Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Fancy Fennel Salad

Due to the pronounced anise flavor of fennel, it has always been difficult for me to eat this bulb. I discovered that if I combine fennel with other ingredients, such ... 

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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Baja Chicken Tostadas

On a recent trip to Baja California, Mexico, my husband and I stayed in a condominium resort on the coast. Whenever I want fast food in Baja, I can quickly ... 

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Monday, August 2, 2010

Mango Coconut Thai Rice

While lounging under a palm tree at the beach last week, I was suddenly overcome by the memory of a trip to Thailand. In my mind I was comparing the ... 

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Monday, July 19, 2010

Nancy’s Cool Coffee Granita

In July, it's too hot to drink my afternoon coffee. Instead, I treat myself to a cool coffee granita (Italian shaved ice), made with freshly brewed espresso, sugar and lime ... 

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Monday, July 19, 2010

5-Minute Sweetened Whipped Cream

This whipped cream recipe is not only quick but lots of fun, too. Each time you stir in a tablespoon of sugar, you get to taste the cream. For those ... 

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