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I flipped my diet upside down

I completely changed my diet over the last few weeks. My dietitian put me on a nutrient dense, casein (milk protein), low sugar free diet as well as, continuing my gluten free one. 177 more words

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Ode to Julia Child's apple pie

Is there anything more American than apple pie? Well, I’m sorry to say that I think the French may outdo the Americans on this point. 644 more words

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Boller--the ultimate Norwegian comfort food

Boller, a type of sweet buns, is the ultimate Norwegian comfort food. Sick? Mom will make boller to make you feel better. Bad weather? Mom will make boller to make the day pass by. 541 more words

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Smooth, soft biscuits 

Today’s project was to dedairyfy my favorite biscuit recipe. These biscuits have the smoothest texture from the addition o f boiled egg yolks. I only know of one other baked good that contains egg yolks: berlinerkranser–a Norwegian Christmas cookie, which name roughly translates to Berliner Wreath–with an amazingly smooth almost-sticks-to-the-roof-of-your-mouth-but-not-quite texture. 269 more words

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Dairy free, gluten free Nutella cake heaven

One of my favorite cakes growing up was Sarah Bernhardt: a dense almond cake with chocolate cream and topped with a chocolate glaze, named after the French actress of the same name. 509 more words

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Rhubarb Dessert Soup

Rhubarb is a terribly underutilized vegetable: the few who knows of its existence cannot see past the pie or, in the US, past the strawberry rhubarb pie. 582 more words

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Lemony Hollandaise Sauce

Today was a sad day: we picked the very last Meyer lemon off our tree in the front yard. I had a hard time deciding on a suitable and honorable way to celebrate this last lemon: should I make lemon bars, lemonade, or use it in a fruity tropical drink? 258 more words

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