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THANKSGIVING FOOD & WINE PAIRINGS (AUDIO)

One of the questions that always pops up heading into the Thanksgiving holiday is “what foods pair well with what wines?”  The other question is how do I make gravy that’s lump-free, we’ll address that on this week’s TV/Radio program. Elizabeth spoke with Katrina Frey, from third-generation family-owned Frey Wine in …

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Savory Pumpkin Risotto

Ingredients – risotto 1 sugar pumpkin (about 1 lb) 1 cup arborio rice (uncooked) 1/4 lb pancetta (in one piece) 1 small onion splash of white wine 5 cups of vegetable or chicken stock 1/4 tsp allspice 1/4 cup parmesan 1 TB cold butter 1 tsp plus sea salt to …

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SOMETHING TO CONSIDER OVER THE HOLIDAYS

DON’T BUY INTO THE NEW YEAR’S DIET HYPE Eat What You Want and Stop Feeling Guilty! Every year we are bombarded with ads on television and radio chiding us about our eating habits and making us generally feel badly about the fun we had over the holidays. I used to …

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Christmas Goose with Morel/Herb “stuffing” & Blood Orange Gastrique

We challenged readers and listeners to come up with the best Christmas menu this year. Isn’t that more fun than telling you what to make? This goose was the very epitome of savory and the stuffing (made as dressing, separately) was truly outstanding. These are recipes to be filed away for …

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Three EASY cookie recipes

We’ve all been there. You’ve got an important project due at work and your mind drifts away to that dreamy place filled with cookies fresh from the oven. Cookie Monster has the same problem, so his friends at Sesame Street posted his new music video, “Share It Maybe.” Here’s the …

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