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Superbowl Party Ideas: Meatballs, Stadium Meat Platters, Chicken Wing Dip and Bacon-Wrapped Dates

February 3rd, 2013 · 3 Comments

This year, it’s the Ravens and 49ers. I don’t have a dog even close to this fight, so I’ll stick to the food. Here are some tried and true crowd-pleasers. Great balls of meat (or meat substitutes) Let’s start with meatballs – those little things are too often overlooked as a simple party food, easy […]

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Tags: Party Foods · Play With Your Food · Recipes

Recipes: Winning White Chili for Football Is a Break from the Red

September 26th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Football party givers are after me for recipes again, and a few other folks have asked for some ideas for something out of the ordinary for a crowd. Here’s one of my favorites. The White Chili with Salsa Verde is a recipe that won one of the categories at the Pillsbury Bake-Off years ago. Everyone […]

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Tags: Party Foods · Recipes · Recipes: What's Cooking!

Recipes: Pickling Peaches – Capturing the Taste of Summer

August 19th, 2012 · No Comments

Spiced peaches, which we called pickled peaches in the South, are heady fruits once finished – and can be served with savory as well as sweet stuff. More on that after the recipe. I use a simple formula that’s good for peaches, apricots and mangoes or any soft stone fruit. Start with about 4 pounds […]

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Tags: Gifts for cooks · Home Cooks · Recipes · Southern Roots Run Deep