  The Mini is the perfect way to evenly dispense small amounts of liquid from a jar.

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Discover the 10 Sauce and Gravy Recipes in our Cookbook

Discover the 10 Sauce and Gravy Recipes in our Cookbook

August 15, 2020

A gravy or sauce can make or break a dish. It can round off a roast or tie together a traybake. It goes without saying that everyone should have an arsenal of sauce and gravy recipes on hand. We included our favourite sauces and gravies in our Ergo Spout® Specialty Cookbook. Take a look at what you can expect from this saucy section of our must have cookbook:

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Discover the 10 Salad Dressing Recipes in our Cookbook

Discover the 10 Salad Dressing Recipes in our Cookbook

July 14, 2020

Homemade salad dressings are much healthier than store bought since they don’t contain additives and preservatives. Furthermore, because you make them fresh, they can often be far tastier! Our Ergo Spout® Specialty Cookbook contains 10 salad dressing recipes, all perfect to make and serve in mason jars fitted with an Ergo Spout®.

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Discover the 10 Syrup Recipes in our Cookbook

Discover the 10 Syrup Recipes in our Cookbook

June 26, 2020

It’s hard to resist a sweet sticky syrup that can be drizzled over pancakes, ice cream or even cake and brownies.  Our Ergo Spout Specialty Cookbook  has 10 recipes that will have you licking you lips.  The cookbook also includes ideas and instructions for putting together the perfect waffle bar or ice cream bar to enjoy these yummy syrups.  Here is a sneak peek at the stars of the syrup section:

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How to Make Crepes with the Ergo Spout®

How to Make Crepes with the Ergo Spout®

June 14, 2020

Crepes are light and thin pancakes that can be used for both sweet and savory dishes. Though commonly associated with Belgium, the crepe actually originates from France. It is said that when serving porridge, some would spill out and sizzle on the hot skillet, the result was a thin but tasty crepe! It is such a special food that France even has ‘The Day of Crepes’ on February 2nd, often celebrated by having crepes for dinner.

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2 Ingredient Raspberry Syrup

2 Ingredient Raspberry Syrup

May 19, 2020

Who doesn’t love raspberry syrup? It’s a beautiful addition to any sweet dish. It adds a pop of color to the plate and its tangy taste perfectly compliments rich creamy dishes. This simple 2 ingredient raspberry syrup will help you add that little something extra to your dishes without any fuss at all.

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The Perfect Chocolate Syrup for Chocolate Milk

The Perfect Chocolate Syrup for Chocolate Milk

January 28, 2020

What could be better than a cold glass of milk with your cookies? Chocolate milk, of course! This easy recipes whips up the perfect chocolate syrup for chocolate milk. It melts perfectly into a glass of milk and can be used with so much more!

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Buttermilk Syrup in a Mason Jar

Buttermilk Syrup in a Mason Jar

November 11, 2019

Buttermilk syrup is mild, sweet and definitely buttery with hints of vanilla.  You will love it drizzled over your favorite pancakes, waffles, or French toast!

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Asian Salad Dressing in a Mason Jar

Asian Salad Dressing in a Mason Jar

October 07, 2019

There is one salad that never lasts long at my house: cabbage slaw with chicken and a sweet Asian dressing.  It’s filling enough for a meal but is light and delicious as a side dish.  I love to make the Asian salad dressing in a mason jar and serve it with the Ergo Spout®.

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How to Prepare and Store Rice Pilaf in a Mason Jar

How to Prepare and Store Rice Pilaf in a Mason Jar

October 01, 2019

Mason jars are the perfect storage container for making your own convenience foods.  We all love to have easy ready-to-use mixes in our pantry and rice pilaf with pasta (a.k.a. Rice-a-roni) is no exception.  It’s easy to make pre-made rice pilaf mixes and store them in a mason jar so they are ready when you need a quick side dish.  We hope you’ll love this recipe for homemade rice pilaf in a mason jar.

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