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Hogmanay, first footing and a roasted veal chop!!
Is it dinner or is it dessert??? Inquiring guests want to know! Mushroom "Cappuccino" soup!!
Roasted Tomato Soup - The perfect answer to too much turkey and trimmings!!
An Affair Remembered - Tarte Tatin
Three Squashes Soup - roasted butternut, acorn and pumpkin squash and why Thanksgiving is a four letter word!
Crab and Wild Mushroom Cheesecakes - a perfect first course or brunch dish that can be made ahead!
Hamachi with Green Curry Vinaigrette - a festive and unusual starter!
Earthy and light - Roasted Eggplant with Pomegranate, Walnuts and Mint.
A perfect introduction to hearty greens - chicken, barley and kale soup.
Provencale braised short ribs - tomatoes, garlic, and herbs de Provence enhance this classic comfort food.
A salad that almost screams "fall" - greens with sauteed mushrooms, walnuts and gruyere crisps.
A flavorful couscous salad with dried figs and apricots - the perfect side for grilled meats or fish!
Toad in the Hole - My Way! Sausage, cheese and an egg batter - no toads!!
Crunchy, nutty and chocolately - Butterfinger cookies are perfect for TGIF!
Caramelized garlic, sherry, dijon mustard and thyme flavor this pilaf. Paired with meat or fish or just a salad, it is a perfect weeknight meal!
Skillet Chili - the easiest answer to "what should I make for dinner?"
Summerfest 2010 - Texas Caviar - My Way!! Peppers, black eyed peas - a perfect dip or side dish.
Summerfest 2010 Round @2 - Pluot and Almond Crostata!
A piece of summer you can hold in your hand!! Summerfest 2010 - Plum and Shrimp Skewers!
A down under dessert - pavlova with Strawberries and Kiwifruit!
Summerfest 2010! Green Beans with Tarragon Vinaigrette! Simple and stunning!
SummerFest 2010 - Corn, Crab and Tomato Salad! Summerfood at it's finest!
Too much summer fruit? Make a fruitcake! This one has raspberries and blackberries but you can make this cake with apricots, nectarines, plums or apples!
Can you say this three times fast? Spicy Orange Soy Soba Noodles with Scallops!!
Easy enough for a weeknight and elegant enough for company - a chocolate ganache cake with Fleur de Sel
What to do with too many strawberries? Make Strawberry Vinegar!
Luscious Mango Margaritas - the perfect partners to spicy salsa and chips!
Barley Sausage Skillet... the creaminess of risotto without all the stirring!
Tabbouleh with a Twist! Bulgur, tomatoes, peppers, mint and parsley - a perfect "grab and go" dish!!
"Rosti" Quiche - a golden potato crust filled with tomatoes, onions and spinach quiche... who said you can't eat breakfast for dinner!
Moist and Chewy multigrain bars that are a perfect snack for spring and summer hiking!
Blood Orange Upside Down Polenta Cake with Whipped Creme Fraiche