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“In The Kitchen With Kathryn”: Tailgate Bounty!

When summer starts to wind down, my thoughts turn to canning and pickling and baking for the freezer!   It was a busy weekend at Chestnut Cottage, after going to three tailgate markets on Saturday morning. These outings are always such … Continue reading

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“Specialties of the House”: Irish Champ!

How can something so simple be so delicious!? This is a perfect description of Irish Champ. It seems that the name comes from an old Scots term meaning “mash” or “crush’. Champ has probably been around for centuries, at least … Continue reading

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“Specialties of The House”: Super Bowl Entertaining!

Today, I thought I would share with you two of my favorite recipes for Super bowl entertaining. One of my favorite appetizer recipes is for Hot Artichoke Dip. Years ago, a co-worker gave me this recipe and…once again, I changed … Continue reading

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“Specialties of the House”: Homemade Granola

On Saturday, I was in a real baking mood, so I made a Caramel Cake and a big run of my Homemade Granola.  I was given a similar recipe from my pilates teacher a couple of years ago and have … Continue reading

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“Specialties of the House”: Cranberry Conserve

 Many years ago, I attended a cooking class for Thanksgiving dishes.  One of the recipes we did at that class was Cranberry Conserve and every year since, it has been on my Thanksgiving meal menu! This conserve is so easy … Continue reading

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