Our Favorite Rainbow Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Our Favorite Rainbow Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Here at Mother Rucker’s Sweets, St. Patrick’s Day is one of our very favorite holidays. Besides the parades, the shamrocks and the impending spring weather, this holiday makes a great excuse to dig into your box of food coloring and recreate the leprechaun’s rainbow right in your own kitchen. Here are a few of the […]

Do you know the shelf life of your baking ingredients?

Do you know the shelf life of your baking ingredients?

Have you ever followed a baking recipe exactly only to wind up with a total flop? Chances are it’s because you used an ingredient that was past its shelf life. No matter how well-sealed your pantry’s canisters and zip-top plastic bags are, your baking ingredients will start going bad once they’re opened. To prevent your next […]

5 Cherry Recipes to Try This Month

5 Cherry Recipes to Try This Month

Cherries have been a part of America’s heritage ever since George Washington chopped down the cherry tree. Maybe that’s why we celebrate National Cherry Month in February — the month of Presidents Day and Washington’s birthday — instead of in mid-summer, when cherries are in season. Whatever the reason, we’re taking this opportunity to share […]

How to Bake the Perfect Cookie

How to Bake the Perfect Cookie

Whether you use butter or shortening, more or less flour, brown sugar or white, a cookie is a cookie, right? While that may be true, the ingredients and baking techniques you use can make a world of difference in the flavor and texture of your cookies. As bakers of delicious desserts, like the ever-popular Chocolate Chippies […]

How to Gift our Cookie Brittle to Every Type of Friend

How to Gift our Cookie Brittle to Every Type of Friend

Looking for the perfect gift to send a friend who needs a pick-me-up or a reminder of how much you appreciate them? Look no further than a Cookie Brittle Collection from Mother Rucker’s Sweets. Our Cookie Brittle is sweet, crisp and made from scratch with wholesome ingredients. It makes the perfect post-meal sugar rush or accompaniment to […]