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Food Forum

A Daily Gazette life blog
News, recipes and ideas
Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Hearty salads help shed pounds

For many of us, a new year means a new drive to decency.
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Sometimes eggs are too fresh

Meringue, hard-boiled eggs come out best when eggs at lease a week old.
Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Cherry/chocolate chip biscotti are family treat worth sharing

Early in the week of Thanksgiving, my mom starts baking.
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

Peppermint bark, to fill your collection of tins

Every once in a while, a tin becomes an inspiration.
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Beef stew to warm a winter's day

In winter, beef stew is on our menu. We also like stew made with venison, bear or moose that our hunter friends give us.
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Corn, peppers merge for taste of New Orleans

When I travel, I pretend I’m Anthony Bourdain.
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014

Celiac sufferers have more options, but care still needed

I learned about celiac disease when I first became a part of my husband’s family: His mother had been diagnosed more than a decade earlier.
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Use different varieties to make your own, fresh applesauce

My son can eat a dozen apples a day, easily. So I pick up orchard apples, generally in half-bushel bags labeled “utility apples.”
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Oatmeal and chocolate chip bar cookies

Oatmeal and chocolate chip bar cookies evoke days of camping with the girls.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

Freshly dug potatoes taste best

We haven’t had a real frost yet, but the garden has slowed down enough that we’ve finally gotten around to digging potatoes.

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