Category Archives: Dessert

Rustic Apple Tart

This tart is fairly straight forward and a great way to use up apples. Rustic Apple Tart Dough 1 1/3 cup unbleached white flour 8 tbsp butter 1 egg yolk Pinch salt Ice water Filling 1/2 cup sugar, plus 2 … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Shaking Off Winter

Is your grill still covered in snow? Then maybe bookmark this one for later. Spring is in full swing down here. Don’t be jealous. By mid-April we’ll probably need to turn our AC. Artichoke Bowls Grilled Truffled Fingerling Potatoes Salmon … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: The Luck of the Irish

Because once a year we’re all part Irish, here are some great dishes to bring out your inner leprechaun. Potato Scones Baked Eggs with Black Pudding Hash Corned Beef and Cabbage Soda Bread Beef and Guinness Pie Colcannon Apple Barley … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: When Does Spring Arrive?

We’re ready to plant, to start counting down the days until the farmers market is open, to actually be pleased with the way produce in the store looks, for those first leaves of arugula to pop up in the garden. … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Strawberries and Bubbly

We hope you all have a fantastic Valentine’s Day. Here’s a meal that’s rich, but not too heavy. Add a salad or an appetizer if you wish, but save room for dessert and more bubbly. Gingered Prosecco Duck Wellington On … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Wine and Potatoes

We’ve been posting fewer new recipes in 2015, which gives us a long overdue chance to revisit some recipes we haven’t made in several years. On a recent Sunday, Greg cut up a whole hen to make coq au vin. … Continue reading

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Roman Rasta

We don’t drink nearly enough coffee cocktails, but this drink just might change that. Roman Rasta 1 1/2 oz Sambuca 1/2 oz spiced rum fresh-brewed coffee whipped cream cinnamon sugar Pour liquors into the bottom of a coffee mug. Top … Continue reading

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