Grandma’s Garden

Grandma's Garden Seasoning Mix or Grandma's Garden Dip Mix

Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix or Grandma’s Garden Dip Mix


Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix or Grandma’s Garden Dip Mix is great sprinkled on chicken, tenderloin, steaks, fish, add to soups and breads or make a tasty cheese-ball. Recipes are included for a wonderful beer battering and salad dressing too.

All Natural, No MSG, No Cholesterol, No Trans Fat, No Sugar Added, No Salt Added, No Gluten, No Preservatives, Non-GMO

Sampling of Recipes that are on the back of Grandma’s Garden Seasoning packages:

GRANDMA’S GARDEN DIP MIX: 1 package Seasoning, 1 1/3 cup sour cream (or Buttermilk) 2/3 cup Mayonnaise (NOT Salad Dressing) Mix and Chill 2-4 hours or overnight.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN CHEESE BALL MIX: Combine 1 package of Seasoning with 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, form into a ball, coat with crushed crackers or nuts, and refrigerate until hardened.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN GOURMET BURGERS: In a bowl, sprinkle Seasoning to taste over hamburger meat and mix well. Cover bowl and place in a refrigerator for at least two hours. Form into patties and cook.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN WARM CHEESE DIP/FONDUE: Blend 1 package of Seasoning with 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese and 4+ Tbsp of milk to thin. Microwave for 45 seconds, stir, then heat an additional 30-60 seconds, or until hot.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN SEASONING: Sprinkle on Hamburgers, Chicken, Roasts, Steaks,Popcorn, Pork Chops, Fish, French Fries, Eggs, Veggies, Potatoes, Soup, Pretzels, Nuts, Rice and Pasta.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN GOURMET FLAVORING: Add to taste to your Cream Cheese, Mayo, Butter, Oils, Marinades, Breads and Cottage Cheese.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN BAKED FISH: Preheat oven to 350. Wet fish fillets with water and roll in Seasoning. Place on greased cookie sheet or pan, drizzle with butter (and optional white wine) Bake until fish flakes easy with a fork.

GRANDMA’S GARDEN SEASONED PRETZELS: In a large Zipper bag mix 3/4 cup oil and 1 package Seasoning. Add 1 pound of pretzels and mix until pretzels are completely coated. Pour the pretzels onto 2 cookie sheets. Bake at 250° for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown, stir occasionally. Cool completely and store in an airtight container. 

GRANDMA’S GARDEN PAN FRIED FISH: Combine 1/2+/- package Seasoning, 1/2 cup flour, and optional 1/2 tsp. salt. Wet fish fillets with water and roll in seasoning mixture. Add 3+ Tbsp. of oil to skillet. Fry fillets on medium heat (approximately 4 minutes each side) or until fish flakes easily with a fork.

Loaded Hasselback Baked Potato

Loaded hasselback Potato camp recipe

Large potatoes, baked 
Sliced ham
Cooked bacon slices 
Cheese slices
Starla’s Seasoning Mix– Glorious Garlic, Peppercorn Ranch, Citrus Dill, Parmesan Pesto, Nacho Mama
Slice baked potatoes without cutting all the way through the bottom. Between the cuts, stuff a slice of cheese, bacon and ham. Add small dabs of seasoned butter on top of each of the slices. Salt & pepper to taste. Wrap potato in double layer of tin foil lightly sprayed with cooking spray. Place on a hot BBQ for 20+ minutes or until potato is hot and cheese, ham & bacon have melted together. Top with sour cream, green onions, more bacon.

Grandma’s Garden Honey Chicken

Honey Garlic Chicken recipe, Garlic chicken recipe, garlicky chicken recipe, sweet cheicken recipe


Easiest honey garden chicken recipe ever!
Spread a thin layer of honey over chicken, sprinkle it
with Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix and bake until done. 

Grandma’s Garden Vegetable Dip or Chip Dip

Dip mix, sour cream and mayonnaise dip, veggie dip


Combine 1 package of Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix
1-1/3 cup sour cream (or buttermilk)
2/3 cup Mayonnaise (NOT salad dressing)
Mix and Chill 2 -4 hours or overnight

Serve with fresh veggies, crackers or chips. ENJOY!!!

Mary Jo’s Seasoned Cheese Curds



1 pound of cheese curds
1-3 tablespoons of your choice of Starla’s Seasonings.
Add seasoning to taste to bag of cheese curds, and shake until evenly coated.

Mustard HorseradishCitrus DillGlorious GarlicGrandma’s Garden and Parmesan Pesto are fabulous. For spicy cheese curds try adding Mango Chipotle or Habanero

Grandma’s Garden Beer Dip 

Garlic Beer Dip, cheese garlic beer dip, spotted cow beer dip


In a medium bowl, combine 2 (8 ounce) packages softened cream cheese, and 1/2 package of Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix or Glorious Garlic Seasoning Mix. Stir in 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese, and then 1/3 cup beer. Cover bowl, and refrigerate for at least 3 hours, or overnight if possible.

Cheesy Bacon Grandma’s Garden Chicken Pasta

cheesy bacon ranch chicken pasta recipe, cheesy chicken pasta recipe

Ingredients for Cheesy Bacon Garlic Chicken Pasta:
8 ounces penne pasta
1 Tablespoon butter
1 Tbsp flour
2 Tbsp dry Grandma’s Garden seasoning mix *
2 cups milk
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1/3 cup cooked, chopped bacon
2 cups cooked chopped chicken
*Optional ½ chopped cooked onion

Directions: In a large pot, cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and set aside. In same pot melt butter and the add flour and stir. Cook flour for 1 minute. Slowly whisk in milk. Continue cooking until sauce thickens. Stir in Grandma’s Garden mix and cheese. Stir until cheese melts. Add chicken, bacon and pasta and optional onion. Stir until well blended. Enjoy!

* Also excellent made with Peppercorn Ranch, Salsa, or Habanero

Grandma’s Garden Scalloped Potatoes & Ham

Glorious Garlic Scalloped Potatoes and Ham recipe


This dish is a crowd-pleaser with its creamy sauce, chunks of ham and
potato slices and a nice hint of garlic!
•6 tablespoons butter, divided
•1/4 cup all-purpose flour
•1 teaspoon salt
•2 Tablespoons Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix
•1/4 teaspoon pepper
•3 cups 2% milk
•6 cups thinly sliced peeled potatoes
•1-1/2 cups chopped fully cooked ham
•1 small onion, grated
Optional: 1/2 cup shredded cheese

• In a large saucepan, melt 4 tablespoons butter. Stir in flour, Grandma’s Garden, salt, and pepper until smooth. Gradually add milk; bring to a boil, add cheese. Cook and stir for 2 minutes.
• Combine potatoes, ham and onion; place half in a greased 2-1/2-qt. baking dish. Top with half of the sauce; repeat layers.
• Cover and bake at 375° for 65-75 minutes or until potatoes are almost tender. Dot with remaining butter. Bake, uncovered, 15-20 minutes longer or until potatoes are tender.

Grandma’s Garden Bluegills with White Wine and Butter

citrus dill white wine fish recipe, dill wine bluegill recipe, butter wine dill fish recipe

This was the easiest recipe to prepare and so tasty!
1. Freeze your tail off on the ice to get the bluegills, and then drink coffee to warm up while you have your sweet husband cleaned them.
2. Lightly greased a pan with edges, and placed a layer of bluegills* inside.
3. Melt 1/3 cup butter and mixed it with 1/3 cup of white wine, and poured it over the fish. Sprinkle with Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix 
4. Bake at 350 degrees until they flake easily with a fork.
*Also good with cod, walleye, salmon, perch and more.

Grandma’s Garden Olive Oil

Garlic Olive Oil, Infused Garlic Oil, Bread Dipping Oil


Heat your olive oil of in a saucepan on low. Add your seasoning to taste
and let it steep. Cool, strain and store in an airtight container.
If the ingredients in the olive oil start to show any signs of spoilage, discard the rest of the oil immediately.

Dip your artisan bread or add flavor to: shrimp or chicken stir-fry, pasta, vegetables, baked potatoes, popcorn, roasted fish, grilled pork chops and more!

Flavored Butter


Add Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix into your butter for a terrific flavor on your vegetables, bread, or pasta.

Deviled Grandma’s Garden Eggs

Deviled Citrus Dill Egg Recipe

1/2 packet Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix
2 cups mayo
2 dozen eggs
1 Tablespoon mustard (optional)

Combine Seasoning and mayo. Chill mixture for at least 4 hours. Boil 2 dozen eggs and let cool. Peel the eggs and cut in 1/2. Remove yolk and blend the yolk in with the Glorious Garlic Mixture. Refill the eggs with the completed mixture. Sprinkle with parsley flakes or paprika powder.

Easy Crock Pot Roast

Garlic roast recipe, seasoned roast recipe

1 (3-4 pound) roast 
1 package Grandma’s Garden, Glorious Garlic Seasoning or Peppercorn Ranch

Add roast to crock-pot, sprinkle with Grandma’s Garden, Glorious Garlic or Peppercorn Ranch Seasoning. 
Add onions, carrots, potatoes or other vegetables
Cover and cook on low for about 7 or 8 hours. 
Remove, and let stand before slicing. 
Also works great with pork, venison and chicken!

Pan Fried Seasoned Fish

Pan Fried Seasoned Fish, Fish recipe


1/2+/- package Grandma’s Garden or Glorious Garlic Seasoning Mix
1/2 cup flour
1/2 tsp. salt (Optional)

Wet fish fillets with water and roll in Seasoning Mixture. Add 3+ Tbsp. of oil to skillet. Fry fillets on medium heat (approximately 4 minutes each side) or until fish flakes easily with a fork.

Easy Grandma’s Garden Bread

Easy Garlic Bread Recipe, Glorious Garlic Bread, Cheesy Garlic Bread Recipe, Glorious Garlic Recipe


Slice French bread into 1/2-inch thick pieces. Melt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, add 2 tsp. Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix. Brush mixture onto slices, place on baking sheet.
Optional– Sprinkle with shredded cheese. Bake at 425° for 7-9 minutes.


Grandma’s Garden Seasoned Pretzels

Seasoned Prezels, Seasoned Pretzel recipe, spicy pretzel recipe


In a large Zipper bag mix 3/4 cup oil and 1 package Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix. Add 1 pound of pretzels and mix until pretzels are completely coated. Pour the pretzels onto 2 cookie sheets. Bake at 250° for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown, stir occasionally. Cool completely and store in an airtight container. 

*Make spicy pretzels by adding a package of Habanero!

Easy Grandma’s Garden Cheese Ball

Cheese Ball Mix, Salsa Cheese Ball

Mix 1 package of Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix with 16 oz. cream cheese. Refrigerate until hardened. Form into a ball and coat with crushed crackers, cheese or nuts.

Star Wars Cheese Ball

Star Wars TrooperCheese ball

The Star Wars Storm Trooper Cheese ball I made for my brother’s birthday party. It was easier than I thought it would be to do!
Directions: I mixed two 8 oz. bricks of cream cheese with one package of Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix placed it in cling wrap so I could shape it without touching it. I finely grated some mozzarella, and covered the outside of the Trooper in the cheese. I sliced a few olives to accent the head, and I was done.

Chicken Cheese Ball


Super easy and cute chicky cheese ball. 

Place one 8 ounce brick of cream cheese with 1/2 package of Starla’s Seasoning into a plastic bag. Mix in bag until well blended. Roll cheese ball into shredded cheese until evenly coated. Add an almond for a beak, raisins for eyes and red peppers for the comb.

Chicken cheese ball makes a cute addition to any Springy party.

See video below for how I made mine:

Drunken Pheasant

Drunken Pheasant, beer braised pheasant, baked pheasant, bacon beer pheasant


1/4 lb thick cut bacon, chopped into 1/2″ chunks
2 pheasants, quartered
1 medium onion, finely diced
3 tbsp. Glorious Garlic Seasoning or Grandma’s Garden Seasoning
12 oz of your favorite beer
1 tsp. sea salt
1 tsp. black pepper
1.5 tbsp. flour

In a large saucepan, fry the bacon until crisp. Remove with slotted spoon to paper towels to drain. Sprinkle pheasant pieces with
Seasoning, then brown on medium heat in the bacon drippings, turning to brown all sides. Remove to a plate when pheasant is done. Add onion to the pan and cook until tender. Sprinkle on the flour, pepper, salt, and stir in beer. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly.  Place pheasant into large baking dish, pour pan ingredients over pheasant and sprinkle with bacon. Cover and bake at 325° for 55 to 65 minutes, or until pheasant is tender. Serve with rice, noodles or mashed potatoes.

Seasoned Cauliflower and Broccoli 

Grandma’s Chicken and Rice

1 packet Grandma’s Garden Seasoning or Glorious Garlic Seasoning
1½ cups uncooked long  rice
4 chicken breasts
1 can cream of chicken  soup or cream of mushroom soup
2 cups water
1/2 cup chopped onions

Grease 16”x11” baking dish. Cover bottom of baking dish with uncooked rice and onions. Place chicken on top of rice. Pour soup and
water over chicken. Sprinkle Grandma’s Garden or Glorious Garlic Seasoning generously over chicken. Cover baking  dish tightly with aluminum foil. Bake at 375° for 1½ hours. DO NOT OPEN the foil, or the rice will burn.

Jody’s Tortilla Roll Ups

1/2 packet of your choice seasoning (Grandma’s Garden, Citrus Dill, BLT, Glorious Garlic, Parmesan Pesto)
1 8 oz. package cream  cheese, softened
1/4 cup real mayonnaise
1 package tortilla shells
Shredded cheese
Meat (ham, turkey, corned  beef, pastrami, etc.)
Black olives, diced (optional)
Onion, diced (optional)
Mix together cream cheese, mayonnaise and Dip Mix.
Spread mixture onto tortilla shells. Cover with your choice of meat topping, shredded cheese, onions  and black olives and roll. Refrigerate until firmly set, overnight is best. Slice into pinwheels. Serve.

Salad Dressing

Your Favorite Dip Mix
1 cup sour cream
1 cup mayonnaise (Do not use salad dressing such as Miracle Whip®, use real mayonnaise.)
Combine 1 packet of dip mix with 1 cup mayonnaise and 1 cup sour cream. Thin with milk to desired consistency. Mix well and chill overnight. Shake or stir before serving. You may use low fat or nonfat products with this mix, but your results may vary.

Grandma’s Garden Cottage Cheese

2 tbsp. Glorious Garlic Seasoning Mix, Grandma’s Garden Seasoning or Pesto Parmesan Seasoning Mix
16 oz Cottage cheese.
Mix Seasoning Mix into cottage cheese until well blended.  You can add more mix if you want a stronger

Warm Cheesy Garden Chicken Dip

2 cup +/- Shredded cooked chicken
8 oz. cream cheese
1/2 pack Glorious Garlic Seasoning Mix or Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix
½ +/- cup Ranch salad dressing
8 oz. shredded cheese.
Mix ingredients together and bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. Serve with tortilla chips.


Carol’s Mashed Potato Casserole

1/2 packet Glorious Garlic Seasoning Mix or Grandma’s Garden
8 cups prepared mashed potatoes
3 Tbls. butter, softened
1 cup sour cream
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
3 Tbls. of Diced Onion (optional)
Preheat oven to 350°. Grease bottom of 9×9-inch glass casserole dish. Use 8 cups of real mashed potatoes. Add Glorious Garlic or Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix, butter, sour cream and 1-1/2 cups cheese, and onion. Mix well. Spread mixture into greased casserole dish. Sprinkle remaining cheese over top and bake until bubbly and brown for approximately 20 minutes.

Grandma’s Garden Burgers

In a bowl, sprinkle Grandma’s Garden Seasoning Mix to taste over ground venison or hamburger and mix well. Cover bowl and place in a refrigerator for at least two hours. Form into patties and cook.(Optional: Flatten two patties, cheese in middle and seal sides)