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Potatoes With Chives and Cream

A former coworker of my husband came across this recipe and shared it on the faceplace. My husband noticed and shot me an email asking to please try this, soon! A quick look at the recipe, from the nice folk … Continue reading

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Parfait! Blender Hollandaise Sauce

There are folk out there who maintain that one should be able to make Hollandaise the traditional way before giving in to the ease and convenience of using one’s blender to cut out all that (let us be totally frank, … Continue reading

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Veal Patties With Cherry Peppers and ???

When I was a kid, my mom would sometimes pick up a pack of veal patties from the freezer case at the market and serve them for dinner, pan fried and maybe served with a tomato sauce – though not … Continue reading

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Smashed Potatoes With Cream Cheese

I’d added half of my sautéed onion & ‘shrooms to the pot for Chicken Pierre, had asparagus prepped to go in the steamer, and just needed something wonderful to spoon that sauce over along with the chicken. Smashed potatoes! But … Continue reading

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Sautéed Onion & ‘Shrooms

So… at first glance, this might could seem to be a weird choice for a post like “who can’t sauté onion and ‘shrooms?” But. Round about these parts, a one pound container of sliced ‘shrooms has been cheaper than an … Continue reading

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Feta Pie

Whether for an appetizer course or lunch, this tasty little cheese pie will be a big hit with the folk you share it with. The only thing I will change the next time I make it will be to make … Continue reading

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Parfait! Orange Cream Cake

So, yeh, it’s the new year. That doesn’t mean we can’t still have cake, though; and this cake (or the many other versions like it) is so darned simple to toss together that it has become my go-to cake of … Continue reading

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Parfait! Caramel Puff Corn

First, let me just warn you that this stuff is wicked addictive, and one handful will not be enough. Fortunately, it is also wicked simple to toss together, and makes a nice holiday foodie gift (at least a gallon zipper … Continue reading

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Parfait! Cherry Crisp Bars

So… this is and it isn’t really a Parfait! recipe. It is a Parfait! because it is based on those wicked fine Apple Pie Bars and uses the same, most excellent, pastry recipe; but it also isn’t a Parfait! because … Continue reading

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Parfait! Better Apple Pie Bars

A few weeks ago, I made a batch of Apple Pie Bars according to a recipe from the nice folk at Kraft foods; and they were quite good. But… Tho’ I (for once) followed instructions and used the sized pan … Continue reading

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