Cookie Cheesecake With A PushPan

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Baking is almost an event, if you don't have the tools of the trade. I love finding a tool that is innovative, cuts my work in half and is offers a new twist on creations.  My latest creation is a cookie cheesecake and I did not use the old springform pan, rather a new, innovative pan, that is leak … [Read more...]

KYOCERA In The Kitchen

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I am peeling it off, layer by layer and make a real cutting edge this year and I am not talking about FASHION, I am talking kitchen and food.  Fall is the perfect time to cook up a storm, as the weather is cool enough to really run the oven while heating up the kitchen and all those great apples are … [Read more...]

Culinary Daring Braciole

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The holidays require specialty recipes and plenty of food to the table as guests are coming.  I take special pride in our Italian Heritage and maintaining those recipes which have been handed down generation after generation.  I firmly believe that tradition needs to be steadfast and while it can be … [Read more...]

Trick Or Treat With A Grocery Stop

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This is your last chance to really get out to the store and save for Halloween. Many communities have Halloween scheduled for the weekend instead of the day, so are you ready for the trick-or-treaters?  Have you treated  yourself to a great bag of treats? This is the hardest time of year to resist … [Read more...]

Chicken Soup With Gnocchi – Culinary Daring

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The holidays bring on the need to cook, cook, and cook some more. Whether we are outbound to family or having family and friends in, I find myself wanting to make the best of the best and not slave over the stove day long. The recipe I am about to share with you is easy to prepare, cost effective … [Read more...]