A cast-iron skillet filled with baked fontina cheese, nearby is a hunk of bread

Baked Fontina with Garlic and Thyme

A fondue without the pot, Fontina cheese is broiled with garlic, olive oil, and thyme until it’s melted and bubbles. Scoop it up with hunks of bread.

  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 4
Escargot

Escargots | Snails with Herb Butter

Escargot with garlic butter and herbs is a classic French preparation. The snails can be served in their shells or in snail dishes, topped with puff pastry.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Curried Chicken Rolled in Toasted Coconut

Curried Chicken Rolled in Toasted Coconut

The retro combination of chicken, curry, walnuts, and cream cheese in these little bites is impossible to fight. They go down fast, easy, and delicious.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 0
Endive leaves stuffed with cream cheese spread with smoked salmon with chopped chives on top

Cream Cheese Spread with Smoked Salmon

A simple recipe for a delicious cream cheese spread filled with dried figs, smoked salmon, and walnuts. It’s spooned into endive boats for a killer nibble.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Baked Clams

Baked Clams

Straight from Umberto’s Clam House in NYC, this recipe for clams topped with bread crumbs seasoned with parsley and cheese then baked is the real deal.

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  • 15 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Slices of a chocolate mousse cake on a glass cake stand with fruit compote on the side

Ultimate Chocolate Marquise

It doesn’t get much chocolate-y than this chilled dessert. Bittersweet chocolate, eggs, butter, and Cognac are beaten than lightened with whipped egg whites.

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  • 25 M
  • 6 H, 25 M
  • 0
Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

A most gratifying use for a gangly gourd, this silken butternut squash soup all but defines autumn.

  • 15 M
  • 3 H
  • 2
A decorative tray with avocado-sardine toasts--crispy slices of bread topped with avocado, marinated sardines, and scallion and chives

Avocado-Sardine Toasts

Silky slices of ripe avocado and marinated fat strips of salty sardine fillets topped with crisp strings of scallions and chives sit atop of toast slices.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
A loaf of tomato-goat cheese terrine--garlicky goat cheese layered with red and yellow tomatoes and arugula on a cutting board

Tomato-Goat Cheese Terrine

Heirloom tomatoes–both red and yellow–and salad greens add layers of color and flavor to this terrine filled with silky, garlicky goat cheese.

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  • 1 H
  • 9 H, 30 M
  • 0
Mushroom Strudel

Mushroom Strudel

Crackly phyllo crisp as autumn leaves give way to wild mushrooms galore in this simple, sumptuous savory strudel.

  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 5
Raspberry-Honey Cream Tartlets

Raspberry-Honey Cream Tartlets

Ruby red raspberries perch atop a mascarpone whipped cream filling, which is nestled in crumbly, buttery tart shells.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 0