Dips/Spreads/Sauces

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Raspberry Chia Seed Jam

9 comments August 30, 2014

So, I’m still eating my chia seed pudding every day! …and then sister Jen informed me that chia seeds are used to make those chia pets. And I sort of […]

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Honey-Sesame Dressing

7 comments July 22, 2014

Chocolate ganache, melted caramel, pure maple syrup, a balsamic reduction… who needs the ice cream? Just pass me a spoon. Right? This dressing is no different – it’s sweet and […]

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Olive Spread

6 comments January 30, 2014

Surely I can fit one more Superbowl-appropriate recipe in before the weekend, especially if it only takes 5 minutes to make, right?! 

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Shrimp Cocktail with Garlic Mustard Cream

30 comments January 7, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own – I love their products and use them all the time! It’s funny how some […]

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Spiderweb Dip for Halloween

7 comments October 21, 2013

This is a snack dip that I make almost every week, minus the white web. But since Halloween is coming, I put a little holiday spin on it.

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Layered Greek Dip

25 comments July 1, 2013

I’m surrounded by olive haters. And cucumbers. Oh, and artichokes. Ok. I get the whole liver and beet thing. I don’t agree with it, but I get it. But olives? […]

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White Bean Dip

31 comments February 27, 2013

A recipe from the archives: every afternoon around 2pm, I get that uncontrollable urge to snack, usually in the form of cookies. So, instead I’ve been making this dip. Light, […]

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Pineapple Nilla Dip

5 comments January 28, 2013

Food blogging is like fashion – you have to work at least two months ahead of the upcoming season. I was experimenting with Halloween goodies in August, holiday cookies in […]

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Pumpkin Fluff

10 comments October 29, 2012

Have you all heard of this Pumpkin Fluff? Sounds sort of pornographic, but no. It’s just a pumpkin treat that’s light and creamy. Still sounds pornographic. I’m digging myself a […]

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I Love Rick Bayless and his Mexican Chimichurri

8 comments June 11, 2012

Macy’s Great American Chefs Tour is embarking on a cross-country road trip, pairing the celebrity chefs of Macy’s Culinary Council with live cooking demonstrations, food tastings and a celebration of […]

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Dill Pickle Dip

21 comments February 21, 2012

We’re big subscribers to dill pickled food – dill pickle potato chips, dill pickle cashews, dill yogurt, dill flavored cream cheese…and of course, dill pickles in their natural form. We […]

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Cookie Dough Dip

27 comments February 6, 2012

Ya’ll are either going to love me or hate me for this one. But because of several urgent requests from yesterday when I served it, I decided it’s not fair […]

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Barbecue Hummus

17 comments January 12, 2012

Superbowl is coming up (and rumor has it there have been some major upsets in the playoffs.) But I imagine even the disappointed will still tune in. Either to root […]