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Shortbread Cookie Cutouts

These buttery shortbread cookies are crunchy yet melt in your mouth good. They are a great base for frosted cookies or for dipping and  decorating with tempered chocolate. They are delicious topped with crystallized colored sugar as well. Preheat oven to … Continue reading

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iSimmer’s blog slides over to WordPress.com

This may take some time as I live life faster then I can write about it. You might find some of the posts lacking script or jumbled but that is due to the landslide from Vox to WordPress. I’ll sort … Continue reading

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Satsuma and Clementine Mandarins are in!

Satsuma Manadrin These little gems are easy to peel, sweet to eat and seedless. They're great for a snack or to pack in lunches, and what's not to love about their natural wrapper. Get them now, the price is right … Continue reading

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Curried Spinach and Tofu simmered in Coconut Milk

Curried Spinach and Tofu simmered in Coconut MilkThis is a great vegan recipe that is terrific over brown, basmati, wild or jasmine rice. This dish ranks high among vegetarians and is simple to prepare. Serves 4 Curried Spinach and Tofu … Continue reading

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Mom’s Reveiw of The Reach Of A Chef (Beyond the Kitchen)

My mom, Harriett Beach has offered to do some book reveiws on her food related reads. Here is the first with more to come. The Reach of A Chef ( Beyond the Kitchen), Michael Ruhlman, 2006, Viking Press,Penguin Group, 338 pages. Harriett Beach … Continue reading

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A Glimpse into where it all started

Cooking at 6 years of age and a really bad childhood picture of me doing what I do for a living now, cook, but without the chair….Oh! And the fancy pants! My mom made some of my clothes, and believe … Continue reading

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