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Chocolate Babka Wreath with Orange

Chocolate Babka is the stuff dreams are made of. Rich, buttery brioche dough with swirling ribbons of orange-scented chocolate running through it make this recipe the dreamiest of them all. … Read more

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Ginger Snap Cookies

Ginger Snap Cookies are one of my favorite cookies. They’re a favorite holiday cookie, but are great any time of year. They’re quick and easy to make and packed with … Read more

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Apple Cider Donut Cake

Apple Cider Donut Cake tastes exactly like the irresistible apple cider donuts from the farmstands that dot the country roads of Connecticut in the fall. This cake has all the … Read more

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Beef Yakisoba

Beef Yakisoba is a quick stir fry of soba noodles, thinly sliced beef, and veggies in a savory Yakisoba Sauce. Yakisoba is a classic Japanese street food recipe. It’s a delicious … Read more

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Chocolate Rugelach with Pecans

Chocolate Rugelach might be my favorite of all the Jewish cookies. Layers of flaky pastry filled with rich dark chocolate and crunchy toasted pecans are just irresistible. Chocolate Rugelach are … Read more

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How to Make Smoked Salmon

Smoked Salmon is a really easy starter recipe for anyone new to smoking foods. This recipe is so simple that it is hard to even call it a recipe. The … Read more

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Pancit Bihon Noodles with Chicken

Pancit Bihon is an irresistible Filipino recipe that’s is easy to make and delivers traditional Filipino flavor. Perfectly chewy rice noodles are stir fried with chicken and veggies, then seasoned … Read more

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Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper Soup

Instant Pot Stuffed Pepper soup, made with ground beef or ground turkey, is a healthy, easy, and deliciously satisfying meal. It has all the flavors of your favorite stuffed peppers, … Read more

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Shichimi Togarashi

Shichimi Togarashi is a magical Japanese condiment. Sprinkle this mixture over rice bowls and other dishes to add flavor and crunch. It’s perfect on fish, meat, rice, or noodle dishes. … Read more