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Spring Entertaining: The Gift Of Homemade Cookies

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials The Gift Of Homemade Cookies Freshly baked cookies make some of the most lovely party favors for guests. They can be a sweet reminder of the special occasion for which they attended long after it has ended. Many different cookie styles make good contenders, however I find smaller varieties not only […]

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The Basics: Citrus Reamer

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Citrus Reamer A citrus reamer is such a valuable tool in the kitchen as it may be used to extract a small or large amount of juice from fruits ranging from lemons & limes to tangerines, oranges & so much more. Although there are many sizes from which to […]

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Baking Classics: Lemon-Poppy Seed Butter Cookies

Baking Classics The Technique Lemon-Poppy Seed Butter Cookies From quality ingredients that are measured properly to blending & portioning them just so, you can create a batch of cookies that replicate those from a fine bakeshop. With a few pointers, you’ll be well on your way to baking pan after pan of irresistible cookies & […]

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Baking Classics: Lemon-Poppy Seed Tea Cookies

Baking Classics The Technique Lemon-Poppy Seed Tea Cookies Lemon-Poppy Seed Tea Cookies are wonderful to serve guests when bridal showers, baby showers & garden parties are in order. The cookies have a similar texture to that of shortbread without the need to roll & cut the dough. Allow them to cool completely before rolling in […]

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The Essential Guide To Baking With Classic Ingredients

Spring Entertaining The Introduction The Essential Guide To Baking With Classic Ingredients Simplicity at it’s finest– flour, sugar, leavening, eggs, butter & buttermilk– with these ingredient essentials in your kitchen, the possibilities are endless for making baked goods at a moments notice in order to celebrate a host of upcoming small gatherings ranging from graduations […]

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The Basics: Poppy Seeds

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Profile Poppy Seeds Poppy seeds are the kidney shaped, edible oilseeds that are harvested from the dried pods of the papaver somniferum commonly known as the breadseed poppy. The flowering plant from which they come from is a member of the Papaveraceae family. It is considered an annual herb that […]

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Spring Entertaining: Family Game Night

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials  Family Game Night Classic board games have found their place again. Monopoly, Life, Scrabble & checkers are just some of the old-school games families are playing together & setting aside a particular day of the week to enjoy these classics have the to potential to be special with a few signature […]

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Rebecca Gordon’s Cooking Class: Lesson No. 3 Flour

Rebecca Gordon’s Cooking Class Cooking & Baking Skills Lesson No. 3 Flour The Objective: Today’s lesson focuses on flour & the valuable role it plays in a variety of cooking & baking applications ranging from savory main dish dinner solutions to seasonal sweets. You may be experimenting with a little baking right now or find […]

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