• apple, bacon and cheddar grilled cheese
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    apple, bacon and cheddar grilled cheese

    Serves: 4

    Difficulty: easy

    My husband and I tried out a local brewpub for the first time last night. It was very urban, housed in a large warehouse with a mural of downtown Raleigh on one wall and darts […]

  • summer vegetable tart
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    summer vegetable tart

    Serves: 8

    Difficulty: medium

    It’s near the end of tomato season here, always a cause for sadness. So when I was at the farmer’s market, I had to buy these gorgeous tomatoes. Recently I found a blue steel tart […]

  • how to cook crepes
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    how to cook crepes

    Crepes can be a little intimidating. But they are actually very easy. Whatever recipe you use, start by mixing all the ingredients for the crepes together. You may need to add extra liquid. The batter […]

  • cornmeal crepes with balsamic glazed figs, bacon, and stilton  (or goat cheese if you prefer)
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    cornmeal crepes with balsamic glazed figs, bacon, and stilton (or goat cheese if you prefer)

    Serves: 6

    Difficulty: medium

    I was at the farmer’s market and saw these lovely figs. I was so excited because our tree has finished producing figs for the season. I bought them with no idea of what I was […]

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pissaladiere tart

pissaladiere tart

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Posted: November 12, 2013

I absolutely love reading French recipes. I was reading a pissaladiere recipe the other day and it occurred to me that the ingredients would make a good tart. Pissaladiere is a French pizza that is […]

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roast beef and stilton sandwich

roast beef and stilton sandwich

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Posted: October 9, 2013

I was wandering around the web looking at recipes (I’ve been doing a lot of that lately) when I ran across a recipe for a roast beef, Stilton, and rocket sandwich at Made in Fulham. […]

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how to cook crepes

how to cook crepes

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Posted: October 8, 2013

Crepes can be a little intimidating. But they are actually very easy. Whatever recipe you use, start by mixing all the ingredients for the crepes together. You may need to add extra liquid. The batter […]

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