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Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

I’ve meant to make this dish for years now, but since we live in Georgia, and Georgia’s quite hot, I can’t bring myself to have the stove on for 5 hours simmering a sauce. Now that it was a crisp 50 degrees this morning, I […]

Blueberry Compote

Blueberry Compote

During our vacation in upstate New York, we went blueberry picking. Twice. The first time we picked a couple pounds and ate them within two days. Then went back for 7 more pounds. Why 7 pounds? Because once you start picking blueberries you can’t seem […]

Gochujang Nacho Cheese

Gochujang Nacho Cheese

I found a recipe for regular nacho cheese on Seriouseats.com and decided that in place of the Frank’s red hot they use for the heat, I would use gochujang. This is nacho regular cheese dip. Get it? Nacho. Sorry, I couldn’t help it. Here is the […]

Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki Sauce Tzatziki Sauce Ingredients: 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1 cup sour cream 3 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1/4 tsp white pepper 1 cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced 1 Tbsp fresh dill, chopped 1/2 tsp salt 2 cloves garlic, minced Directions: […]

Pan Gravy for Turkey

Pan Gravy for Turkey

Thanksgiving dinner was a success! How come it’€™s always a success when nobody except my husband is here to witness it? Why do I botch Thanksgiving whenever we have guests? This gravy can be made the night before Thanksgiving. Then when you’re ready to serve […]

Pico de gallo

Pico de gallo

Pico de gallo (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pico_de_gallo) is a refreshing salsa perfect for fish tacos, made with tomatoes, onions and cilantro. According to wikipedia, ‘pico de gallo‘ can be used in much the same way as other Mexican liquid salsas, but since it contains less liquid, it can […]

Raspberry Sauce

Raspberry Sauce

Sometimes, when my husband picks 10 pounds of fruit, 2 pounds of which were bland, tasteless raspberries, I have to think quickly on how to use them in the best way possible. Did I mention he came home with 10 pounds of fruit? It’s not […]

Taco Dip

Taco Dip

Look at that.  Isn’t that the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen?  I don’t have any more words to describe it.  The photo speaks for itself. Serve it with a big pitcher of sangria this weekend!! ______________________________________________________________________ Directions with photos: 1) Add finely chopped onion […]