Grilled Veggie Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette

Grilled Veggie Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette
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This simple concept for a salad is going to be at its best with whatever veggies are in season and fresh. It’s the perfect side for a grilling day, but if you’re not grilling, you can make it on the stovetop just as easily. Tip: If you have a grill pan, this is the perfect […]

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Buckwheat Pancakes (Gluten-Free)

Buckwheat Pancakes
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If you choose the source of your buckwheat flour carefully, these pancakes are gluten-free. Using whipped egg whites gives them loft and tenderness to rival a traditional pancake–well worth the work.

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Savory Pancakes for Canapes

Savory Pancakes for Canapes.
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Savory pancakes are an excellent base for simple canapes, and these buckwheat pancakes can be gluten-free if you choose the right flour. We’ve shown you an option topped with a simple crab salad, but the base is flexible: get creative!

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Portuguese Sausage and Black Bean Soup

Portuguese Sausage and Black Bean Soup
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This soup can be made up to three days in advance; in fact, its flavor matures after a night in the fridge. Scallions, cilantro, and lime make lovely garnishes if you’d like a little green to brighten up the dish.  

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Homemade Sausage Three Ways

Homemade Sausage Three Ways
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Pork sausage brings amazing flavor to dishes from a wide variety of cuisines, and it’s especially popular as chorizo or Italian sausage. By choosing lean meats and controlling the amount of added salt, you can enjoy delicious pork sausage as part of a nutritious meal. Tip: Double or triple the base: it freezes beautifully and packed […]

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Holiday Everyday Punch

Holiday Everyday Punch
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Canned tart cherries are generally found in the canned fruit section at your grocery store. As they’re not generally a big seller, they’re usually on the top or bottom shelf. Frozen berries and cherries are perfect for this recipe. Thaw the fruit in the refrigerator overnight (in a bowl to collect the juices) and proceed […]

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Blueberry Steamed Pudding

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Tip: Place your desired mold or bowl into the bottom of a lidded stock pot deep enough to accommodate it. Holding the mold or bowl down with your hand if it’s prone to floating, fill the pot with water until it reaches halfway up the side of your mold. Remove the mold and spray thoroughly […]

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Wild Mushroom Stuffing

Wild Mushroom Stuffing
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This recipe makes a stuffing that is crunchy on top and moist inside. If your family prefers crunchier or drier stuffing, make individual servings in muffin cups for the maximum amount of crunchy edge bits.

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