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How to Toast Sliced Almonds

Date posted: March 27, 2015

How to Toast Sliced Almonds

Nuts and seeds make an excellent addition to salads, baking, granola and desserts like this spinach and strawberry salad with rhubarb and poppyseed dressing .Even better is when they’re...

Cranberry Orange Infused Vodka – Homemade Fruit Liqueur

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Cranberry Orange Infused Vodka – Homemade Fruit Liqueur

Have lots of fruit and not sure what to do with it? Here’s a super simple boozy idea – infuse a bottle of vodka with that fruit. In this recipe we mix cranberries, oranges and cinnamon...

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How to Make German Noodles or Spaetzle or Spätzle

Date posted: March 23, 2015

How to Make German Noodles or Spaetzle or Spätzle

Have you had spätzle (spaetzle)?  These classic German noodles are made with eggs and flour and are somewhat similar to dumplings, except they’re made into noodle like shapes. A sprig of...

How to Toast Pepitas

Date posted: March 17, 2015

How to Toast Pepitas

Before we get to the toasting part, let’s answer this question first: what’s the difference between pumpkin seeds and pepitas? Is the first photo a pumpkin seed and the second photo a...

Chicken Pot Pie for Pi Day

Date posted: March 13, 2015

Chicken Pot Pie for Pi Day

Who says you can only celebrate Pi Day with fruit pies?!  Here’s a chicken pot pie that any pi fan will love, after all it’s round and delicious!Confused about this pi pie talk?...