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Apple Pie

Making an apple pie from scratch isn’t for everyone, but if you’re one of those brave ones that want to do it this recipe is for you. Before your pie comes out of the oven let me tell you about…

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Baby Back Ribs

This recipe parboils ribs for faster cooking time. It’s easy and delicious. Ingredients: 2 slabs baby back ribs 2-½ c barbq sauce (I always go for a sweeter barbq sauce made from molasses) 1 onion peeled and halved 1 carrot…

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Summer Gazpacho

Gazpacho was one of the things I fell in love with while working at a restaurant in Santa Monica California. Gazpacho is best when the vegetables are at their best, summer, and the soup is best after it refrigerates for…

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Beef bourgeon

Beef bourgeon is a classic French beef stew with chunks of flavorful beef in a rich sauce with roasted carrots and onions. By far this is one of my favorite meals and I love serving it with crunchy bread or…

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Popovers

A Popover is an easy recipe and they are made from very simple ingredients- eggs, flour, butter and salt. However, when they are beaten together and added to an extremely hot oven- magic happens.

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Blackberry and blueberry pie

Warm blackberry and blueberry pie with an amazing sweet and savory sage crust. That’s right, a sage crust. Before you click to the next recipe let me explain why this has a sage crust. Sage is earthy and pairs well…

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Meatball sub

Meatball subs have become my go to meal for my kids- why you ask? There are a few reasons: my oldest is a very picky eater but he loves a good hot dog bun and the shredded mozarella cheese, next my youngest…

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Beet, green bean and spinach salad

Spring means fresh greens, heirloom beets and green beans and this salad recipe is a great way to combine all three. Good fresh beets are simply delicious and for those of you who have never had one or are turned off by their pungent…

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Raspberry rhubarb crumble

I don’t know about you but I am always in the mood for a good crumble and the closer we get to summer the fresher and cheaper the berries get! I created this raspberry rhubarb recipe with two ideas in…

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