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The Mince Pie Taste Test of 2014

Food is important everyday but at Christmas the ranking in importance of food shoots right up. Being honest there’s at least one of the following (but most likely all) of these items in your home: tubs of crisps (think Cheeselets, Pringles, Cheddars, Twiglets and the like..), cake, Christmas Pudding, excess vegetables, pate, dip (everyone love dip!), huge boxes and tubs of chocolate and saving one of the best until last…mince pies. 866 more words


Guajillo Salsa: Recreating a Favorite

Above is the chile aisle at my local grocer. I love picking out ingredients for new/old recipes.

When it comes to my palate, salty treats trump sweet treats.  638 more words


Festive spirits

It’s nearly Christmas and that means the season of eating and drinking is upon us. I’m partial to a festive cocktail or two and these recipes are perfect for using up those extra ingredients you have lying around the kitchen at this time of year. 222 more words

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31 Days of #RealSchoolFood: Taste Tests Are Terrific

Two FB photos inspired today’s post – both from districts that I admire. The first is from Lessons from the Lunch Lady, aka Wendy Garman who had the pleasure of meeting at SNAPa meeting last summer. 572 more words

A Ginger Showdown

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And we’re not talking about dueling redheads.

No, we’re talking about the rhizome! And we’re talking about infusions again: ginger liqueur, of course! 1,077 more words


NICE! Yogurt Covered Pretzels

I am so into this NICE! brand I discovered at Walgreens.  Everyone I have tried so far has been 99 cents for a nice 4oz or so bag of product.   73 more words

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Taste Test: Yuengling's Ice Cream

It’s a family name we all know very well here in northeastern and central Pennsylvania, famous for its many flavors of beer.

But the Yuengling family is also famously known for another sweet venture. 53 more words

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