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Everything But the Kitchen Sink Cranberry Sauce

Up until last year, the one Thanksgiving necessity I never considered making from scratch was cranberry sauce. It finally occurred to me last year that I could — and should — make it myself. Shortly after I decided this, I … Continue reading

22. November 2011 by Nina
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Apple Crisp

At this time of year, I crave the smell and taste of apples. To me, there isn’t another fruit worth eating during October. Local apples — sweet, tart, crunchy, juicy — are the best. I love baking with this versatile … Continue reading

16. October 2011 by Nina
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Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

My friend and colleague, Stephanie, is one of my favorite people to talk food with. We cover our latest kitchen conquests, swap recipes, discuss celebrity chefs and TV shows, share articles and more. On her birthday, we got chatting about … Continue reading

10. April 2011 by Nina
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Spinach and Ricotta Cheese Dumplings

I’ve been on a Fabio Viviani kick lately. I’ve explored his website and its “Recipeasy” section, and I’ve started following him on Twitter. One of my favorite things about Fabio is the fact that he’s serious about food and very … Continue reading

01. March 2011 by Nina
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Stuffed Delicata Squash

I’ve been telling some of you that I will post some ideas for Thanksgiving sides — and sides in general. Many people say they make the same few sides over and over and they’d like to try some new recipes … Continue reading

13. November 2010 by Nina
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North Indian Lamb Curry

At the Bidwell Farmer’s Market last weekend, I picked up some organic grass fed lamb. I planned to use it in an Indian dish of some sort and wound up finding a recipe for a North Indian Lamb Curry in … Continue reading

26. October 2010 by Nina
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Creamy Potato Leek Soup

I love a tasty soup, especially when the weather turns chilly. For the past couple years, I’ve been making this potato leek soup recipe quite often. But, until a few years back, I had never really cooked with leeks. Thanks … Continue reading

18. October 2010 by Nina
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