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Mint chocolate chip ice cream, made with fresh mint from the garden.
Pistachio and dried cherry icebox cookies.
Potato doughnuts with cinnamon and cardamom.
Slightly fruity and perfectly-sweet olive oil ice cream.
For your next cocktail hour - The Jasmine.
A quick vegetarian lunch - chickpea salad with feta cheese, tomatoes, and herbs.
Cold chickpea (garbanzo bean) salad with preserved lemon, herbs, and parmesan.
Lightened-up cream cheese biscuits - great for breakfast or for snacking.
Meatballs baked in a crushed tomato sauce. A great family dinner.
Homemade blueberry pie with a lattice top crust.
Decadent chocolate stout layer cake with chocolate malt buttercream frosting. A dessert that's bound to impress.
The St Germain and Ruby Red cocktail. Lovely pink drink for Valentine's day...or any other day of the year.
Balsamic roasted Brussels sprouts. The vegetable you just thought you didn't like.
Meyer lemon almond cake with a Meyer lemon glaze. Can't have too much lemon!
The easiest, no-fail chocolate fudge.
Homemade buttermilk biscuits - for breakfast or just for snacking.
Comfort food: herbed white bean and sausage stew.
An old family recipe for my husband's grandma's sweet potato casserole with pecan streusel topping.
Homemade pumpkin pie, my journey to update a classic holiday dessert.
Hearty beef and bean chili - comfort food for cool fall and winter nights.
Homemade all-butter pie crust dough.
Homemade honey mustard, made with Vidalia onions.
Tom Kah soup - coconut milk, lemongrass, chicken, chili paste, mushrooms - from Kaosamai thai food truck in Seattle, WA.
A rich chilled no-cook soup made with juicy peaches and tomatoes, with just a bit of jalapeno pepper for a kick.
The perfect tailgating food: guacamole with fresh corn.
A delicious sangria, guaranteed to cause instant happiness.
Fresh apricots, roasted, then turned into delicious scones.
Frozen mango margarita made with mint-infused simple syrup.
Homemade pizza dough made with white wine and honey; topped with chicken sausage, thinly sliced red onions, and broccoli.
Summer fruit salad with mint sugar
Creamy risotto made in the pressure cooker! Fresh corn makes it extra special.
Tomato and watermelon pair perfectly in this refreshing summer salad with basil vinaigrette and a sprinkling of feta.
Almond cake - rich, satisfying, delicious, and easy to make.
Moist buttermilk corn muffins made with fresh corn.