Yellow Rice Salad

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It’s a simple story. Among all of the dishes I prepared last week, and there were many, in between a four course French inspired dinner party for our Ladies International Group, including bouillabaisse, chicken pate, and rib eye Bearnaise topped with a poached egg.

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This is the Best Grilled Cheese I’ve Ever Had

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Anyone ever say to you while eating your grilled cheese sandwich ‘this is the best grilled cheese I’ve ever had?’  Yes, well strangely this frequently happens whenever I make this impromptu sandwich. Just last week, my youngest daughter Alex’s longtime friend, Allison, was out at the house working on some food shots. Allison Zaucha is a professional photographer and shoots in many genres, some of these award winning, but she recently had a curiosity on getting a feel for photographing food.

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Big Harvest Potluck, ‘come hungry and leave full in every (meaningful) way’

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From the seeds of the earth, together we picnicked on a selection of fresh picked colorful vegetables from the working home farm of George Ball, CEO of Burpee Company, touchingly planted just for us, to reaching up, up, and away in a hot air balloon, seemingly symbolic of reaching for the stars, and then, well, pretty much everything nourishing in between captured the many special moments shared at the Big Harvest Potluck whose main event was hosted at the Fordhook Farm in Bucks County, Pennsylvania last weekend.

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September Cottage Cooking Club, Cauliflower Pakors, Puy Lentils

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Welcome to our September edition Cooking Along With The Cottage Cooking Club joining in with other food bloggers from throughout the world and sharing the cookbook, River Cottage veg everyday, written by British author and TV host, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. This month on Spiced Peach Blog we feature four dishes from among the months recipe selections chosen by our fearless leader, Andrea, from The Kitchen Lioness, Notes from a very small German Kitchen. Andrea, an amazing photographer and food stylist, additionally  shares some wonderful travel stories and happenings throughout Germany on her blog, such as this weeks Post on her recent visit to the annual Putzchens Markt in Bonn. Hop on over and say Hi, Andrea always graciously responds, and in any among a few languages that you may speak. Now, onward.

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Tailgate Tuesday Tips

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Howdy Tailgate Fans. Hope the sports season has been a winning one with your team, but either way, we all know, surrounding the big game, the show must go on when it comes to the celebration of sharing and enjoying foods between friends at the Tailgate Table.

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Tailgate Tuesday Tips

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Hey Sports Fans. Welcome to Tailgate Tuesday sharing some tips on the Tailgate Trail. From casual to formal, before or after a sporting event, whether sharing a spread upon long tables or small, when it comes to Tailgating tradition, you can always bet that the theme of the food sets the celebration.

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Mediterranean Style Meal in a Bowl

 

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 It’s time to hoist up a couple large sized plastic containers filled with round budded colored mums and set them into the hour glass shaped bluish grey cement planters on each side of my front door. Lots of folks seem excited on the traditional rites of fall now moving closer by the day, and though I’m usually its biggest fan, this year I am admittedly entering it like getting into the cold ocean one toe at a time.

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Tailgate Tuesday Tips

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Hey Sports Fans. Are your ready for some Tailgating? It’s fall sports game time. All around you lots of news articles may abound the suggestion of grilling one final time during Labor Day weekend. But not you, in fact, you’re just getting started for the months ahead, revving up those grills and smokers, loading up coolers and tables, filling up tailgate boxes, and cooking up a whole array of foods for spreading across the Tailgate Table celebrating your team and enjoying your sport. From the simple to the creative, its all about pleasing the crowd. Grilled Chicken Quesadillas anyone?

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Corn and Pepper Pancakes

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Table set with festive dishware, small shaped vases and assorted glass bottles dotted with fresh flowers and herbs, a collection of brightly colored napkins, neatly tied together the evening’s meal.

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Peach Salsa with Grilled Shrimp

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 The ‘unofficial’ end of summer on the East Coast this past Labor Day weekend felt strikingly more like ‘official’ summer than the past weeks of summer. High temperatures and humidity levels nearly enabled a thunder storm. Nearly. Curious how a bit of thunder and a few drops of rain (not even enough to water the garden) created a power shortage throughout the county.

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