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Global Inspiration: A German Menu

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A year or two ago I got on a big kick with German food. I’m not quite sure what started it, but it could’ve been as simple as drinking a lot of Weihenstephaner at the time and wondering, Hmm, I haven’t made a lot of German food. I wonder what kind…

Thanksgiving Recipe Round-up

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To all of my friends, family, and visitors from the U.S.: Have a wonderful, safe, and food-filled Thanksgiving holiday! I’m taking a little break from work, definitely looking forward to the long weekend ahead and what will be our first Thanksgiving at the new house! I’ll make it a point…

Cherry Sangria Fizz

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If you need a quick holiday drink to make for Thanksgiving or a New Year's Eve party, consider this: a festive berry-colored drink that starts off with Sangria wine, one of my favorite things, and adds a few other simple ingredients. Adding a lime-flavored seltzer at the end gives it a little fizz and helps to lighten it up some.

Sun Dried Tomato and Cheese Strudels

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These strudels are quick to make and are versatile: cut in small squares for hors d’oeuvres with cocktails before dinner, or cut in slices to serve with a simple green salad for a light lunch. If you can’t find the Alouette garlic and herb cheese spread, Boursin cheese, herb goat…

Taste Testing: My Verdict on Chia Pudding

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Has anyone tried chia pudding? It is no more than chia seeds soaked in milk or nut milk overnight with additional flavoring (vanilla, maple syrup...) and toppings (yogurt, granola, nuts...), if desired. After hearing about all of the health benefits and how easy it is to make for a quick breakfast or a healthy snack, it was, of course, high up there on my list of things to try. After a first attempt making it, I'm not a fan.

Sweet and Sour Meatballs

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These sweet and sour meatballs are better than take-out and can be made in less than 30 minutes — talk about a fast dinner! I like adding extra Sriracha to mine and topping with some cilantro, but it’s totally optional. Quorn meatless meatballs are available in many of the grocery stores near…