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Grandma K's Turkey Gravy Recipe

Here’s a stress-free recipe that’ll impress Grandma herself! Seasonings and a shallot add wonderful flavor` to this velvety gravy, which tastes just as good the next day. 119 more words


The Art of Dulce de Leche

The other day while rummaging around in my larder, I came across a can of sweetened condensed milk that had shifted to its far reaches.  Normally this wouldn’t be reason to break out in a big smile, but it struck me as utterly serendipitous, since I had been thinking about it earlier in the week. 583 more words

Appetizers And Snacks

Lentil Loaf: Not your Usual Shades of Grey

As recent as last week, had I been asked the likelihood of lentil loaf appearing in this blog, I would have responded, “Highly improbable.” In my mind, it conjured up a bland mass of boring shades of grey not worth pursuing.  859 more words


Homemade Croutons

1/2 teaspoon salt, plus more for sprinkling
1 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper
1/4 teaspoon cayenne
1/2 teaspoon paprika
2 teaspoons dried parsley
1 teaspoon dried basil… 107 more words

Condiments And Sauces

Honey-Dijon Port Reduction

This is a rich, complex reduction that pairs well with roast pork, game or chicken. It’s delicious with pan-seared salmon and other strong tasting fish. You can make the reduction ahead and keep in the freezer for a quick week night meal. 331 more words


Streusel Cheesecake

by Heather Harris Brady

This recipe is based on a cookie from Maida Heatter’s Book of Cookies. I’ve tweaked it into more of a cheesecake, and added a poached raspberry topping. 402 more words


Quickled Beets (Quick Pickled Beets)

Quickled Beets | Quick Pickled Beets (hot process)
We don’t all have the space or time to pickle quarts of vegetables to put by for winter. 431 more words