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Thanksgiving Dinner – Plan Ahead!

October 23rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

Halloween’s not even here yet, and we’re already talking turkey. That’s because the planning for that once-a-year feast starts now.  If you plan ahead, you can pull off that turkey day dinner without monumental stress. There will still be a few last-minute adjustments, but having a plan like a pro (think how caterers work) makes […]

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Pumpkin Bread Pudding Wins Sun Sentinel Thanksgiving Dessert Contest; Eggplant Cake from Mon Ami Now at Henry’s; Leftover Turkey Primavera

November 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Judy Avey of Fort Lauderdale took first prize in the Sun Sentinel’s Thanksgiving Day dessert contest with her Pumpkin bread pudding and maple-caramel sauce. Chef Adam Brown of Henry’s in Delray shared with my You Asked for It! readers the eggplant “cake” appetizer – now a small plate served at Henry’s. This yummy app originated […]

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Thanksgiving: Mashed Potatoes 101

November 23rd, 2011 · 1 Comment

Cooks often get this simple dish very wrong on Thanksgiving, and it’s perplexing. Maybe they’re trying too hard, rushing, or simply don’t know the basics. Here’s the FAQ on making perfect mashed potatoes. Choose the right potato Idaho Russets or Red Bliss are the most common choices for good mashing potatoes, but Yukon Golds work […]

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