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Honey Sriracha Lime Chicken Wings

We now have another cooking device on our kitchen counter. We plan to put this combination air fryer and toaster oven through its paces. How better to get started than this Super Bowl Sunday recipe for chicken wings? This recipe … Continue reading

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Black-Eyed Pea Salad with Hot Sauce Vinaigrette

Nothing says “Thanksgiving” less than a tossed salad, right? But not everything for the big Thursday dinner has to lean hard on the starch and sugar. We wanted something with a lighter flavor and heavier crunch to offset the turkey … Continue reading

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Royal Riviera Pear Salad

We received some scrumptious pears from Harry & David as a Christmas present from some special relatives. It was tempting to just dive in and eat the pears as snacks, but we had enough resolve to save two of those … Continue reading

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Turmeric Mashed Potatoes

There are few dishes that can bring such a row to the kitchen as mashed potatoes. Essentially there are the purists who want absolutely no other taste in their mashed potatoes but potato. They will also make a scene if … Continue reading

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Slow-Roasted Salmon with Soy-Caramel Sauce, Carrot Puree and Crispy Leeks

It is not true that our oven aestivates. For those of you unfamiliar with the concept, aestivation is a term from biology, defined as “a state of animal dormancy, similar to hibernation, characterized by inactivity and a lowered metabolic rate, … Continue reading

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Green Bean Stir-Fry

Once we embarked on Asian slow-cooker beef brisket, we wanted a vegetable side dish that would complement that shredded beef. These stir-fry beans exceeded all expectations; some at the table thought the beans were actually the star of the culinary … Continue reading

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Cool Pineapple Salsa

Yes, this salsa is indeed cool Not only is it absolutely the best tasting pineapple salsa we’ve made, but it does leave a cool aftertaste on your tongue. The pairing of Easter ham with pineapple is tried and true, but … Continue reading

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