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Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Summer is in full swing and on a hot, humid evening we like to eat a little lighter. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps, which are a popular appetizer served in many restaurants, are easy to make and serve at home. The wraps are great … Continue reading

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Southwestern Salad

Summer has officially arrived and during the hot weather people often enjoy a salad for lunch or dinner. Salad plates piled high with fresh vegetables will fill you up but can sometimes be boring but they don’t have to be. … Continue reading

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An Italian Frittata, A Quick Meal With Lots Of Flavor

An Italian Frittata, A Quick Meal With Lots Of Flavor is great any time of the day. It is similar to an omelet but is much easier to prepare as it doesn’t require being folded over onto itself so it … Continue reading

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Shrimp Scampi With Spaghetti And Garlicky Breadcrumbs

For those busy days when you think there is no way you can prepare dinner because you are either too tired or don’t have enough time,  think about making Shrimp Scampi With Spaghetti And Garlicky Breadcrumbs. In 30 minutes or less, … Continue reading

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Almondine or Amandine

Almondine or Amandine, is a fancy name for a simple food preparation that can change a bland and boring dish into something special. Trout almondine or amandine, (the spelling depends on if  you are American or European) and sole almondine … Continue reading

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Burger Tacos With Chipotle Mayo

Burger Tacos With Chipotle Mayo are perfect for Cinco de Mayo celebrations with your friends or taco night enjoyed around your kitchen table with your family. Now you are probably wondering…is it a burger or is it a taco, actually it … Continue reading

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Turkey Tenderloin With Blood Orange Sauce

Inspired by recipes from the Estremadura region of Spain that feature their famous Pimenton de la Vera smoked paprika, Turkey Tenderloin With Blood Orange Sauce brings the flavors of Spain to your table. The vivid color and sweetness of blood oranges and the smoky … Continue reading

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Cheese Steak With Broccoli Rabe, The Best Italian Sandwich

Everyone loves a sandwich but when it is for dinner, you would like it to be special. My Italian Cheese Steak With Broccoli Rabe, is the best sandwich I’ve had in a long time. Thinly sliced steak, caramelized onions and melted … Continue reading

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Thai Style Spaghetti Squash With Chicken Meatballs

Thai Style Spaghetti Squash With Chicken Meatballs is a mouthful of umami flavors. This very tasty dish will remind you of Pad Thai but is much lighter and healthier. What is great about this meal is that there are less … Continue reading

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Lamb Shanks With Gremolata Crumbs, Italian Style

Lamb Shanks With Gremolata Crumbs, Italian Style served on top of a bed of creamy parmesan polenta is a great dinner for a chilly weekend evening.  This simple dish of humble Italian origins is so flavorful that it makes a wonderful meal … Continue reading

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