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Summer’s Most Requested Recipes! Gloria’s Cowboy Cavier — The Tasty Palete & Valerie’s Kitchen

Summer’s Most Requested Recipes! Gloria’s Cowboy Cavier — The Tasty Palete & Valerie’s Kitchen

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Celebrate National Escargot Day with Escargots a la Bourguignonne & a little history ~Foodimentary & Epicurious

Celebrate National Escargot Day with Escargots a la Bourguignonne & a little history ~Foodimentary & Epicurious

Here are today’s five food facts about Escargot: Escargot – French – An edible snail, especially one prepared as an appetizer or entree. The French consume 40,000 metric tons of snails each year. Heliculture is the science of growing snails for food. Snails have been […]

Mother’s Day Appetizer Suggestion: Arancini ~Recipes by Chefkreso

Mother’s Day Appetizer Suggestion: Arancini ~Recipes by Chefkreso

Even though it’s been a few days since I came back home from the seaside it’s like I’m still there. The perfect blue sky without a cloud in sight, and a golden sun waking me up every morning. Even the wind in the cold streets […]

Easter Appetizer: Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Crostini ~Bishcotti

Easter Appetizer: Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Crostini ~Bishcotti

Isn’t it funny that a piece of toast can fancy up a meal? It’s just the right finishing touch to a hot, steamy cioppino, or the perfect partner to a thick, creamy soup. Toast goes beyond an indulgent breakfast–it’s a snack at any time, a […]

Easter Appetizer: Smoky Tomato & Candied Bacon Pickled Deviled Eggs ~Harvest and Honey

Easter Appetizer: Smoky Tomato & Candied Bacon Pickled Deviled Eggs ~Harvest and Honey

“What would you be if you could be anything you wanted? Seriously, anything. Just pick something. Go ahead, you can do it. Here, I’ll help you.” I stood there chewing on the inside of my cheek, a nervous habit of mine, and then I yawned. […]

Corned Beef & Cabbage Egg Rolls with Avocado Creme ~Grit & Pinecones

Corned Beef & Cabbage Egg Rolls with Avocado Creme ~Grit & Pinecones

Ditch the green beer this year and try these Ten Irish-Inspired Recipes for St Patrick’s Day! Whether you are looking for an authentic Irish recipe or just a fun Irish-inspired recipe these ten easy and delicious recipes will make you wish it was St Patrick’s […]

Chocolate Stout or Gunness Float

Chocolate Stout or Gunness Float

This remarkable velvety brew will make you dream of the return of St. Patrick’s Day, everyday! Creamy, sweet, chocolaty, semi-bitter edged, frothy, buttery…heaven! In the past, I have always used Guinness, but ever since discovering the “chocolate stout,” I have never looked back. Having said the latter, “both” ales are marvelous—especially in this delectable frothy […]

Scotch Eggs ~ChilliJonCarneCooks

Scotch Eggs ~ChilliJonCarneCooks

Growing up I always saw scotch eggs as primary a party food, something that all the grown ups ate. How the tables have turned, now I’m the grown up and I love scotch eggs and they are not just a boring party food. They can […]

Sauerkraut and Ham Balls — A Palatable Pastime

Sauerkraut and Ham Balls — A Palatable Pastime

Crispy croquettes of ham, sauerkraut and Swiss cheese are perfectly nom. via Sauerkraut and Ham Balls — A Palatable Pastime