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  1. Taste test: Dried cranberries

    Taste Test

    Cranberries sometimes get a bad rap for being too tart. I used to buy them only around Thanksgiving, when I could smother them with sweeteners for a colorful side dish. These days, they are a frequent addition to many summertime meals. I bake them in my favorite orange and cranberry muffins, sprinkle them on a green …

    Dried cranberries.
  2. Taste test: new products from Welch's, Barilla, Snyder's and Thomas

    Taste Test

    When I woke up recently to the smell of bacon and maple syrup wafting from my kitchen, I was anticipating a short stack of buttermilk pancakes slathered with butter and maple syrup. Instead, my husband was toasting an English muffin. It was a new, limited edition bacon buttermilk pancake-flavored muffin from Thomas. …

  3. Taste test: Orange juice

    Taste Test

    If you are treating Mom to a homemade breakfast this Mother's Day, our panelists have some suggestions for the orange juices they would prefer alongside their pancakes, eggs or bagels. Judges sipped 13 brands of orange juice, most of which were not from concentrate and did not contain pulp. They picked a few familiar …