Thursday, December 14, 2017
Taste Test

Taste test: Crispy onions

Crispy onions sprinkled atop the traditional green bean casserole is a sure bet for most of us this Thanksgiving. But our judges like the texture of the onion straws on a variety of foods — from salads to burgers to baked potatoes. When my mom used to do her holiday shopping, she had few options for crispy casserole toppers. This week, we found seven brands of crispy onions at local grocery stores. Our judges plan to make a trip to Walmart or Target this season to pick up their store brands of onions.

Kathy Saunders, Times correspondent

Taste test: prepared mashed sweet potatoes

Taste test: prepared mashed sweet potatoes

If you want to spend more time with your family and friends this holiday season and less time in the kitchen, our judges suggest serving Hormel’s mashed sweet potatoes. No need to wash, peel and heat potatoes. Just pop the container in the microwave ...
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