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Poached Peaches in Lemon Verbena Syrup

Poached Peaches in Lemon Verbena Syrup

The hardest part of this is getting the skin off the peaches— I always make two extra peaches just in case! A delightfully light and very elegant looking dessert that is easy to…

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August is Peach Month!

Peaches are one of my favorite summer fruits. Ripe, juicy peaches are like sunshine in your mouth! This month we will be featuring easy and delicious peach recipes that make the most of…

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National Blueberry Month Recipes!

July is Blueberry Month and blueberry picking came late to the Catskill Mountains this year. So, the next best thing, our local farmer’s market! Plump, juicy delicious blueberries just waiting to be baked…

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National Grilling Month Recipes

July is National BBQ month and while most people think this means hot dogs, hamburgers and ribs, we have a new twist on typical BBQ food. Outdoor grilling opens up a vast cornucopia…

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9.11 Salad

The Waldorf Salad was invented with ingredients that were at hand at the time. The same goes for this super easy 9.11 salad. We were not allowed back in our downtown apartment for…

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Warm Peach and Arugula Salad

  Dressing 1 Tsb 2 tsp 1/4 tsp 3 Tbs Balsamic Vinegar fresh lemon juice sea salt extra virgin olive oil Whisk together vinegar, juice and salt then add extra virgin olive oil…

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Zesty Coleslaw

A perfect accompaniment to grilled meats and ribs, this refreshing, tangy coleslaw takes a different twist. This recipe makes 8-10 servings 8 c 1/2 c 1 c 1/2 c 2 Tbs 1 Tbs…

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Chicken, Apple and Pecan Salad

A wonderful combination of flavors and textures—sweet, tart, creamy and crunchy. An elegant start to a meal, or a robust lunchtime salad. This recipe serves 2 1m 4oz 1 1c 1/2c 2oz Granny…

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Butternut Squash and Spinach Gratin

Great for a crowd! Makes a perfect side dish for roast meats, or a vegetarian main course. This recipe produces 6 servings as a main course, 8-10 as a side dish 3                      10oz…

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Tomato and Vidalia Onion Quiche

Tomato and Vidalia Onion Quiche I really love quiche. So easy and so versatile, you can use all kinds of different fillings depending on what you have in the fridge, or what takes…

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