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Roasted Winter Root Vegetables

When I was at a benefit dinner the other night, one of the side dishes was a carrot puree with a distinctive cumin flavor.  It was delicious!  But when I tried to recreate it I realized it was more than … Continue reading

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Creamy Broccoli Soup with Beechers Flagship Cheese

12 oz. broccoli florets 2 T. butter 1 onion chopped 1 leek, white part only, chopped 1 small yukon gold potato, peeled and diced 2 1/2 c. chicken stock 1 1/4 c. milk 3 T. heavy cream 4 oz. Beechers … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Soup

2 T. butter 1 onion, diced 2 carrots, peeled and diced 1 apple, peeled, cored and diced 2 c. fresh sugar pumpkin, roasted and diced (tip:to roast a pumpkin…) 1 T. sage leaves 3 c. chicken stock 1 t. brown … Continue reading

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Beef Stroganoff

2 T. olive oil 3/4 lb. flank steak, tenderized by butcher and thinly sliced against the grain 2 T. corn starch 2 c. thinly sliced onion 8 oz. mushrooms, sliced 2 tsp. crushed garlic 3/4 c. beef broth salt & … Continue reading

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Chopping an Onion

Cut onion in half lengthwise, then in half again widthwise.  Peel off the papery outside and lay flat on cutting board.  Place your left hand on top of the onion to hold it still and use your right hand to … Continue reading

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