Recipes

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Lemon Olive Oil Cake

A light, lemony cake from Puglia that is always a pleasure to have on hand.

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Citrus Green Beans

Tender and crisp green beans are perked up with lemon and orange juice in this simple side dish recipe.

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Classic Fruitcake

This recipe uses a variety of fruits and whole nuts with just enough batter to bind everything together.

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Ellena's Potato Casserole

A great side dish, given to me by my friend Ellena.

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Buttermilk Mocha Cake

You don't necessarily get too much mocha flavor in the cake itself (if you didn't know it was mocha you would probably guess it was chocolate), but it complements mocha buttercream frosting very we

The refreshing twist of mint truly makes these chocolate cookies special....

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These stuffed strawberries are like mini cheesecake bites, only healthy!  Serve t...

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This is one of my favorite dishes to make when having steaks or steamed crabs. It...

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I don't often adapt recipes from novels, but Sharon Boorstin's fun romp "Cookin' f...

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My husband and I ate this unusual "dragged" pasta at a beautiful country inn in To...

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Sugo fimo means "fake sauce," a strange name for such a delicious, useful sauce, a...

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When energy flags in the afternoon, this Italian chocolate, coffee and rum dessert...

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A great treat for all the peanut butter and chocolate lovers!...

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Combined with a traditional chocolate icing, this cake is reminiscent of an oversi...

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Serve these pancakes with butter and your choice of fresh fruit, low sugar preserv...

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