Chilled Mediterranean Pasta Salad

This chilled Mediterranean pasta salad packs a lot of interesting flavors into each bite. From the peppery taste of fresh arugula to the salty appeal of Kalamata olives, preserved lemons, and Feta cheese, there is nothing bland or boring about this dish. Yet, its...
Chicken Cordon Bleu with Creamy Butter Sauce

Chicken Cordon Bleu with Creamy Butter Sauce

April 4th is National Chicken Cordon Bleu Day that celebrates a blue ribbon dish that combines chicken, ham, and cheese and since it's just a few days away, you too can enjoy a classic with this chicken cordon bleu recipe served with butter sauce.

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Daikon Noodle Soup

Daikon Noodle Soup

Daikon root is a mild-flavored winter radish popular in Japanese cuisine. It is also found in many low carbs, gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, and other popular lifestyle diet recipes. Although it used to be difficult to find in some places, it is now carried by many...

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Banana Nut Muffins

Banana Nut Muffins

These Best Ever Banana Nut Muffins are the BEST banana muffins you'll ever make, with a delicious and sweet walnut topping!

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Classic Moscow Mule with Fresh Ginger Simple Syrup

Classic Moscow Mule with Fresh Ginger Simple Syrup

Although Moscow Mules are meant to be enjoyed ice cold, there is something inherently comforting about the warm, spicy notes of ginger found in this classic cocktail.  Traditionally, Moscow Mules are served in beautiful copper mugs that are both...

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One-Skillet Lemon-Rosemary Chicken Thighs with Broccoli

One-Skillet Lemon-Rosemary Chicken Thighs with Broccoli

This one-skillet recipe Lemon-Rosemary Chicken is packed with flavor and is oh-so-easy to prepare. The classic pairing of fresh rosemary and lemon is the centerpiece of this dish, while the addition of sautéed shallots adds a subtle depth to the flavors. When paired...

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Tuscan Sausage & Potato Soup

Tuscan Sausage & Potato Soup

This rustic and hearty sausage and potato soup is substantial enough to serve as the main course. The sausage and seasonings add a lot of flavor, while big chunks of potato make for a satisfying meal. Pair with a crisp, green side salad and dinner is served! 

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