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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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Spicy Chicken Stew

This recipe is an excellent choice for the slow cooker. Many slow cooker recipes “cook out” all the spices put in the pot before turning on the slow cooker, but this stew retains its spicy billing. This offering comes from … 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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Potatoes with Green Tahini Sauce

Tahini has been added to our list of cooking essentials. Tahini is a thick paste made from crushed sesame seeds, a sesame version of peanut butter. Tahini plus pureed chickpeas is the basis for hummus, and many people use the … Continue reading

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Smashed New Potatoes with Peas, Lemon, and Pearl Onions

If you’re looking for a substitute for the traditional mashed potatoes at the holidays, this is worth a look. We always run the risk of offending the holiday purists, but we think those traditions can just get boring! Seriously, know … Continue reading

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Chipotle Potato Salad

This one, we did not see coming. We were actually apprehensive that serving another dish with potatoes (see Low Country Shrimp Boil) would be a mistake. We envisioned having a large amount of potato salad leftovers, and we are always … Continue reading

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Low-Country Shrimp Boil

This recipe is deceptively simple, but the results are amazing. Once again, we credit the summer 2014 issue of Family Circle. We provide the instructions here, in case you have difficulty accessing the website. ┬áThe website link is here. One … Continue reading

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