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Kung Pao, Szechuan Style Chicken With Peanuts

Whether sitting in a beautifully decorated Chinese restaurant in a cosmopolitan city or ordering from the takeout menu of your local Chinese restaurant around the corner, Kung Pao, Szechuan Style Chicken With Peanuts is probably one of the most popular dishes ordered in … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, When Everyone’s Irish

St. Patrick’s Day, When Everyone’s Irish. Whether you live in Ireland, known fondly as the Emerald Isle, are of Irish heritage or just want to be Irish for a day, you may be  planning to go to a pub on St. … Continue reading

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Braised Beef Stroganoff

I’m sure you are familiar with the phrase “everything old is new again“. Whether it is clothing, hairstyles or even food, over time a true classic never disappears but waits in the background to be rediscovered. Case in point is … Continue reading

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Deconstructed Chicken Pot Pie

After a two week holiday in warm and sunny Florida, my husband and I returned to our home in New Hampshire where we were greeted with 30 inches of snow on the ground. When temperatures are below freezing and it … Continue reading

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Carolina Inspired Pulled Pork Sandwich

Juicy, melt in your mouth pork is wonderful served as part of a main meal but it also makes a great sandwich. Inspired by the pulled pork sandwiches I enjoyed in South Carolina during a road trip two years ago, I … Continue reading

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Pulled Pork Tacos

Pork, beer, and onions…did I get your attention. A pork shoulder is braised with beer and onions in a slow cooker, then shredded to make Pulled Pork Tacos. You will have plenty of meat to make tacos to feed your family … Continue reading

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Caldo Verde, A Portuguese Kale Soup

Caldo Verde, A Portuguese Kale Soup is a healthy, hearty and delicious tasting dish. While kale has become a trendy green, touted in recent years because of its many health benefits, families in Portugal have eaten this green for hundreds … Continue reading

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Chicken And Sausage Gumbo, A Louisiana Specialty

Chicken And Sausage Gumbo is a Louisiana specialty that will tantalize your taste buds. When I visit the historic city of New Orleans, I like to explore the diverse culinary offerings found throughout the French Quarter, the Garden District and … Continue reading

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Peppers With Lamb And Rice Stuffing

Peppers With Lamb And Rice Stuffing flavored with aromatic spices and fresh herbs may bring back memories of a treasured recipe your family has passed down from one generation to the next. With stuffed vegetables being found in many ethnic cuisines, … Continue reading

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Cheers To The New Year

Father time is waiting in the wings to remind us that a new year is on the way. With that in mind, I’m here to say “Cheers To The New Year“. As we count down the hours until the arrival of … Continue reading

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