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Stuffed Mushrooms with Duck, Feta, and Fresh Cherries

Stuffed Mushrooms with Duck and Fresh Cherries

You may have noticed that I love to stuff things into mushrooms, and my rationale for this is simple.  One, I love mushrooms.  Two, mushrooms provide an easy base for grain-free, gluten-free, and lower-carb ways to have a handy little appetizer.  Finally, appetizers are the new main dish, at least in my world.  For this […]

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Rainer Cherries with Pistachios and Dark Chocolate (Seasonal and Savory)

Dark Chocolate-Dipped Fresh Cherries with Pistachio “Pits”

I recently received a cherry pitter from Oxo to test out for their blogger cherry contest, and I immediately decided that I needed to try some fresh cherries dipped in chocolate for my entry.  I love traditional chocolate-covered cherries (my favorites are from a great little chocolate place in Muncie called Lowery’s), but since I […]

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Watercress Salad with Avocado and Cherry Vinaigrette

Watercress Salad with Avocado and Cherry Vinaigrette

This is a simple, beautiful salad that can easily serve as an entree with the addition of some toasted walnuts or pecans.  It’s also wonderful topped with grilled shrimp. Watercress is one of my absolute favorite greens, with its subtle bite and peppery flavor.  It pairs well with the sweet cherry dressing, some additional fresh […]

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Pie Cherries from the CSA!

Yesterday we got an email from Grant Family Farms that our fruit share this week would be pitted pie cherries, much to our excitement.  It is hard to find good pie cherries unless you have your own tree, and while I love Bing and Ranier cherries to eat fresh, I love to cook with tart […]

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