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Best of British Pot-Roast Beef

Here’s a toothsome addition to your slow cooker repertoire. Americans may not be familiar with topside beef roast, which is what this recipe calls for. This cut comes from the inner muscle of the cow thigh, and is both tender … Continue reading

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Chicken Breasts with Curry Sauce and Golden Raisins

We can never have enough recipes for boneless chicken breasts. Especially recipes that answer the question, “What do we have to eat NOW?” Add in the bonus that this recipe grills the chicken to a delicious result, and bingo, we … Continue reading

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Spice-Crusted Pork Chops

Some of our frequent guests tried to sway us against a new recipe for grilling pork chops. “They always turn out tough and overcooked.” Well, we didn’t want to be disagreeable, so we made this recipe just for ourselves. The … 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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California Turkey Chili

We didn’t partake of any Super Bowl festivities, and in retrospect, we’re glad we didn’t, because it didn’t turn out to be much of a game. Nonetheless, we wanted something to enjoy with the commercials, so we tried this recipe … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Chipotle Beef Tacos with Cabbage and Radish Slaw

We made this recipe late last year, but forgot to put it on our blog at the time. Originally, we were attracted to the use of radishes in a slaw that was served with the tacos. At the time, we … Continue reading

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