Suzi's Blog

TBT Recipe: Suzen’s Apple and Rye Stuffing

I first posted this recipe three years ago. We've had our Thanksgiving turkey and that "standard" stuffing. With Christmas and New Years approaching, many of us will double down: the final turkey of the year is destined for our table. But, and this happens to me, a second round the regular stuffing does not have…

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TBT Cookbook Review: Bake and Freeze Chocolate Desserts by Elinor Klivans

Elinor Klivans is a name you may not know — you should — but it is quite possible you have tasted her food. For over 20 years, Elinor has been a prolific author of baking books: cupcakes, cookies, and cakes fill her life and her wonderful books.Many, many home bakers depend on her books, her…

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Cookbook Review: The Ultimate Soup Cleanse

  I know. You hear the word “cleanse” and you think that something medical is at play. And yet, on the TV sports show Inside the NFL, former pro quarterback  Boomer Esiason is there describing his cleansing progress. Well if he can do it then … This slim little book has two parts: explaining what…

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Tangy Tomatillo Shrimp

During this holiday season, when you want a “flavor break” and do not want to spend a long time in the kitchen, this is the perfect recipe for a smashing meal While not officially listed as addictive, tomatillos are. That tangy, penetrating flavor makes any dish a zesty treat. You can pair tomatillos with chiles…

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