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Gin and tonic with fresh watermelon

Gin and Tonic with Fresh Watermelon

Gin and tonic with fresh watermelon

Today’s watermelon and gin cocktail is a riff on the classic Gin and Tonic. But it has refreshing watermelon added to the mix. A perfect drink to sip on while lounging on a lawn chair. Did you know that there are more classic cocktails made with gin than with any other spirit? Here’s a bunch […]

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Homemade Black Bean Soup in 15 Minutes

Black bean soup

This Homemade Black Bean Soup is ready in under 15 minutes. Is it possible? Yes! Find out how to make this quick, hearty and flavorful soup so quickly.

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Asian Beef Ribs with Cucumber Sesame Salad

Beef Ribs

These Asian beef ribs start with a Chinese five-spice powder rub and are finished with a maple-soy sauce. Rich and meaty. And yes, finger licking good.

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Summer Vegetable and Sausage Pasta Dinner

Summer Vegetable and Sausage Pasta Dinner

This sausage pasta dinner is cooked with zucchini and summer squash and Jerry tomatoes. And then everything is tossed with a plate basil cream sauce. A hearty but fresh and definitely easy summer supper.

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“Baked” Brie with Raspberries, Cooked on the Grill

Grilled Raspberry Brie

This raspberry “baked” brie on the grill is a tasty recipe and a wonderful method for grilling brie instead of baking it.

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Grilled French Fries

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Grilled french fries are really easy to make. The best thing about them is that you can do most of the work ahead. Find out all about how to make grilled french fries below. Did you know that French Fries were first introduced to the US in 1801? How many fries do you think we’ve […]

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Indian-Spiced Grilled Chicken with Yogurt Sauce

Indian Spiced Grilled Chicken with Yogurt Sauce

These easy Indian spiced grilled chicken kebabs are marinated in yogurt and have a spicy, creamy yogurt dipping sauce to serve on the side. This recipe was developed for Stonyfield organic. To see all of my Stonyfield yogurt recipes click here.

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Cheesecake Milkshake Recipe

Cheesecake Milkshake Recipe

This Cheesecake Milkshake tastes just like a slice of New York-style cheesecake in a glass. But it’s quicker to make than cheesecake, by far!

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Grilled Chicken for a Crowd (The Easy Make-Ahead Way)

Easy Grilled Chicken for a Crowd (the Make-Ahead Way)

For this grilled chicken, you bake the chicken pieces low and slow ahead of time. When guests arrive, pop the chicken on the grill to heat through.

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Salad with Grilled Vegetables and BBQ Ranch Dressing

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This salad with grilled vegetables has pieces of Mexican Frying Cheese and a Barbecue Ranch Dressing that tastes of summer.

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