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Italian Salsa Verde

February 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Classic Italian “Green Sauce”, Sauce Verde or Italian Salsa Verde. A cold condiment, it’s often used as a dip for grilled meats and vegetables in warmer months.  Also, a favorite fast, fresh pasta sauce, when...

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It’s hard to do salad in the winter. Cold weather spikes our desire for comfort food and fatty meats.  Call me crazy, but I don’t come in from shoveling a foot of fresh snow and...

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Spring Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad

May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Take full advantage of fresh strawberries while they’re in season with this Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad.  The buttery texture of avocado, sweet, sharp mango and red, ripe strawberries tossed with a light, fresh citrus vinaigrette...

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Shifting to foods that foster better health with an anti-inflammatory diet changed how I eat.   5 Grain Porridge with Coconut, Apples & Berries, whole grains, healthy fats and natural sugars, what a way to start the day!...

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Country Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic

October 16, 2015 | 8 Comments

Hashed, smashed, fried, boiled or baked, potatoes never go out of style. Why not combine the crisp salted skin of roasted with the smooth, satisfying comfort of mashed for a good country mash?!  Country Mashed...

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Straight from the French countryside, the classic Tartiflette uses all of my favorite ingredients, potatoes, onions, bacon, cream and & Reblochon cheese, to stunning effect.  Creamy, melted ripe cheese, smoky bacon, starchy sustenance, Tartiflette is...

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Curried Potato Salad - Food Gypsy

Curried Potato Salad – Picnic Perfect

August 7, 2015 | 12 Comments

Nothing like a quick twist on a classic to keep a meal interesting.  Try Curried Potato Salad at your next get together for a little taste of something different. Confession: I had too many mini-potatoes....

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Sweet & Sour Slaw with Honey Vinaigrette - Food Gypsy

Sweet & Sour Slaw with Honey Vinaigrette

August 4, 2015 | 4 Comments

This summer’s theme on Food Gypsy is light, tasty dishes that go just as easily from the kitchen to the cottage, on a picnic or into the backyard.  Tart and tangy with a hint of...

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Wax Bean Salad in Bacon Vinaigrette

August 3, 2015 | 3 Comments

A late summer salad that makes a great side or a light meal, Wax Bean Salad in Bacon Vinaigrette is served warm, wafting with the intoxicating aroma of bacon. Fresh beans are beginning to flood...

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Cuban Rice and Beans, A Side of Spice

July 14, 2015 | 12 Comments

Cuban Rice and Beans, a wet, sticky rice and beans side dish with a solid base of spice, garlic and ginger.  Beside a chop, chunk of chicken or as a meal with grilled vegetables, this...

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Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie - FG

Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie

April 28, 2015 | 1 Comments

The Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie; gluten-free, sugar-free, vegan and raw.  Just measure and blend.  Perfect as you run out the door or as a Mother’s Day breakfast idea from the kids – with love. Mother’s...

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Blood Orange Glazed Salmon, Ingredients - Food Gypsy

Blood Orange Glazed Salmon

March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A tangy blend of sweet and sour, Blood Orange Glazed Salmon is drop-dead easy and guaranteed to make you a superstar. PS:  Have you seen spring?! I frequently go through flavour jags, particularly where citrus...

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