Tag Archives: cherries

Fruit Salad With Cucumber

??? Yep, you read that headline correctly; I was looking at a surfeit of fruit and cucumbers that I was wonder what, exactly, to do with. But then, I was meeting friends for lunch and conversation and mebbe some wine. … 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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Spicy-Sweet BBQ Pulled Pork

So. I bought this recipe magazine as a joke for my very favorite mom-in-law, who kinda (secretly) hates pitch in dinners. But, as it happens, there were a lot of interesting ideas packed into those pages, so I ended up … Continue reading

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Granola Bars

We were visiting my sister for an extended weekend and, mindful of all of us trying to eat (at least a little bit) healthier, she forewent her traditional morning sideboard groaning with croissant, danish, and other pastry treats in favor … Continue reading

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Cherry Pastry Bars

I came across this recipe on the interwebs, and knew I’d have to make it – cherries are one of my very favorite treats, and a cherry pastry that looked to be as simple to toss together as this did … Continue reading

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Cherry Tree Fireball

And we’re back… It was a perfect day to explore Robie House and environs in Hyde Park – as you can mebbe guess from this image – but now we’re back home and closing out the long, holiday weekend. With … Continue reading

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Parfait! Cherry Cola Ribs

“If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe” I found myself thinking of this Carl Sagan quote one day while scrounging in my pantry for a jar of barbecue sauce to slather … Continue reading

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Brandied Cherries

I had made this pretty darned kickin’ cheesecake ice cream, and, yeh, it was good and all, but it needed a little sumpin’. Like mebbe cherries. Like mebbe brandied cherries. Good thing I took advantage of those sales last summer … Continue reading

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Forgiving Cherry Jam

I’ve been making marmalades forever – six citrus, plain-ole orange, clementine – but I was still pretty darned pleased with myself at how my Plum Jam (and the subsequent Plum Sauce) turned out; and so I felt fairly well jam-able … Continue reading

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Cherry Cobbler

So, I was listening to the radio last week, getting stuff ready for July 4, and the guy who gave the recipe for that oh! so good No-Egg Mayonnaise started talking about his favorite dessert – cherry cobbler. It got … Continue reading

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