Dec 16 2011

baked ham w/sauce

Fresh ham is an uncured hind leg of pork. Country ham is uncooked, cured, dried, smoked-or-unsmoked, made from a single piece of meat from the hind leg of a hog or from a single piece of meat from a pork shoulder (picnic ham).

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Dec 14 2011

cherry-almond cookies

If you love the flavor combination of cherry, almond, and white chocolate – you will love these cookies.

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Nov 20 2011

roasted squash and papaya soup

While dining at La Luna, a roof-top restaurant in Costa Rica, we discovered this tropical soup. What’s not to love about the fantastic food and stellar views offered to La Luna diners – as this restaurant is nestled in the magnificent coastal forests of Costa Rica which allow for 360 degree panoramic vistas of the Pacific coastline and surrounding rain forest of Manuel Antonio.

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Nov 12 2011

green bean casserole l’ orient

Green bean casserole was first created in 1955 by the Campbell Soup Company and has since become a popular Thanksgiving side dish in the United States.

The inspiration for the dish was to create a quick and easy recipe around two things most Americans always had on hand in the 1950’s: green beans and Campbellā€™s Cream of Mushroom Soup.”

Green Bean Casserole L’Orient is a twist on the classic green bean casserole recipe.

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