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Best! Cranberry Relish

It is that time of year again. Time to make the cranberry relish. And not just any cranberry relish, no sirree. This is Julia Child’s recipe (well… ok… except for the Cointreau I’ve taken to adding of late) from Parade … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Salad With Cranberries, Chipotles, and Feta

Who doesn’t like a potato salad? But… c’mon, be honest, don’t you sometimes want to mix things up, just a wee, tiny bit? Well, how’s this? Roasted sweet potatoes and onion tossed with a cranberry, chipotle pepper, and honey sauce, … Continue reading

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Apple & Cranberry Crisp (No Flour!)

We were going to a gathering the day after Hallowe’en, and I’d promised to make dessert. Thing is, two of the ladies present were off of flour, so, no cake. I had some apples from a local family farm, and … Continue reading

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Small Batch Cranberry Relish

I have been making this Julia Child recipe for 30 years, but never thought to scale it back from Ms. Child’s somewhat, ermmm, huge proportions. Starting with three pounds of cranberries gives one rather a lot of cranberry relish, and, … Continue reading

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Parfait! Cranberry Relish

Just in time for the holidays – and NOW with a new twist: pantry-shelf stable cranberry relish! I really have no idea why I never thought to look into canning this, my most favorite of all cranberry sauces. One batch … Continue reading

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Best! Cranberry Relish

As I mentioned Monday, Thanksgiving is coming, and in my not-so-humble opinion, cranberry sauce is just about as important as the turkey. SO. Why just open a can and splorch this tubular (totally!) thing out on a dish to serve … Continue reading

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Roll-Up Sammiches

Let’s recap: so far, we have a sparkly cocktail, a quite nice assortment of dips, and a really, really good artichoke salad that we’ve put on top of lightly toasted French bread with a bit of that tasty Sartori cheese. … Continue reading

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Parfait! Cranberry Relish (but not Julia’s)

Folk who know me also know that I have been making Julia Child’s Cranberry Relish at the holidays for about 30 years. I’ve taken a few detours from time to time; cranberry-chipotle relish is a truly good thing with turkey … Continue reading

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Cranberry Happiness

Yeh, I know we’ve hit the cranberries a bit hard of late, what with Parfait! and cranberry peanut butter bars and all; but ’tis the season, and these bars are just too darned tasty not to share now, so’s you … Continue reading

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Cranberry Peanut Bars

I was thumbing through an errant another holiday-themed cookery magazine – this one “Our Best Holiday Menus” by the nice folk at Better Homes and Gardens from 2007 – that popped up in the book stacks downstairs before adding it … Continue reading

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