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Peanut Butter Hummus

This household loves hummus and salsa. We are always looking for some variation on either appetizer. This recipe from Cooking Light December 2012, was simple and delicious. Ingredients 3 Tbsp creamy peanut butter 3 Tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 Tbsp … Continue reading

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Chard and Sausage with Crispy Spiced Chickpeas

This recipe calls for rainbow chard, likely for the variety of color, but there is a flavor component to this choice as well. Rainbow chard is not an actual varietal of chard, but a mix of  chard varietals including white-stemmed … Continue reading

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Pink Hummus

Sometimes it’s just pretty. Sometimes it’s just tasty. When we found a new hummus recipe that was both pretty and tasty, we had to try it. This recipe is found on page 92 of the cookbook Platters and Boards by … Continue reading

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Moroccan Chicken

We looked for a main dish recipe to pair with the intriguing salad we saw Joanne Weir prepare on her PBS television show. This recipe, attributed to Sarah and Annette on allrecipes.com, seemed to fit the bill. The spice profile … Continue reading

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Bell Pepper, Cucumber and Chickpea Salad

Sick of lettuce salad? We were. There are plenty of greens, vegetables, nuts, croutons, and vinaigrettes to try, but enough already! Here is a nice alternative we found on the PBS cooking show “Mexican Table.” This recipe comes from the … Continue reading

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Chicken and Chickpea Tagine

We received a new slow cooker for Christmas, so we have been putting the appliance through its paces. For those who are interested, the slow cooker is a 7-quart model made by All-Clad®, and the reason for replacing our old … Continue reading

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Chickpea, Chorizo and Brown Rice Pilaf

This was a great find for quickly preparing a weeknight meal. This recipe comes from Stephanie Witt Sedgwick as a special to the Washington Post. The results are great, the preparation simple and straightforward. Hope you enjoy it as much … Continue reading

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