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Making Compound Butters

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Making Compound Butters Written by Amber Smith and TSG So its coming close to the end of the season for our gardens. The last of the tomatoes, peppers and onions easily made into great homemade salsa. But what do you do with all those herbs? Herb butter is a great... more

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Make The Perfect Soft Boiled Egg

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Soft Boiled eggs

I have to give a shout out to America’s Test kitchen for this one. Visit them at https://www.americastestkitchen.com/ They had the easiest and coolest recipe for making the perfect soft-boiled eggs every time. Start with a pot that is large enough to hold all the eggs you want to soft... more

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Herb Butters

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Flavored Butters

Written by Amber Smith for The Single Gourmand So its coming close to the end of the season for our gardens. The last of the tomatoes, peppers and onions easily made into great homemade salsa but what do you do with all those herbs? Herb butter is a great way... more

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Do I Really Need All of These Spices?

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Spice Rack

Do I really need all of these spices and herbs to cook with? Not really. But if you’re inexperienced and serious about cooking for yourself, you’ll need some basics to get started. Wait and purchase spices when you’re making a recipe that calls for those seasonings. Once you have that particular spice,... more

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