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Recipe of the Week – Chicken Tortilla Soup

During these cold, windy days of winter, a cup of spicy chicken tortilla soup is just what is needed to warm the body up. This recipe is as close as I have been able to come to the wonderful  versions … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Recipe of the Week – Chocolate Fondue with Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a delicious chocolate fondue treat. Enjoy! Chocolate Fondue with Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries 1 carton large strawberries Cream Cheese Filling 1 4-oz pkg cream cheese, softened ¼ cup sugar ¼ teaspoon vanilla 1 … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Macadamia Crusted Grouper

What better way to follow up my last few blog posts on seafood than to offer up a delicious and good-for-you fish dish. Serve this delicious fish on top of spinach with garlic for that added gourmet touch. Macadamia Crusted … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Guacamole

It’s almost New Year’s Eve and time to bring out all the hors d’oeuvre recipes for your big bash. I have always loved guacamole but it took me a while to find just the perfect mix of ingredients to bring … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Greek Beef Stew

Stew is always a favorite on cold winter days and this recipe will have you warm in no time. Stefato (Greek Beef Stew) 1-1/2 lbs lean beef, cut in 1″ cubes 1/4 cup butter 2 onions, quartered 6 carrots, cut … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Mom’s Pumpkin Pie

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. I wanted to share our family recipe for Pumpkin Pie that my Mom has made ever since I can remember. It is a little richer than most and thicker as she always made … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Chocolate Coconut Bread

Here is a delicious recipe from Latitudes Restaurant on Sunset Key in Key West, Florida. If you love chocolate, you will love this rich dessert. Chef Todd’s Chocolate Coconut Bread 1 & 1/2 cups Shredded Fresh Coconut (toasted optional) 1 … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Stuffed Hamburgers

Ah, hamburgers, the all-American favorite! Who doesn’t love a nice juicy hamburger from your own backyard barbecue? Served with French fries and coleslaw, it is always a winner! I love to play around with different versions of hamburgers just to … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Grilled Chicken with Cranberry Salsa

When I am home I love to cook dishes that bring back memories of my vacations, a lot of which take place in the Florida Keys and the Caribbean. This week I am featuring a main dish recipe that is a fall … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week – Pumpkin Bran Muffins

Pumpkin Bran Muffins Ingredients: 1 can (15 oz) pumpkin puree 1 cup wheat bran 3 large egg whites 3/4 cup buttermilk (make by adding 1 T. lemon juice or white vinegar into 1 cup regular milk and letting sit for … Continue reading

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