Oatmeal Lace Cookies

Want to try something a little different over the holidays? These delicate oatmeal lace cookies are unique and delicious – we dare you to eat just one! Ingredients: 1 cup butter 2 ¼ cups light brown sugar 2 ¼ cups rolled oats 3 tbsp. all-purpose flour 1 tsp. salt 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 tsp. vanilla Directions: Preheat oven to ...

Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies

Are you participating in a cookie exchange for the holidays? Try our recipe for Peanut Butter Bacon cookies, it's a unique twist on a definite winner! Ingredients: 1 cup creamy peanut butter ½ cup white sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp. baking soda 7 slices cooked and diced bacon Directions: Preheat oven to 375°. Beat peanut butter, ...

December: What’s Happening

December brings wintery temps and holiday excitement! As we get into the spirit of the season, we’ve got lots planned at the resort… From a week of family fun to celebrating the New Year, 3 different ways! Here’s just some of what we’ve got planned for this month: Be Our Guest: Why not plan a stay-cation and spend your Christmas break with ...

Apple Cider Sangria

Looking for a signature drink for your next gathering? Give our Apple Cider Sangria a try! Directions: Fill a wine glass with ice. Add 1 oz. Grand Marnier. Add 3 oz. white wine and apple cider. Stir and garnish with an apple slice. Need some more recipes for your holiday entertaining? Visit us here: http://www.hockley.com/?s=recipe

Pumpkin Brownies

If you just can’t get enough of fall’s favourite flavour, give our pumpkin brownie recipe a try! Ingredients: ¾ cup all-purpose flour ½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt ¾ cup butter, melted 1 ½ cups white sugar 2 tsp. vanilla extract ¼ cup cocoa powder ½ cup pumpkin puree ¾ tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. each ground nutmeg and ...

Pumpkin Mousse

Looking for a lighter take on a seasonal flavour? Try our recipe for pumpkin mousse! Ingredients: 15 oz. pumpkin puree 1 cup plus 2 cups heavy cream (35%) ¾ cups icing sugar ½ tsp. pumpkin pie spice 1 tbsp. vanilla extract Directions: In a pot, heat pumpkin puree and 1 cup of heavy cream. Add sugar, spice and vanilla. Transfer mixture ...

Pickling Series: The Basics

Looking for a dill-icious new hobby? You might try pickling! What exactly is pickling, you ask? Well, pickling is the process of preserving or expanding the lifespan of food by either anaerobic fermentation in brine or an immersion in vinegar. Did you know that pickles are a cinch to make at home? You can make a few pint jars in ...

October: What’s Happening

The time for cooler nights, crisp mornings and cozy sweaters has arrived – it’s officially fall! Celebrate the season and take part in the fun at Hockley Valley Resort. Here are just a few of the upcoming events we’ve got planned for the season: In a Trance: Looking for a unique and fun night out? Get ready for an evening ...