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    Extra Easy Oatmeal Cookies

    Thanks to melted butter, these easy oatmeal cookies require very little time to make and taste amazing. Pack these cookies with your favorite kind of dried fruits, nuts, and even chocolate. Make these cookies as written or follow our suggestions for making them vegan. Both versions are delicious! Jump to the Extra Easy Oatmeal Cookies Recipe or read on to see our tips for making them. Melted Butter Makes Oatmeal Cookies Easy! We’ve already shared one of our favorite oatmeal cookie recipes on the blog. They are soft and chewy in the middle and we truly love them. With that said, they take a little more time to make and…

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    Roast Pork Butt | Leite’s Culinaria

    This roast pork butt, or pork shoulder, coated in a simple rub of brown sugar, paprika, cumin, and red pepper flakes, is incredibly easy to make and yields enough pulled pork to feed a small army. It’s roasted low and slow in the oven until falling-apart tender. Adapted from Nick Evans | Love Your Leftovers | Lyons Press, 2014 One weekend in early fall, I was cooking for a few friends and their parents who happened to be in town. The goal was to relax, watch some football, and eat great food. Instead, we spent the day watching over a grilled eight-pound pork shoulder. The six of us sat down…

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    Air Fryer Shoestring Fries | Leite’s Culinaria

    These easy air fryer shoestring fries are our new go-to burger side dish. They are a healthier alternative to traditional French fries, they’re kid-friendly, and they can be gussied up to suit your tastes. Adapted from America’s Test Kitchen | Healthy Air Fryer | America’s Test Kitchen, 2021 In the realm of fries, the flavor of shoestring fries is hard to beat. Their thinner shape allows for more of our favorite part—the crunch. Instead of cutting them by hand, we used a spiralizer to quickly cut potatoes into thin, even strings. Then we cut them into manageable 4-inch lengths. This was followed by rinsing to remove excess starch and a…

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    Candied Walnuts – Barefeet in the Kitchen

    Crunchy, caramelized walnuts make a sweet snack and a great topping for summer berry salads and ice cream, or a quick topping for muffins. Today I’m showing you how to make candied walnuts! I recommend doubling the recipe if you have snack-happy kids like mine, as you might catch them snacking on them too. How To Make Candied Walnuts It’s easier than you might think to make candied walnuts at home. With just a pat of butter, a handful of walnuts, and a spoonful of sugar, you can stir up a batch of walnuts that are tastier than anything you can buy from the store. I like to start with…

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    Creamy Bow Tie Pasta – Spend With Pennies

    This pasta recipe is a one-pot meal with tons of flavor and it’s rich and creamy without being too heavy.  In this easy dish, bow tie pasta is tossed in a quick and creamy sundried tomato parmesan cream sauce. Add in a handful of fresh spinach for the perfect Meatless Monday meal or serve with shrimp or chicken! Why We Love This Pasta Recipe This crowd-pleasing bowtie pasta comes together in about 20 minutes or so. It’s a meatless meal but pairs well with chicken or seafood too (like shrimp or scallops). The prep for this pasta dish is fast and easy. It uses items I usually have in my…

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    Simple Creamy Crab Salad – thestayathomechef.com

    Crab salad is an American common! There is a purpose why this seafood dish is so well-beloved — it’s super yummy and oh, so adaptable. You can serve it on a sandwich, in lettuce wraps, or on crackers. It is so uncomplicated to make and 10 times greater than the deli version! With uncomplicated recipes like this a single, we target on excellent elements. The magic comes from the fresh, chopped dill. Seafood and dill go collectively like peanut butter and jelly. They compliment each and every other perfectly! We like how you can participate in about with the regularity of your model in purchase to make it your very…

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    Indian Spiced Chicken Burgers | Leite’s Culinaria

    These Indian spiced chicken burgers are juicy, tender, and packed with flavor, thanks to the combination of ground chicken thighs, yogurt, masala spice blend, ginger, garlic, onion, tomatoes, and chiles. This easy, healthy chicken burger recipe is going into our permanent rotation. Adapted from Asma Khan | Ammu | Interlink Books, 2022 Chicken burgers often get overlooked because they can be dry and rubbery. That’s certainly not the case with these spicy masala burgers, that are made using ground chicken thighs, yogurt, and egg to keep the patties juicy. You can top them with chutney or red onion, as the author suggests, or if you want to take the heat…

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    The Best (and Easiest) Chocolate Ice Cream

    Two kinds of chocolate and real cream make this the best and easiest homemade chocolate ice cream you can make. The deliciously rich chocolate flavor of this recipe comes from the combination of both cocoa powder and melted chocolate chips. Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream Homemade ice cream is one of my family’s guilty pleasures. My boys are forever coming up with combinations and ideas to try. But nothing beats a classic like chocolate. We use this as a base to add cookies, berries, and all sorts of goodies to when we’re craving something a little different. The options are endless. When making chocolate ice cream it is important to get…

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    Win A Copy of Berber&Q: On Veggies

    Fill in the giveaway facts, and you are going to be entered to acquire a duplicate of Berber&Q: On Veggies: Recipes for barbecuing, grilling, roasting, using tobacco, pickling and gradual-cooking by Josh Katz (Kyle Books, 2022).  (ARV $29.99) Be aware: You can enter this giveaway one particular (1) time for each e-mail address for each day. Deadline is 11:59PM ET 7.19.22. With the frequently transforming situations thanks to COVID-19, there will be a hold off of unfamiliar size in delivering prizes in purchase to shield our crew and our partners. Thank you for your knowing. If you’ve been shying absent from vegetables simply because you feel they are boring… imagine…

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    Homemade BBQ Sauce Recipe – Expend With Pennies

    This homemade BBQ Sauce Recipe is so uncomplicated to make and has the ideal combination of sweet, savory, and tangy. Out of BBQ sauce? Or want to modify the flavorings to accommodate your flavor? Appear no additional! There are so a lot of options for this sauce and it can be custom-made to go well with any dish! Homemade BBQ Sauce There are so several BBQ sauces on the sector but handmade is usually very best and you can skip the superior-fructose corn syrup! Sweet, zesty, and tangy is the most effective description of this sauce. It is so flavorful and quick to make applying pantry staples. Make a double (or…