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Linguine with Garlicky Breadcrumbs

Summary: This recipe is perfect for weeknight dinners because it’s laughably simple. We especially like it with roasted asparagus or green beans. Ingredients 2/3 cup bread crumbs w/ Italian seasoning 1 1/2 tbsp + 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil 6 cloves garlic, minced 8 oz uncooked linguine 1/4 cup chopped parsley (optional) 2 tsp fresh …

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Sauerbraten

Summary: This recipe takes a lot of prep work, but it’s worth it when you want to make something special. Ingredients Marinade: 1 cup dry red wine 1 cup red wine vinegar 1 med. onion, sliced 2 bay leaves 2 tsp black peppercorns, cracked 12 juniper berries, crushed, or 1/4 cup of gin 3 whole …

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Caribbean Beef Stew with Coconut Rice

  Ingredients 1 lb beef bottom round, cut into chunks 1 tbsp jerk seasoning 1 onion thinly cliced 2 cloves garlic, minced 14 1/2 oz can diced tomatoes 14 1/2 oz beef broth 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed 1/2 lb green beans, cut into 1 in. pieces 2 cups water 1 cup rice 1/2 …

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Jerk Spice Blend

  Ingredients 2 tbsp dried minced onion 1 tbsp garlic powder 2 1/2 tsp kosher salt 2 1/2 tsp dried thyme 2 tsp ground allspice 1 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/8 tsp cayenne pepper Instructions Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Store in an airtight container. Notes This is about as spicy as …

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Cherry Cordial Bundt Cake

  Ingredients For the Cake: Baker’s Joy or cooking spray and flour 4 oz bittersweet chocolate 1 cup cabernet sauvignon 1/3 cup whole milk 1 3/4 cup sugar 2/3 cup unsalted butter, room temperature 3 eggs 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour 1 (3 oz) packet sugar-free black cherry gelatin 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder …

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Chicken Marsala

  Summary: This is a surprisingly easy and delicious dish. It’s supposed to serve four, but we couldn’t restrain ourselves, and we ate it all. Ingredients 1 oz dried porcini mushrooms 2 1/2 cups chicken stock 1/2 cup flour 2 tsp oregano 1/2 tsp pepper 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts salt 1 shallot, finely chopped …

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Bourbon Brown Sugar Sparkler

  Ingredients 3/4 cup water 1/4 cup dark brown sugar, packed 1/4 fresh lemon juice, chilled 3 oz bourbon 3/4 cup (6 oz) dry sparkling wine, chilled bitters Instructions Make a syrup of the water and brown sugar on the stove top or by microwaving for 2 minutes, stirring until sugar dissolves. Cool, then chill. …

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Vegetable and Rice Burritos

Ingredients 1/2 to 1 cup white rice 1 1/2 tsp garlic, divided 1/2 cup low-fat sour cream 1tbsp chopped cilantro 2 tsp fresh lemon juice 1/8 tsp ground red pepper 1 tsp canola oil 1 lg red onion, diced 1 cup cremini mushrooms, chopped 2 ears fresh corn, removed from the cob 1 small zucchini, …

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Baked Pesto Chicken

Summary: Lovely, quick three ingredient recipe. Ingredients cooking spray 1/2 cup pesto sauce 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts salt and pepper to taste 1/2 cup shredded low-fat mozzarella cheese Instructions Preheat oven to 375°. Slice chicken breast into strips and season with salt and pepper. Spray a 9″x12″ baking pan with cooking spray. Spread 1/4 …

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Sesame Broccoli

Ingredients 12 oz broccoli florets 1 tbsp sesame seeds, toasted 1 tbsp dark sesame oil 1/4 tsp kosher salt 1/4 tsp pepper Instructions Add 1 inch water to a large saucepan. Set a vegetable steamer in the water. Bring to a boil over high heat. Add broccoli to steamer and steam, covered, 4 minutes or …

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