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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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Braided Easter Ham Pepperoni & Cheese Bread with Tutorial

Braided Easter Ham Pepperoni & Cheese Bread with Tutorial

  My Mama always made this tasty bread for every religious holiday and if we begged, sometimes in between. Mom used to buy pounds of aged meats and cheeses and painstakingly cube every bit. Then she would mix fresh beaten eggs and finely grated Parmesan and fill and roll, what seemed like dozens, of loaves. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pomegranate and Cranberry Salsa + Natural Table Centrepieces

Pomegranate and Cranberry Salsa + Natural Table Centrepieces

Gorgeous & Beautifully Festive!

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread — Carter Family Recipes

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread — Carter Family Recipes

At first bite, this tastes like a pumpkin spice dream. But then the flavors begin to intensify. If you want everything to taste like a pumpkin spice cake, without having to actually make one, this is your ticket. Ingredients 1 8 ounce package cream cheese, […]

Baba Ganoush, Hummus and Pita Bread. — Passion cook

Baba Ganoush, Hummus and Pita Bread. — Passion cook

As i have mentioned in my earlier posts, i am vegetarian for a month. The thing that i do once or twice a year. My body is just asking for it, i guess. And i find, that the most difficult in vegetarian diet is to […]

Pie, Oh My! A Pocket Full of Info & a little history

Pie, Oh My! A Pocket Full of Info & a little history

Apple, blueberry, peach and lemon, savory, hand or even Pop tarts! Pie is what happens when pastry meets filling. Pie can be closed, open, small, large, savory or sweet. The basic concept of pies and tarts has changed little throughout the ages. Cooking methods (baked […]

Pico de Gallo aka Salsa Fresca

Pico de Gallo aka Salsa Fresca

In Mexican cuisine, pico de gallo literally means beak of rooster. Legend has it that fighting cocks are calmed by their handlers by placing the rooster’s head in their mouth. Yum! 😉 It is said that darkness causes birds to immediately begin the sleep cycle. […]

Thai Week’s Chicken Satay: Simply Classic

Thai Week’s Chicken Satay: Simply Classic

Today we begin our week into the exploration of Thai Cuisine. Thai fare simply bursts with flavors; sweet, sour, salty, astringent and spicy; which according to Ayurveda are vital components to completely satisfy our senses including the palate. Today, we start with a classic appetizer; […]