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Ancho Turkey Chili

In dinners On October 22, 2014 2 Comments

As you so often read on my posts, that my recipes are created for someone else.  The most gratifying part of cooking is watching other enjoy what you… Read More »

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Tomato Caprese with Pesto

In appetizers, Tuesday's Cooking Tip On October 21, 2014 4 Comments

I wrote last week about making a pesto.  Pesto is so versatile.  I made the pesto for an adaptation of the traditional caprese.  I made this Tomato Caprese… Read More »

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Pumpkin Scone

In Breakfast, Desserts On October 20, 2014 12 Comments

Tis the season for pumpkin.  So why not try to make a pumpkin scone?  The biggest tip I can share about making these scones is that the pumpkin… Read More »


Pumpkin Tortelloni Recipe

In dinners On October 17, 2014 3 Comments

Yield:  4 servings Ingredients:  Tortelloni (Rav Dough) 2 well-packed cups of unsifted flour 2 large eggs (about 1/2 cup) 1 tsp kosher salt 5-6 egg yolks (about 1/3… Read More »


Grill-Roasted Carrots With Sweet Soy Glaze

In Sides On October 17, 2014 0 Comments

These carrots develop a natural sweetness as they’re roasted on the grill. A finishing brush with a honey and soy sauce mixture leaves them with a glistening glaze… Read More »


Curried Coconut Chicken Soup

In appetizers, Soups On October 17, 2014 0 Comments

Bring on the cooler weather if that means we can slurp up bowls of this aromatic Curried Coconut Chicken Soup!  This Curried Coconut Chicken Soup is one of… Read More »

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Friday Five – Sugar

In Desserts, Friday Five On October 17, 2014 0 Comments

This Friday Five – Sugar is so sweet.  I was sitting with my wife and daughter watching The Voice and I was asking myself what should I do… Read More »

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Raspberry Parfait

In Desserts On October 15, 2014 4 Comments

This raspberry parfait is another example of watching the Food Network while working out and just kind of guessing on the amount of the ingredients.  This time, it… Read More »

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How to make Pesto

In appetizers, Tuesday's Cooking Tip On October 14, 2014 8 Comments

My daughter is sitting next to me and I just told her she was going to make it into the blog again.  I told her the post was… Read More »

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Italian Bread

In bread, Sides On October 13, 2014 6 Comments

Italian Bread is such a good bread.  Like it’s French neighbor, it has a really good crust and it is soft and light in the middle.  What is… Read More »