Tag Archives: orange

Marmalade Quick Bread

Noticed an uptick in baked breakfast goods on the blog lately? It was someone’s turn to take treats to the management team meeting last week. Cooking for coworkers is such a great way to test out new recipes without filling … Continue reading

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Tequila Sunrise and a Performance from Buck

Fresh squeezed orange juice is the key to this classic cocktail. Speaking of classic cocktails, The Slow Roasted Italian made this one a few weeks back reminding us how we’d been meaning to try it. If you haven’t stopped by, … Continue reading

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Great cakes

This flourless chocolate cake has been a favorite of ours for ages. The recipe was printed in Bon Appetit in April 2001. (We always use dark chocolate not semi-sweet, but don’t otherwise alter the recipe so we’ll just provide the … Continue reading

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What can I say, we like our bubbly. Pomosas Sparkling wine Pomegranate juice fresh orange juice pomegranate seeds Fill glass two-thirds of the way with bubbly, add a tablespoon of fresh orange juice, fill the rest of the way with … Continue reading

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Fruity concoction No. 327

We put our heads together and tried to come up with a clever name for this drink and … nothing. So you tough readers (what are we Austen and have to call you gentle?) are welcome to help us out. … Continue reading

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Citrus-glazed chicken

I saw this recipe over at Sweet & Crumby on a day I had chicken defrosting and no plans in store for it. The timing was perfect and so was her post. I made a few tweaks, adding fresh mint, … Continue reading

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