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Smoky Grilled Vegetables with Cilantro-Mint Drizzle

We had the grill going and the hickory chips smoking. Luckily, we found this grilled vegetable dish to prepare alongside the chicken thighs. Even better, the herb drizzle for the recipe matched the profile for the thighs, too! You will … Continue reading

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Beer Can Bacon Burgers

For the meat lovers out there, you have to try this dish. Now that recipes for beer can chicken abound, someone had to try this–beer can burgers. We’re not kidding! So for our Memorial Day cookout, we decided to try … Continue reading

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Chopped Salad

We have a frequent dinner guest who claims to like salad “except for all the lettuce leaves.” If you have a guest like that, or even if you don’t, try this chopped salad recipe the next time you grill. We … Continue reading

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Spanish White Bean and Potato Stew

We have not had much success with slow cooker recipes that used some form of sausage as the central ingredient. Our blog followers have seen one or two exceptions in the past, but the current recipe is simply an outstanding … Continue reading

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Deviled Crab Dip

We had a party this month, and we decided to go with a “Low Country” theme. The dishes were supposed to represent cuisine from the eastern parts of the Carolinas and Georgia near the Atlantic coast. In case we have … Continue reading

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Pasta with Broccoli, Peas, Mushrooms and Tomatoes

“Healthy” foods are all the rage, and we sometimes wonder what all the fuss is about. Foods are healthy if they are consumed in reasonable portions, taking account that some foods have higher caloric content by weight (so-called caloric density). … Continue reading

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Salsa Romesco

When we saw this recipe, we saw a way to break out of our hummus/salsa rut. We also found out there is little difference between filberts and hazelnuts. (Yes, we know they are not exactly the same nut, but where … Continue reading

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