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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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Cook of the Month

I was honored and delighted to be featured as The Buffalo News’ “Cook of the Month” for November 2011. As part of the story, I prepared a few of my family’s traditional holiday staples: ravioli stuffed with my special blend … Continue reading

15. November 2011 by Nina
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Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Pecan & Marshmallow Streusel

Here I am with another Thanksgiving side post! Do you like the flavor of roasted marshmallows? Imagine that sweet, slighty sticky and perfectly crunchy bed atop a cinnamon, brown sugar, nut-filled stuffing, huddled in a perfectly baked sweet potato. Yeah, … Continue reading

17. November 2010 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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Classic Apple Pie

As you may know by now, we are big pie people in my family. The other day, I made a classic apple pie. It makes the perfect dessert for any function or holiday. There are even a couple members of … Continue reading

06. November 2010 by Nina
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Williams-Sonoma Technique Classes

For some time now, I’ve wanted to take a Williams-Sonoma Technique Class. Of all the times I meant to plan on spending a Sunday morning at one of these classes, the only time I ever did it was accidentally…when I … Continue reading

03. November 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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