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Another Special Springtime Dessert

This recipe takes a little planning ahead as it needs to cool between steps so plan on about 45+ minutes,  give or take. This beautiful spring recipe is a wonderful Easter dessert.  It is richly delicious and pastel “Easter Egg” … Continue reading

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Molten Chocolate Cakes w/Cherry (or Fresh Berry) Glaze

Ingredients: 12 oz. semisweet chocolate  (chop chocolate and divide: 8 oz. / 4 oz.) 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons granulated sugar (reserve 2 tablespoons portion) 1 cup+ 2 tablespoons butter cut in cube  (reserve 2 tablespoon portion) 4 whole eggs … Continue reading

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Brioche Pudding (w/ Jack Daniel’s Caramel Sauce or Salted Caramel Ice Cream)

The homey comfort of this Sweet Eggy Bread Pudding is unmatched by any other dessert with the arguable exception of homemade Peach Ice Cream on a hot southerny afternoon.  Granted when served with the Easy Jack Daniel’s Caramel Sauce this … Continue reading

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Ham, Bacon and Cheese Waffles

These hearty waffles stand up to hungry man appetites but please the delicate refined tastes of more sophisticated eaters as well.  They are a show-off brunch favorite at my house.  A special occasion unto themselves, you don’t have to have a holiday to … Continue reading

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Red *White & Blue * Holiday Tart

Filling: 1 pint each, blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries ½ cup seedless raspberry jam ½ cup orange marmalade ½ cup rosé wine            Wash (rinse well), dry and hull, fruit, slice strawberries and gently mix together with … Continue reading

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Fun Recipes for Free

 This cocktail is delicious anytime, but adds an elegantly warm and romantic touch to any intimate dinner for two.  It adds that same elegance to special family gatherings on spring  holidays and a special sweetness to summer picnics.  Finally,  truth-known, the … Continue reading

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Prime Rib for 4

INGREDIENTS 4-5 bone Prime Rib 3 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil+ 2 tbsp. for searing pan 3 tbsp. coarse kosher salt 3 tbsp. freshly ground black pepper 2 cloves garlic (fine minced or grated) Before roasting remove roast from refrigeration, trim excess( … Continue reading

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