Trick or Treat? This spicy caramel popcorn from Centennial Celebrations is both.

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As the weather gets colder, we thought what better time to share this tasty autumnal treat from our sixth Junior League of Denver cookbook, Centennial Celebrations. Slow-Burn Caramel Popcorn Centennial Celebrations Serves: 6 1⁄2 cup butter 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1⁄4 cup light corn syrup 1 tablespoon molasses 3⁄4 teaspoon Louisiana hot sauce… Read More

3 Essentials For Every Summer Party

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With warmer weather (hopefully) on the way, now is the perfect time to start planning outdoor gatherings. Check out these summer party photos and tips from Centennial Celebrations, our 100th anniversary cookbook coming in July! The Menu Menu seasonality matters. Not only can it save money, but it also shapes your guests’ experience. Serving rich and stick-to-your-bones… Read More

How to Create a Festive Spring Tablescape

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Whether you’re celebrating a holiday, such as Easter, or simply getting together with family and friends, set the right tone for you event with a festive tablescape!

An Irish Treat from Centennial Celebrations

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As we near the release of our sixth Junior League of Denver cookbook, Centennial Celebrations, we thought what better time to share a celebratory treat – just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! Our Recipe Collection and Testing Committee reviewed and sampled hundreds of recipe submissions, and we have to admit that beer in chocolate… Read More

Food That Looks As Good As It Tastes

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Back to JLD Blog home  You’ve heard it before – people eat with their eyes long before they actually taste their food. Our committee kept this in mind when choosing the 200+ recipes for Centennial Celebrations. From light bites and healthy dinners to decadent desserts and party favorites, Centennial Celebrations features food for every occasion.… Read More

Meal Prepping 101

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Back to JLD Blog home  In today’s world, time is starting to become harder and harder to find. It’s challenging to find time to devote to close friends and family; it’s difficult to find time to cook for yourself or for your whole family; and sometimes, it’s tough to find time just for yourself. With… Read More

Welcome to the JLD Cookbook Blog!

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Back to JLD Blog home  Welcome to the Junior League of Denver’s Cookbook Blog! We’re officially less than a year out from the launch of our sixth cookbook, Centennial Celebrations! With more than 200 recipes and stunning food photography, this is bound to be one of our best books yet! In anticipation of the release,… Read More