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Herb Brined Turkey

Posted in : Holiday, Mains on by : Christine

This is a recipe I have cobbled together and perfected over many years.  I have taken techniques from Alton Brown and Martha Stewart to name drop a few. What I have managed to accomplish is a golden brown bird that is flavorful and always juicy. My greatest accolade for this recipe is from my former
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Grilled Pizza

Posted in : Brunch, Mains on by : Christine

  This is the perfect pizza if you like a thin, crisp crust every time. You can make this over gas or charcoal or even in the oven. (I even made it in a hot, dry frying pan once.) It is almost fail-proof and makes a great party item as everyone can top their own
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Whiskey Dijon Glazed Ham

Posted in : Brunch, Holiday, Mains on by : Christine

Whiskey Dijon Glazed Ham May 5, 2020 by Christine Cuisine American Category Brunch Holiday Mains Persons depends on size of ham Serving Size 2 slices Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 1 hour, 30 minutes Total Time 1 hour, 45 minutes Notes Use a good whiskey for this as the flavor really comes through. The alcohol cooks
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Salmon Salad with Pickled Avocado Dressing

Posted in : Brunch, Mains, Salad on by : Christine

  Jazz up your boring old tuna with heart healthy canned salmon as a delicious alternative. The use of pickled avocado adds another dose of heart healthy fat with a nice tang. Don't have a batch of pickled avocados get the recipe here or just use a good and ripe one. http://christinecuisine.com/2020/04/14/pickled-avocados-2/

Creamy Baked Penne Alfredo

Comments : 1 Posted in : Mains on by : Christine

Creamy home made Alfredo is easier than you think to whip up and so much better than jarred. The original name of this recipe was Baked Ziti Alfredo with Chicken but you really can add whatever protein you want or make it vegetarian.  It is really a gorgeous blank canvas for leftover turkey, roasted vegetables
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Midwestern Style Chicken Enchiladas

Posted in : Mains on by : Christine

This recipe was submitted by Christa from Sedalia, MO and makes a really good and hearty dish.  It is the kind of homey stick-to-your-ribs food I think of when I think of the Midwest. The recipe makes a l lot but can be easily halved for a smaller crowd and reheats easily for a next
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