Entries by Big Tree Maple

Granulated Maple Sugar – What is it and How do I use it?

Granulated Maple Sugar is the most versatile product that is made from maple syrup.  Because it has no available water, this product is totally shelf stable, it will not separate or mold.  As long as the container is kept tightly closed it will last at room temperature indefinitely and will not change its consistency.  It […]

SPICY MAPLE LEMONADE

Ingredients: 12 oz spring water 2-4 small lemons (to taste) pinch of lemon zest pinch of cayenne (to taste) 2 Tbsp. Big Tree Maple syrup (more if desired) 1/2 cup ice Directions: Squeeze the lemons, start with two.  Add lemon juice, water,cayenne,and maple syrup to blender.  Blend a few seconds.  Add ice, blend until frothy […]

Maple Conversion Guidelines

1 cup white granulated sugar = 1 cup maple granulated sugar  or  1 cup maple syrup (reduce other liquids by 1/2 cup).   1 cup packed brown sugar = 1 cup +1 TBSP maple granulated sugar  or 1 cup + 1 TBSP maple syrup (reduce other liquids by 1/2 cup).

Skier’s Maple Hot Buttered Rum

1/4 cup Pure New York Maple Syrup 1/4 cup of rum 1/4 cup of boiling water 2 teaspoons butter (or margarine) Nutmeg   Directions: Bring water to a boil.  Add Maple syrup , rum and top with butter and freshly grated nutmeg. makes 2 servings.

MAPLE APPLE SQUARES

1 yellow cake mix 1 stick butter 1/4 cup Big Tree Maple syrup 3 or 4 apples 8 oz. cream 1 tsp cinnamon 1 egg whipped cream Directions In bowl, place yellow cake mix and the butter ( can use butter substitute).  Mix these together with pastry blender until crumbly and reserve 2/3 cup in […]

MAPLE MILK SHAKE

1/4 cup pure Big Tree Maple syrup 1 cup milk 1 large scoop vanilla or maple walnut ice cream   Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour into a tall glass, enjoy immediately!!

Crunchy Maple Snack Mix

INGREDIENTS 1 box rice or corn squares 1 bag Goldfish pretzels or 1 cup small pretzels 1 cup Maple Syrup “the real stuff” 1 stick butter 1 cup chopped walnuts   DIRECTIONS Mix cereal and pretzels, heat syrup and butter about 2 minutes, add nuts then pour over cereal.  Pour on sprayed baking sheet, heat […]

New York Pure Maple Salmon

INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup maple syrup 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 clove garlic, minced 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 pound salmon DIRECTIONS In a small bowl, mix the maple syrup, soy sauce, garlic, garlic salt, and pepper. Place salmon in a shallow glass baking dish, and coat with the maple syrup […]