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Chopped challenge #5: Tiramisu Trifles

Course: dessert

Ingredients: chocolate wafer cookies, cream cheese, espresso powder, balsamic vinegar

When I quizzed her about this set of ingredients, my mom (it’s her birthday today; happy birthday, Mommy!) immediately said cheesecake, and as I think about it, that makes a lot of sense. 1,282 more words

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Chopped Challenge #5: Mystery Basket Revealed!

Course: dessert

Ingredients: chocolate wafer cookies, cream cheese, espresso powder, balsamic vinegar

What would you make? Give me your ideas in the comments, then come back tomorrow to see how I fit them all together… 17 more words

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Chopped Challenge #4: Green Gazpacho "Shooters" with Mayonnaise Toasts

Course: appetizer

Ingredients: sourdough bread, buttermilk, mayonnaise, ginger

Unlike other Chopped Challenges N. has issued me, this one emerged Athena-like: fully formed and near immediately (though admittedly without… 669 more words

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Chopped Challenge #4: Mystery Basket Revealed!

Course: appetizer

Ingredients: sourdough bread, buttermilk, mayonnaise, ginger

What would you make? Give me your ideas in the comments, then come back tomorrow to see how I fit them all together… 17 more words

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Chopped Challenge #3: Bourbon chocolate ice cream “sliders” with spiked, salted praline

Course: dessert

Ingredients: Hawaiian rolls, chocolate syrup, bourbon, sea salt.

For my first foray into dessert, N. gave me a list of ingredients that, at least in two cases, were deviously chosen with ulterior motives. 1,510 more words

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Chopped Challenge #3: Mystery Basket Revealed!

Course: dessert

Ingredients: Hawaiian rolls, chocolate syrup, bourbon, sea salt.

What would you make? Give me your idea in the comments, then come back tomorrow to see how I fit them all together…. 17 more words

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Chopped Challenge #2: mole inspired lamb and sweet potato chili with corn chip cornbread

Course: entree

Ingredients: lamb, sweet potatoes, chives, corn chips

The first thing I thought of when N. issued me this “mystery basket” was meatballs: the lamb and chives would be pressed lovingly into a tender little sphere perhaps reminiscent of… 1,564 more words

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