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Spring: Go Fish Mom’s Oven-Fried Fish Begin with a Sizzle click the image for recipe After my mother adapted this more healthful (but no less delicious) version of fried fish by eliminating deep frying and, instead, quickly sautéing the fish in … Continue reading

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Froasted Fish

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Froasted Fish Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 25 minutes Yield: 3 servings Ingredients1 pound cod or other firm fish such as grouper, cut into bite-size chunks, thawed if frozen 3 egg whites, beaten or poured from carton … Continue reading

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Angel Biscuit Sweets

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Sweet Potato Angel Biscuits Prep Time: 1 hour, 30 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 1 hour, 40 minutes Yield: 2 to 3 dozen, depending on size Ingredients1 package (1/4 ounce) active dry yeast 1/4 cup warm water 2 1/2 cups … Continue reading

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Boston 2015 Blizzard Salad

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Cod, kale and chorizo Prep Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 15 minutes Yield: 2 Servings Ingredients1 cup chopped mixed salad greens 1/2 cup chopped kale 4 hard-cooked eggs, halved, yolks removed and reserved for another recipe 10 cherry tomatoes, halved 6 … Continue reading

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Quick Hummus

Hummus Prep Time: 10 minutes Yield: about 2 1/2 cups Ingredients1 can (15 to 17 ounces) garbanzo beans, drained, rinsed 1 can (15 to 17 ounces) garbanzo beans, drained, rinsed  1/3 cup tahini, see note 3 cloves garlic, chopped 1/4 … Continue reading

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Best Black-Eyed Peas and Smoked Sausage Over Rice

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VEGETABLES/BEANS Prep Time: 35 minutesCook Time: 45 minutesTotal Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes Yield: 8 servings If hot smoked Creole sausages are not available in your area, Spanish smoked chorizo or Portuguese chourico & linguica come closest to the exquisite … Continue reading

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Salmon Appetizers

Salmon Appetizer Muffins Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 20 minutesTotal Time: 40 minutes Yield: 2 dozen muffins Ingredients1 can (14 ounces) salmon, drained, flaked, any cartilage and skin discarded 2 1/2 cups yellow cornmeal 1 cup grated sharp Cheddar cheese … Continue reading

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Stephens College Butterscotch Brownies

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Butterscotch Brownies Prep Time: 40 minutesCook Time: 22 minutes Yield: 18-24 medium brownies Caution: indulge in only small bites of my favorite dessert. Back in the day, these were a direct cause of my freshman 15.IngredientsIt’s very important to follow … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Cousins

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DESSERTS: COOKIES Ingredients5 cups flour 2 teaspoons each: ground ginger, baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) butter 1/4 cup shortening 1 egg, lightly beaten 3/4 cup molasses 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

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Perfect Pie Crust from Grandmother

Perfect Pie Crust from Grandmother Prep Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 15 minutes Yield: 2 unbaked 9-inch pie crusts Ingredients2 1/2 cups flour 1 tablespoon sugar 1 teaspoon coarse salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into pieces and chilled … Continue reading

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