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Cranberry Sauce With Mandarin Oranges

3/18/2020 meps 0

1 12-oz bag of cranberries, rinsed 11-oz can of mandarin oranges in light syrup 1/4 to 1/2 C sugar or brown sugar Drain the syrup from the oranges into a medium saucepan. Add the cranberries […]

Pork larb

Pork Larb (cold Thai meat salad)

1/3/2020 meps 0

I’ve had the chicken version of this many times in Thai restaurants. But what inspired me to make it this time was a very dry pork roast that was left over from Thanksgiving. The new […]

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Vegan Cheese and Pepper Pasta

12/31/2019 meps 0

1/3 C nutritional yeast 1/4 C cashew butter 2 T white miso paste 1 T black peppercorns 1 lb spaghetti 1/4 C extra-virgin olive oil Pinch of red pepper flakes Boil the pasta in plenty […]

Simplified Samoas
Cookies & Candies

Simplified “Samoas”

12/13/2019 meps 0

In the same vein as the one-of-each peanut butter cookies, this is a gluten-free recipe with only 4 ingredients. They result is soft and chewy. The whites of 2 eggs13-oz can of Dulce de Leche […]

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Crockpot Mac ‘n’ Cheese

9/24/2018 meps 0

2 cups milk 1 (12 oz.) can evaporated milk 1 egg 1-2 t salt 1/4 t garlic powder 1/2 tsp. pepper Dash of hot sauce 1-1/2 C grated cheese — cheddar, colby, or co-jack 2 […]


Savory tapioca snacks

5/2/2018 meps 0

Based on a traditional Indonesian dish. 1/4 C water or coconut milk 1 T diced onion or garlic 1/4 t black or white pepper Large pinch of salt 1/2 C tapioca starch Bring the first […]

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Cranberry Butter

2/8/2018 meps 0

1 stick softened butter 1 C fresh cranberries 1/2 C walnuts 2 T honey 2 T brown sugar Place in food processor and process until smooth. Serve with bread or crackers. See also: Cranberry Butter […]

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Cranberry Sangria

2/8/2018 meps 0

2 C fresh cranberries, plus a few extra for garnish 1 C water 1 C sugar 750-ml bottle of red wine 1 C orange juice 1/2 C brandy or port Put cranberries in a small […]


Pressure Cooker Mongolian Beef

10/25/2017 meps 0

I haven’t used my pressure cooker for a couple of years. This recipe makes me glad we have been reunited! 2 lbs flank steak, cut into thin strips 1 T coconut oil 6 cloves garlic, […]

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Cookies & Candies

Elma’s Butter Bars

9/17/2017 meps 0

Cheesecake-flavored decadence… 1 package yellow cake mix 1 beaten egg 1 stick butter (melted) Mix together, spread in a greased and floured 9×13 pan, and press firmly. 8 oz cream cheese 1 pound powdered sugar […]