Monthly Archives: November 2014

Sunday Suppers: Anything But Turkey

Chances are your refrigerator is still stuffed to the gills with all things turkey. But we can still dream of a time when tryptophans aren’t on the menu. Perfhaps sometime next week. Here are some suggestions for your firs post-turkey … Continue reading

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Inside Out Caramel Apples in Puff Pastry

We make as many desserts for two in this house as possible. If you’re cooking for more make sure to adjust as needed. Making caramel is in theory simple, but in practice sucks. At least the first time. Be patient. … Continue reading

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Happy Gobble Day

Happy Turkey Day. Hope everyone is sated, drunk and happy. Drunk on life of course. And on happy thoughts of rainbows and moonbeams. And booze most of all.

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Rufus Turns Four

Today marks four years since we started our blog. We’d like to thank all of our regular readers, those who’ve been with us since the start and those who joined a bit later. You’ve been a wonderful source of encouragement … Continue reading

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All Our Thanksgiving Recipes in One Place (Take Two)

We hope you all have a great holiday. If you’ve forgotten a recipe or still have room on your table for one more dish, we hope this roundup helps. Cranberry Sauces Brandied Cranberry Sauce Cranberry Sauce with Raspberries Cranberry Gelee … Continue reading

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Turkey “Pizzas”

This is a white pizza in the best possible way. The “sauce” is mashed potatoes. To really make things decadent, drizzle a bit of truffle oil over the top before serving. No need to worry about leftovers. Turkey Pizza 1 … Continue reading

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Turkey Pineapple Curry

This is a great way to use up some leftovers and take advantage of all the fresh pineapple on sale during this time. Turkey Pineapple Curry 3 cups dark meat chopped small 1/2 large pineapple chopped into small bites 1/2 … Continue reading

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