Nutmeg Cake

Nutmeg Cake

This spice cake is soaked with rum syrup, making a lovely, albeit slightly boozy, gift when wrapped in parchment and tied with a bow.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 13
Lemon Drop Martini

Rosemary Lemon Drop

This classy little number shamelessly flaunts its herbal notes, making it as suave and cosmopolitan as far more complicated, not to mention classic, cocktails.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 10
Chili Cheddar Burger

Uncle D’s Chili and Cheddar Burger

This compelling chili and Cheddar burger is what it is—true guy food, no apologies. Wrap your hands around this messy burger and settle in for the real deal.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 3
Ruby Sangria

Ruby Sangria

The official Spanish summer sipper. And, for those who don’t care for sodden, wimped-out fruit mush, a nifty little party trick at no extra charge.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 8
Jewish Cooking in America by Joan Nathan

My Favorite Brisket

A meaty beef brisket is slowly braised in a brew of red wine, tomatoes, onions, garlic, rosemary, thyme, and parsley. A perfect recipe for Passover.

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  • 20 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Poached Pear, Rogue River Blue Cheese, and Hazelnut Salad Recipe

Poached Pear, Rogue River Blue Cheese, and Hazelnut Salad

For this salad, fresh pears are poached in red wine to give them a gorgeous color and deeper flavor that’s delicious with the assertive blue cheese and toasty hazelnuts.

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  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 0
Thyme, Lemon, and Sea-Salt Shortbread Recipe

Thyme, Lemon, and Sea-Salt Shortbread

These savory shortbreads are seasoned with thyme, lemon, and a sprinkling of sea salt. Serve the shortbreads as a snack or as an hors d’oeuvre with wine.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 5
Raspberry-Cinnamon Streusel Tart Recipe

Raspberry-Cinnamon Streusel Tart

What makes this raspberry-cinnamon streusel tart special is utterly fresh raspberries and Sri Lankan cinnamon. Seek out the best raspberries you can find.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Blueberry Buckle Recipe

Blueberry Buckle

Not familiar with buckle? It’s essentially a ginormous muffin bursting with fresh blueberries and capped with crumbs that are gently suffused with cinnamon and ginger.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 0
Southern Pecan Pie Recipe

Southern Pecan Pie

Villas’ pecan pie is unlike most others as it’s not as sweet as most. But it does have the requisite fresh pecans, mellow rich filling, and tender flaky crust.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 0
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