Pork Chops with Mustard and Capers

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Recipe #3 for me from Simple by Diana Henry, the cookbook of the month in Facebook’s Food52 Cookbook Club, was Pork Chops with Mustard and Capers. This was another winner. Simple to make, a minimum number of ingredients and none … Continue reading

Asparagus with English goat’s cheese and warm butter dressing

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It’s spring! And it is very welcome. I have had enough of parsnips and carrots and potatoes… all those underground vegetables that tide me over until this season’s produce arrives. Bought my first bunches of asparagus last week and am … Continue reading

Black and White Banana Loaf

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It doesn’t matter there are two different banana breads on this blog and that I have already declared Dominique Ansel’s version perfect. I haven’t stopped making other banana bread recipes. So why continue to try different recipes? There are so … Continue reading

Uxbridge Bonspiel Casserole (a.k.a. Chicken Divan Casserole)

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You may know this as Chicken Divan Casserole, but it will always be known as Uxbridge Bonspiel Casserole to me. My mother snagged the recipe at a curling tournament she was competing in and it was in Uxbridge, so there’s … Continue reading

Sicilian Pizza With Pepperoni and Spicy Tomato Sauce

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I was enticed to read this story about New York’s Finest Sicilian Pizza by the photograph for the article. Then I got to the line about the pepperoni curling up to create “crispy grease chalices”. This description may not appeal … Continue reading

Wine-Braised Chicken with Shallots and Pancetta

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What five things do you always have in your refrigerator? I don’t wonder about the normal things like milk and eggs but about the things that are a little different and are used in the food you especially like to … Continue reading