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Perfect Grilled Corn

I don’t know about you but I love corn.  My favorite is the bi-colored variety!  When I went into Whole Foods this last week they had corn as the feature item of the week.  I couldn’t resist and picked up a few ears. I always found grilling corn a little daunting when it is so […]

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Peach Champagne Floats

I am huge fan of champagne.  I love it before dinner, during dinner or at brunch.  Now I can have it as dessert!  I used Graeter’s Summer Peach Ice Cream in this dessert.  Graeter’s is our local ice cream superstar, and they now sell it in several chain grocery sotres.  If  you can find it […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

I hope all you Father’s out there have a wonderful Day! I will be grilling up some protein for my hubby!  He likes good grilled food.  My kind of man!  He choose to have ribs on his day.  I will be placing the ribs on a broiling pan, with the bottom of the pan filled […]

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Grilled Eggplant with Mozzarella

 When you serve it to them don’t tell them it was this easy!  It will be our little secret!! 🙂 1 Eggplant, thinly sliced lengthwise 1 Fresh Campana Mozzarella Ball 1 cup of Marinara Sauce Basil Leaves Salt & Pepper Olive oil Preheat Grill to medium-high heat. Place Eggplant slices on plate lined with paper […]

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My Trick to Really Moist BBQ Chicken

I love BBQ Chicken, but the chicken can end up as tough as jerky. My trick to ensure I get really moist BBQ is to pre-cook the chicken breasts on a broiling pan.  I place the chicken on the top rack and fill the bottom pan with water.  I season chicken with salt and pepper. […]

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Grilled Asparagus & Onion with Balsamic & Blue Cheese

This tastes so good you won’t believe it is good for you!  The figs, sweet onion and blue cheese, OH-MY! I always serve this with a steak or a chop, you definitely need something big & bold to accompany something so sweet & savory! 1 pound of asparagus, trimmed 1 medium sweet yellow onion, trimmed […]

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Guest Blogger Today

My son who is in college wanted to be a guest blogger, representing a few recipes that the college folks could use.  You know the ones who are working with limited resources and a closet size kitchen.  Not like Mom’s kitchen. 🙂 Needless to say I was over the moon that he wanted to participate. […]

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Chicken Enchilada’s

This dish is pretty simple to pull together.  Don’t let the roasting and peeling of the Poblanos deter you from making this dish. It is really very simple, just try it!  Poblanos are mild Chili’s that are loaded with tons of flavor and Vitamin C! Salsa is also a great alongside the Avocado and Rice. […]

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Grilled Steak & Poblano Tacos

Continuing on the path of my love affair of Central American Recipes!  NO it’s not just because I LOVE Margarita’s.  But, let me just say this recipe would rock it with a Frozen Margarita, no salt!  I’m just sayin’!! This is a crowd pleaser. I put the steak on a small cutting board and the […]

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Grilled Chicken with Asian Barbecue Sauce

This is a great summer recipe. The sauce can be made a day ahead. You can store extra sauce in the refrigerator for up to a week. FAMILY RATING: 6 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1 ½ teaspoons black pepper 1 onion , coarsely chopped 1 ½ tablespoons vegetable oil ½ cup oyster sauce 3 tablespoons soy sauce ⅓ cup water ¼ cup white wine vinegar 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts SAUCE: […]

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