Brush off the grill and pack up the picnic basket with fresh ingredients.

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7 Ways to Grill for a Smokin’ Good Memorial Day

Posted May 24, 2016

Let’s dust off the grill, shall we? With spring comes tulips, ramps, sunshine, and our dear old friend, the backyard. If someone can tell me one thing that doesn’t benefit from the smoke and sear of a grill I’ll hand over my next vacation…

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Salad: It’s What’s for Dinner Tonight

Posted May 10, 2016

I’m all too familiar with the last-minute, there’s-nothing-to-eat-in-my-fridge dilemma. Maybe I haven’t been grocery shopping, or I’m sick of eating the leftover soup I made a few days ago. Either way, I continue to open the fridge expecting a miraculous discovery of new,…

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Plum-Vanilla-Thyme Jam

Posted September 27, 2015

When I set out to make small batch jam, my friend Kate always comes to mind. In my humble opinion, she is the queen of French jam, especially when it comes to utilizing a country’s bounty. A few weeks back, she…

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Tomato Lobster Sauce

Posted September 17, 2015

Lobsters are my September indulgence. After a long season of growing, preserving, and processing the summer harvest for the colder months, I’m exhausted and need a little break. Instead of crawling up into a ball and retreating to the back of the barn, I…

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Lobster Stock

Posted September 17, 2015

Wait! Before you discard all those beautiful lobster shells, think about all of the amazing dishes you’re missing out on that need lobster stock to make. Now take a moment–and a few ingredients and a little patience–to create this unique stock. You’ll thank…

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Watermelon Margarita

Posted August 30, 2015

One of the most popular recipes on Eat Boutique, this Watermelon Margarita is everything summer in a glass, or as in this updated recipe, a series of glasses, right? There are fifteen thousand ways to be sure that summer is in full…

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