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Salted Caramel Buttercream Frosting

INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 tablespoons water 1/4 cup heavy cream 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 12 tablespoons unsalted butter (1 1/2 sticks), at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon fine salt 1 cup powdered sugar INSTRUCTIONS Briefly stir together granulated sugar … Continue reading

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Cardamom Pear Upside Down Cake

  Courtesy of the very talented Robin Leventhal ½ cup + 2Tbls butter, melted 4 large eggs ½ cup olive oil 1/8th cup orange juice ¼ cup pomegranate molasses 1 ¼ cup sugar 3 each Bosc pears 1 cup AP … Continue reading

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cranberry oatmeal cookies

Technorati Tags: dessert I got this recipe from one of my trivia players. So tasty.   1 cup butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar _____ cream together _____ 2 eggs 1 t vanilla _____ mix in … Continue reading

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Bread Pudding

  4 servings For the bread pudding 1/4 cup golden raisins 3T dark rum 1 large egg 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar Finely grated zest of 1/3 orange 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract dash kosher salt 1/1/3 cups heavy cream, plus … Continue reading

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Fresh Pickled Green Tomatoes

Here’s a delicious way to use up green tomatoes. Sweeten them with sugar, or add any herb or spice you like—tomatoes are incredibly versatile. These are ready to eat after about a week of refrigeration. I am not sure how … Continue reading

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Ground Beef Tagine

This is a modified version of a Moroccan-inspired recipe on a popular food delivery website. Among other things, I divided the recipe in half. As delicious as it is, the squash makes it only good for 2 days in the … Continue reading

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Safe Salsa for Canning

  1 1/4 lb chopped onions 5 lb tomatoes, peeled and chopped 2 lb mixed peppers, chopped 1 head garlic, minced 2 1/4 c apple cider vinegar 3T salt 1 1/2 c cilantro char peppers on gas grill, place in … Continue reading

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