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GiftWhen it comes to giving the gift of Watkins, All of our unique products make great gifts on their own, or combined in hand-selected gift sets and baskets of your creation for ANY occasion ... but as you may already know, every year Watkins offers us many new and exciting products designed especially for gift-giving!
Holiday Catalogue
This year's selection is filled with a terrific assortment of new items for entertaining and gift giving, as well as many of your favorites back by popular demand. You'll be able to find a gift for everyone on your shopping list; the gourmet chef, the aspiring baker, the homemaker, and even the "pamper me Princess"!

Why trudge through the malls and circle 3-acre parking lots to do your holiday shopping? Without further ado, we proudly present to you, Watkins 2011 Seasonal Favourites and Gift Ideas Collection ...

HEAR all about Watkins 2011 Seasonal Favorites and Gift-Giving Ideas! Click the flag to listen to a wonderfully informative and bright presentation of this year's line-up ... it's just like 'being there'! Smile!

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Vanilla Custard Tarts
with Irish Cream Sauce

1/2 cup/125 mL vanilla dessert mix
1/3 cup/80 mL sugar
1/3 cup/80 mL water
1 can (12 fl oz/360 mL) evaporated milk
6 prepared single-serve graham cracker crusts

1/2 cup/125 mL (1 stick) butter
1 cup/250 mL sugar
1 egg
2 tsp/10 mL
Watkins Irish Cream Extract

Combine dessert mix, sugar and water in a small saucepan and stir to dissolve the sugar. Add the evaporated milk and stir until smooth. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly until the mixture comes to a boil and thickens. Pour into the graham cracker crusts and refrigerate for at least one hour or until set.
Meanwhile, melt the butter and sugar in a double boiler until the butter is melted. Beat egg in a separate bowl, temper it with a small amount of the butter/sugar mixture and add it to the remaining butter/sugar mixture. Remove from heat and add the Irish Cream Extract to the sauce. Spoon over top of each tart.
Watkins Product - ExtractsLimited-Edition Extracts

You'll love these holiday favorites for their true-to-life flavor and versatility. Hazelnut adds a delightful richness to coffee, cookies, frostings and more. We know you will enjoy the sweet flavor that Danish Pastry will bring to all of your baked goods and Irish Cream brings a classic flavor to a variety of desserts.

The deep rich flavor of Black Walnut extract will be available in our smaller Trial Mark bottle. Ready to give as a gift or keep to your self for making frostings and cakes with that Watkins Product - Holiday Extractsone of a kind black walnut taste.
(2 fl oz/59 mL)

Choose from ...
#05405 Hazelnut Extract
#05539 Irish Cream Extract
Sorry - this product is sold out until next season
Danish Pastry Extract
Black Walnut New!

Just $6.99 each

Gift Idea!Team up the Irish Cream Tarts with a bottle of the 'real thing' for a truly luxurious gift that's sure to bring out the "Irish" in anyone!

Watkins Product - Baked Potato Soup Mix

Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!Baked Potato Soup

This rich and creamy baked potato soup will make a delicious, quick and easy first course for any gourmet meal. It will warm you up on those cold nights ... no one needs to know it's instant!
(7.4 oz/210 g)

Watkins Product - Cinna-Cream Sprinkles

- Sprinkle on buttered toast for the flavor of a cinnamon bun.

- Cream in with butter for a sweet spread.

- Add a sweet taste to cereal or oatmeal.

- Top ice cream for a light and flavorful snack.

- Mix with cream cheese for a bagel spread.

- Sprinkle on apples or use in baked apples.

Cinna-Cream Sprinkles

Combine Watkins Cinnamon with the sweet,
creamy taste of vanilla icing, and suddenly your
morning toast tastes like a cinnamon bun! Just sprinkle on buttered toast; also great on cereal or oatmeal.
oz/188 g)

Just $9.99

Gift Idea!

For the cinnamon lovers on your list, Cinna-Cream Sprinkles along with Watkins Bread is just the ticket to get them in the holiday spirit!

Watkins Product - Turkey Rub

Turkey Rub #05941
This convenient, pre-mixed rub has all of the spices and herbs needed to make your turkey delicious. Combine with your favorite Grapeseed Oil and rub liberally on your turkey, cook and enjoy!

Regularly $6.99 - Special $5.99

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Watkins Product - Apple-Cranberry Butter
Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!Apple Cranberry Butter
Enjoy this delightful butter with the sweet taste of apples and cranberries. It's equally perfect for a holiday feast or an everyday treat. Spread on toast and bagels, or add to any dish you would like to enhance with the delectable flavor of apples and cranberries.

Watkins Product - Pumpkin Butter
Pumpkin Butter
This indulgent condiment has the homemade taste of Grandma's. All-natural and absolutely delightful! (9.8 oz/277 g)

Just $6.99

Pumpkin Butter Cupcakes
2-1/4 cups/560 mL all-purpose flour
1 tbsp/15 mL Watkins Baking Powder
1/2 tsp/2.5 mL baking soda
1/2 tsp/2.5 mL salt
1/2 tsp/2.5 mL Watkins Cinnamon
1/2 tsp/2.5 mL Watkins Ginger
1/2 tsp/2.5 mL Watkins Nutmeg
1/2 cup/125 mL butter, softened
1-1/3 cups/325 mL sugar
2 eggs
1 cup/250 mL Watkins Pumpkin Butter
3/4 cup/180 mL milk
3/4 cups/180 mL chopped walnuts

In medium bowl stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg. In large bowl cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy; beat in eggs. Blend in Pumpkin Butter. Stir in dry ingredients and milk, blending until batter is smooth. Stir in chopped walnuts. Spoon batter into paper lined muffin tins. Fill about 2/3 full. Bake at 375 F/190 C for 18 to 22 minutes. Makes 16 cupcakes.
Watkins Recipe - Pumpkin Butter Cupcakes

Brown Sugar Frosting

1/4 cup/60 mL butter
6 tbsp/90 mL brown sugar
6 tbsp/90 mL half-and-half
2 cups/500 mL powdered sugar
1 tsp/5 mL Watkins Original Double-Strength Vanilla

In 2 liter saucepan melt butter over medium heat. Add brown sugar and half-and-half. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, until mixture comes to a boil (2 to 3 minutes). Remove from heat and add powdered sugar and vanilla; beat until well mixed (1 to 2 minutes). Let cool to spreading consistency (5 to 10 minutes). Frost cupcakes.

Honey Butter Spread

1/2 cup/125 mL unsalted butter
1/2 cup/125 mL honey
1 tsp/5 mL Watkins Cinnamon
1 tsp/5 mL Watkins

Melt butter in microwave, add honey and mix well. Add the vanilla and cinnamon.
Honey Butter will thicken as it sits.

Try This: Spread on Watkins Bread Mix made with 12 oz lemon-lime soda or on a freshly baked loaf of Watkins Pumpkin Bread.

Watkins Product - Pumpkin Bread Mix
Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!Pumpkin Bread Mix
Few things are as naturally warming as the aroma of fresh, authentic pumpkin bread. Makes 1 loaf. (16 oz/453 g)

Gift Idea!Pair a package of Watkins Pumpkin Bread Mix with a mixing bowl and spatula. That college student on your list will be delighted to have warm, fresh-baked bread...just like at home.

Watkins Product - Snickerdoodles Cookie Mix

Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!Snickerdoodles Cookie Mix #05400
Back by popular demand! Snickerdoodles are delicious ... and with Watkins, they're easy!
(12 oz/340 g)

Shortbread Cookies

1 package Watkins Shortbread Cookie Mix
1 cup/250 mL butter
1 tsp/5 mL Watkins extract of choice
1 cup/250 mL chocolate chips, melted*

Preheat over to 350 F/180 C. Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl. Cut butter into the mix until a dough can be formed. Roll out dough to 1/4-inch/5 mm thick. Use a cookie cutter to make 3-inch/8 cm cookies. Place cookies on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 11 to 12 minutes or until the edges are golden brown. Cool at least 15 minutes.

*Dip in chocolate and top with sprinkles. Let cool until set on a sheet of parchment paper or foil.

Watkins Recipe - Shortbread Cookies

Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!Shortbread Cookie Mix #05625
Everybody loves buttery shortbread cookies - now you can make them at home easily! Enjoy them made by the basic recipe on the package*, dip them in melted chocolate or flavor them with one of our fantastic extracts.** One package makes approximately 2 dozen cookies. (12 oz/340 g)
* Just add butter, roll out, cut and bake!
** Add 1 tsp/5 ml Watkins Vanilla or any of Watkins Extracts for exceptional flavor!

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Watkins Product - Garlic Parmesan Snack & Dip Mix
New! Garlic Parmesan Snack & Dip Seasoning #02073
Watkins Garlic Parmesan Snack & Dip Seasoning blends the creamy flavor of Parmesan cheese with the mouth-watering taste of garlic. Excellent on crackers, bagels or anywhere you would like the perfectly blended flavor of garlic and Parmesan.

Just $8.99

Tip!Both of our newest Snack & Dip Mixes would also be a delicious coating for chicken or pork when blended with flour or bread crumbs!

New!Watkins Product - Jalapeno & Cheddar Snack & Dip Mix Jalapeno Cheddar Snack & Dip Seasoning

With just the right amount of heat for any appetite Watkins Jalapeno Cheddar Snack & Dip Seasoning is a welcomed addition to every appetizer platter. Mix with sour cream for the perfect pretzel or chip dip.

Just $8.99

Gift Idea!

Pair these two dips with a decorative serving bowl and let the party begin!

Watkins Product - Peppermint Stick CocoaSorry - this product is sold out until next season!Peppermint Stick Cocoa #25347

J.R. Watkins Peppermint Stick Cocoa with just the right amount of peppermint, Peppermint Stick Cocoa makes the perfect end to any holiday meal.

Watkins Product - White Chocolate Almond Cocoa

Sorry - this product is sold out until next season!White Chocolate Almond Cocoa #25315

Gift Idea!

Watkins "Giftables" ...
... ready to give to a teacher, baby-sitter and friends!

Still can't decide what to get??

Wonder what I should get?Watkins Product - Gift Certificate... A Watkins Gift Certificate is Always Perfect!!
Let the ones you love go on their own Watkins shopping spree, compliments of you! A Watkins Gift Certificate is available in $1.00 increments starting at just $10 - and is mailed directly to the gift recipient complete with a Full-Line Catalogue! A Watkins Gift Certificate is the perfect way to do your 'far-away' or 'cross-border' shopping without any of the usual hassles!

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