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Bring Laura Secord into your kitchen

Ganache is just one of the highlights of Laura Secordís Holiday 2002 promotional campaign, whose focus is "Entertaining with Laura Secord." Anyone interested in creative entertaining ideas this holiday season will love Laura Secordís fabulous new recipes to be available in stores. The delectable, easy to make recipes feature ingredients from Laura Secordís tried and true product line, as well as the new Ganache line. Hereís one example thatís sure to become a holiday favourite:


  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 3 teaspoons coarsely ground black pepper
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons chilli powder
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 box Laura Secord Deluxe Mixed Nuts (400 grams)


Place all ingredients except nuts into a large skillet, heat on medium high until bubbling.

Lower heat to medium and add nuts, tossing well to coat nuts with the mixture. Continue cooking until liquid reduces to a drier, sticky glaze.

Serve warm


To reheat any leftover nuts, place on a baking sheet and heat for about five minutes on a rack near the top of a 350-degree oven.

Crafty Idea For Entertaining

Check out Laura Secordís simple and fun craft ideas. The Chocolate Wreath described below is a clever way to use chocolate treats and will keep your guests coming back for more.

Chocolate Wreath

  • 20 Laura Secord foil-wrapped Chocolate ornaments (choose from peanut butter or caramel flavoured)
  • 1 boxwood or pine wreath
  • Small holiday decorations

Tie the foil ornaments firmly onto the wreath and intersperse with colourful holiday decorations. Let your guests help themselves and be sure to replenish for the next round of guests.

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