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Five Mini Desserts for a Sweet Little Treat

Posted April 18, 2016

I have yet to master the art of keeping fresh produce in a household of one. Thankfully, there is always baking to the rescue. One particular afternoon, a bowl of shiny, red apples stared at me from the kitchen table, begging to be eaten before…

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Grapefruit Sage Cocktail

Posted February 4, 2016

We are in the middle of the citrus season and, this year, we’ve enjoyed an abundance of it. If you come to our house between now and March, there will most likely be a big bowl of our bounty on the counter,…

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Poached Earl Grey Pears with Vanilla Cream

Posted December 22, 2015

As Christmas edges closer, we all try to streamline and simplify life in the kitchen, keeping a few quick recipes up our sleeves. I look for recipes that offer the best reward for minimal effort. This poached pear is exactly…

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Cocktails: The 12 Days of Holiday Food Gifts

Posted December 16, 2015

From sparkly dresses to twinkling lights, from decadent greenery to jazz standard carols, the holidays are a time for decadence. Our favorite form of indulgence is a gorgeous cocktail (or two)! This year we’re craving drinks with personality and wintery…

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Pickles: The 12 Days of Holiday Food Gifts

Posted December 3, 2015

This is a call out to home cooks who have spent humid, wallpaper-peeling-hot summer days slaving over a stove, plunging hundreds of jars of pickles into the bubbling cauldron of a water bath canner, because, well, that’s when cucumbers are…

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Jam: The 12 Days of Holiday Food Gifts

Posted December 2, 2015

Jam is the ultimate holiday gift. Let us count the many ways: Jam is beautiful, sweet, and therefore universally loved. Jam has made a place for itself at breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, aperitifs, and midnight snack. Jam can be made…

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