December Recipes


A three-tier tray of various types of seafood.

Sensational Seafood

Bring the experience of a 5-star seafood restaurant home with a showstopping seafood tower appetizer and two delicious entrées.

Cheers to Us

It’s time to celebrate! Give a bubbly greeting this New Year with a sparkling wine from your Hy-Vee Wine & Spirits department. Or try one of our special spritzer drink recipes.

A woman's hand holding a tiny shrimp taco.

Make It Mini

These recipes may be tiny, but they’re still big on flavor. Shrink down classic recipes to yummy, bite-size form for social media-worthy treats that are easy to share with a crowd.

Three whole pears.


Fill holiday gift baskets, baked goods and more with the sweet seasonal flavor of pears.

A man in a green apron serving a platter of roasted pork loin.

Holiday Special

Impress holiday dinner guests with one of these easy, elegant entrées, or place your order and let Hy-Vee do the cooking.

An advent calendar with cookies behind each door.

Seasons Best Cookies Advent Calendar

It’s cookie season and the countdown has begun! We searched through the Seasons archives to come up with 24 awesome cookies worthy of an encore. One taste and we think you’ll agree!

A hand holding some grapes over a glass of white wine.

Simply Wine

Modern winemakers return to centuries-old traditions to create wine with fewer additives. Look for clean winemakers like Avaline and more at Hy-Vee.

A charcuterie board with the words "It's a Wonderful Board" carved into the wood surface.

It's a Wonderful Board

Meat and cheese are just the beginning. Easily impress large crowds with showstopping and delicious food boards—learn the basics with this helpful guide.

A bowl of buttery mashed potatoes with a spoon stuck in them.

How to Make Mashed Potatoes

The perfect mashed potato is open to interpretation but try this 3-step process as a starting point. Learn some problem-solving tips for common mashing mishaps.

A blueberry coffee cake sliced to reveal the crumb.

Hy-Vee Seasons' Best Of

In honor of Seasons’ 100th issue, we looked back through thousands of recipes to find 10 of the absolute best culinary creations we could find.