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Garlic Green Muffins from Garlic by Jenny Linford

Muffins. Does anybody not like muffins? How about a savory muffin? Yes, something you do not goop up with strawberry jam. You can still use butter or cream cheese on these but, frankly, jam would be a distraction when you already garlic, yogurt, zucchini, pistachio and Cheddar cheese. These muffins, from the new Garlic by…

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Lemon-Parsley Marinade

  Do you use marinades or rubs? Are you disappointed at the flavor results? I understand. That’s why I love Rubs: Over 100 Recipes for the Perfect Sauces, Marinades and Seasonings. Author John Whalen III is a meat guru and every page in this book proves that. You can see a full review of the…

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Classic Chewy Oatmeal Cookies from Cooks Illustrated

  By now you may have heard about management changes at Cooks Illustrated magazine. While who running America’s Test Kitchen is not your most important priority in life, the quality of their recipes just may be quite important. Many of us look to Cooks each month for the best in both recipes and the cooking…

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TBT Recipes: Green Beans with Frizzled Scallions and Ginger

  This recipe was posted a couple of years ago, at the end of a warm summer. This summer has not been just warm. 2016 is sizzling and that powerful sun has made this recipe even more delightful. Green beans are wonderful. You can depend on them, for they always taste the same. Same flavor, same…

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