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French Toast with Wine-Soaked Pears

This topping is good on French toast or pancakes. French Toast with Wine Pear Topping 1 pear sliced thin 1/3 bottle semi sweet white wine * 4 thick slices sourdough or Brioche bread 2 eggs 1/2 cup buttermilk 1/2 tsp … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Tatties

So this is what happens when you forget to buy potatoes but have a mess of sweet potatoes still around from last year’s harvest. The final result was actually very good and the sweeter flavor of the yams and molasses … Continue reading

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Super Cheesy Cheese Sticks

These are so good make an extra two batches just to handle the snacking. The dough is very similar to pie dough. Spicy Cheese Sticks 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 1/2 cup shredded Romano cheese 1 cup sifted flour … Continue reading

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Chestnut Stuffing

The battle over what type of bread goes in stuffing was won years ago in our home. For the recipe go here. Here is a different way that uses chestnuts and a mix of breads for the stuffing and a … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Hamburger Buns

This is a recipe I adapted from my second favorite baker’s book, Bernard Clayton’s New Complete Book of Breads. I promise this is not an advert. This bread is fantastic as a loaf but works even better shaped into buns … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Summer Soups and Sandwiches

Try this for a late lunch early dinner on the weekend. Roast Pork Sandwich Or go vegetarian Or maybe Turkey Salad With either a hot soup or cold one Or another one that takes advantage of ripe tomatoes  

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Cornmeal and Cranberry Scones

Hey remember that leftover cranberry pulp a bit back? Here is a use for some of it. Cranberry Cornmeal Scones 1 1/2 cups unbleached flour 1/2 cup cornmeal 4 tbsp sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp … Continue reading

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