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Hatch Chile Meatball Soup

Hatch Chile Meatball Soup

  When it comes to soups, I love mine chunky. Sure, a velvety Potato Leek Soup, or a Spicy Carrot-Sweet Potato Soup have their place, and are welcome on my dinner table. But I do love a soup with pieces of meat and vegetable floating around in the bowl, like this Hatch Chile Meatball Soup. My […]

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Hatch Chile Chicken Stock

Hatch Chile Chicken Stock

  Sadly, another Hatch Chile season is almost at a close. Hopefully you got your case of Hatch chiles, and had them roasted for you at one of the Melissa’s Produce Hatch Chile Roasting events near you. There are still a couple of events coming up, in case you missed one. This recipe for Hatch Chile […]

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The 24-Hour Wine Expert

I like to consider myself a wine aficionado, although I am probably closer to being a wino. . . I mean a wine lover. While I was in culinary school, one of my favorite classes was an intensive wine course we were required to take. This class was a combination of lectures, tastings and wine […]

Chocolate Ale Layer Cake | Black Girl Chef's Whites

Birthday Feasting

Yesterday was my birthday, and I actually made and ate one of my favorite recipes on my blog  Sweet ‘n’ Sticky Baby Back Ribs. I started thinking of what other things I would eat for a birthday feast, and came up with a menu for my birthday. Mind you, I didn’t actually make all of […]

Brown Sugar-Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

Brown Sugar-Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

Brown Sugar-Vanilla Frozen Yogurt is actually the ingredient list. Brown sugar + vanilla + yogurt = creamy and tangy goodness. As I am writing this the temperature outside is nearing 110°, and my entire duct system, furnace and air conditioner are being replaced. Considering the old Day and Night system was new when my parents […]

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Chorizo Stuffed Shrimp | Black Girl Chef's Whites

Chorizo Stuffed Shrimp

This is one of those recipes that will really impress your guests, and only you know how easy it was.  Of course, you will SAY the recipe took hours to perfect, and you learned how to make these Chorizo Stuffed Shrimp in the kitchen of a famous chef! I won’t tell on you. While this […]

Tilapia Fillets with Compound Butter

As I write this I seem to be coming down with a nasty stomach bug my darling daughter passed on. I have no picture of the completed dish, but just imagine a beautifully golden brown tilapia fillet with a slowly melting piece of herb compound butter on top. That wasn’t so hard was it?) Sometimes […]

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