Monthly Archives: July 2011

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Creamy Chicken Curry ★★★ 3 tbsp. olive oil 6 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, cut in half lengthwise 3 tsp curry powder 1 ½ tsp salt 1 large onion, sliced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup sour cream 1 cup … Continue reading

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Scampi Pizza ★★★★ 3 teaspoons olive or vegetable oil 3 garlic cloves, minced ¾ pound shelled, deveined shrimp, cut into 1/2-inch chunks 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme ½ teaspoon salt Freshly ground pepper, to taste 3 (2-ounce) whole wheat flatbreads … Continue reading

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Ravioli with Sage Butter ★★★★★ 26 ounce package frozen cheese ravioli 1 tablespoon olive oil 12 whole fresh sage leaves 6 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh sage ½ teaspoon chopped fresh thyme ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper … Continue reading

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Thai Beef Skewers ★★★★★ 1 lb. flank steak, trimmed of any fat ¼ tsp. salt 24 mint leaves bamboo skewers ⅓ cup fresh lime juice ¼ cup minced red onion ¼ cup shredded carrot, finely chopped 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil … Continue reading

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Cajun Roast Chicken ★★★★★ MARINADE AND CHICKEN 2 large lemons, juiced (1/2 cup) 2 Tbsp each creole seasoning and olive oil 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 large serrano chile , seeded and minced (originally jalapeño) 1 Tbsp black pepper 8 … Continue reading

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Macaroni and Cheese ★★★★ 1 lb. elbow macaroni, cooked according to pkg directions, drained, rinsed, returned to pot 5 tbsp. unsalted butter ¼ cup flour 4 cups milk 2 ½ cups shredded sharp yellow cheddar cheese 1 tsp each salt … Continue reading

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Zingy Citrus Chicken ★★★ 5 garlic cloves ¾ teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons dried oregano leaves ½ teaspoon ground cumin ⅓ cup red wine vinegar ⅓ cup each fresh orange and lime juice 2 tablespoons vegetable oil ¼ cup chopped flat … Continue reading

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Summer Salad

For the past week in my area it’s been hovering around 100°. Sounds like most of the country is getting fried by this heat. My tomatoes are not happy, I know that for sure. Any suggestions on how to help … Continue reading

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Tandoori Spiced Chicken ★★★★ 2 Tablespoons light soy sauce 1 tablespoon orange juice 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon turmeric powder ½ teaspoon grated orange rind ¼ teaspoon red pepper flakes 8 boneless, skinless chicken thighs … Continue reading

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Wow 100! I’ve made 100 different recipes already! We are halfway through the year which means I’ll need to double up for the rest of the year to get the other 2/3’s done, but I’m pleased as punch. Thai Chicken … Continue reading

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