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Soups & Salads

BBQ’d Shrimp Salad In 20 Minutes Or Less

In the time it takes you to read this, you can actually make this meal. Really. This grilled shrimp salad is so good and so simple you won’t believe it.  I forgot how much I like shrimp on the BBQ. For most of the winter I’ve done the Ina Garten technique of roasting them in the oven and they’re delicious that way, but when the weather’s nice, there’s nothing better […]

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A "Double Dip" Fruit Salad for Jerry, George & Elaine!

If you need to bring a dish for a large gathering–it doesn’t get any easier than this fruit salad. Add two yogurt-based dipping sauces–one with honey and the other with brown sugar and mascarpone–and you have a big hit!  Oh about the title…if you don’t know who Jerry, George and Elaine are…keep reading. I like to cut all the fruit before I toss it in the bowl–that way I can layer […]

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Albondigas Soup? Si, Por Favor

Albondigas Soup, is like a little trip to Mexico. But since you can’t always find it on the menu in Mexican restaurants North of the Border, I decided to come up with my own version. I tested at least a dozen recipes and after adding and subtracting various ingredients this is the one I like the best. I hope you’ll like it as much as I do.   Don’t let […]

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