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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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French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup is one of those dishes I didn’t truly enjoy and appreciate until a few years ago. Around then, I made my first homemade batch, which deepened my affection for it. What a comforting medley of aromas and … Continue reading

07. November 2010 by Nina
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Apple & Cheddar Scones

Dear Deb from Smitten Kitchen, you were right. These scones are addictive. You warned me and I made them, and I immediately ate one out of the oven. (The intoxicating smell of them baking was beckoning me. I could not … Continue reading

01. November 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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Butternut Squash Ravioli with Walnuts & Cranberries

Looking for a quick, tasty weeknight meal? Try this gorgeous seasonal recipe featuring squash. It’s start to finish in less than 30 minutes! Tweet

03. October 2010 by Nina
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