Category Archives: Giveaway

Strawberry Mango (or Strawberry Peach) Sorbet + A Giveaway

Not much beats a cool, fruity sorbet during the dog days of August. I’ve got either a strawberry mango sorbet or a strawberry peach sorbet for you, although I’m thinking all three would go really well together! But, for now, … Continue reading

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Enchilada Time! Green Eggs and Porkchiladas, plus a Chickenchilada Bake!

Porkchiladas? Chickenchiladas? I’m betting those are the strangest terms for an enchilada you may have ever heard. But, yes, they are 100% enchilada, though stacked/layered instead of rolled. In this case, the pork is carnitas, braised, juicy chunks of pork shoulder torn … Continue reading

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Roasted Butter Pecan Cake and Orange Macarons

Warning: This is going to be a very long post. I guess you could call it  somewhat of a disaster novella involving these lovely macarons.  The cake was a piece of cake (pun intended), so no kvetching there. It all … Continue reading

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Braised Chicken Thighs with Shallots, and Killer Mascarpone Cheesecake

Dinner and dessert! These Braised Chicken Thighs with Shallots, Mustard, Garlic and Honey are melt-in-your-mouth tender and loaded with extraordinary flavor!  For dessert, more melt-in-your-mouth pleasure with a super creamy Mascarpone Cheesecake! I’ve never been a fan of those network … Continue reading

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Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Macarons

Calling these macarons chocolate dipped strawberry macarons was culminated from what you could call a failure..but drizzling or dipping macarons in chocolate was an amazing idea waiting to happen! So. I’ve lost my macaron mojo.  I don’t know if it’s … Continue reading

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