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Amish Broccoli Salad

I’m not really sure what makes this broccoli salad “Amish,” but I definitely associate with with Midwestern potluck dinners, cookouts, and supper club salad bars. It seemed like the perfect accompaniment to the inaugural grilling of bratwurst on our new … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: Asparagus with Bits of Bacon

Oh my. Its been a month since I’ve posted anything. I have lots of excuses reasons for that,  work, busy, projects, blah, blah, blah. You get the idea. I did manage to make this week’s recipe – and how could I … Continue reading

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Cheese Stuffed “Black” and Blue Burgers

For a while, I worked a second job on the weekends at a gourmet grocery/butcher/wine shop/cheese store/deli/coffee bar/caterers (A little something for everyone who could shell out the clams 😉 ). Originally my job was to assist in managing catering jobs … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: A Very Dorie Thanksgiving

I’ve been absent from French Fridays for about a month. Between work and prepping for the big Italy dinner, a lot of my normally free time has not been free. And even after the big dinner was over, I just couldn’t … Continue reading

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Soup and Rice for a Crowd

My co-workers have launched into a “new frontier” this week going from using paper to track their work to using an online electronic database. For weeks myself and one other staff person have been learning how to use and customizing … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: Corn Soup

When I saw this week’s French Fridays with Dorie selection, I felt a little rush of anticipation. While last week’s selection was described by restaurateur Helene Samuel as having “the taste of the forbidden, the illicit” for me, no matter the … Continue reading

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