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Italian pasta salad
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Italian Pasta Salad

This is the perfect Italian pasta salad inspired by antipasti favorites like sweet sun-dried tomatoes, salty olives, spicy pepperoncini peppers, salami and fresh mozzarella tossed together with peppery arugula and savory basil!

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corn & basil salad
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Summer Corn Salad

Nothing says “summer” quite like fresh corn. This salad highlights the beautiful flavors & colors of summer.

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Ricotta
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How to make Ricotta Cheese

I recently learned that making Ricotta Cheese from scratch is incredibly easy. Seriously. You need only a few basic ingredients and common kitchen supplies. Here’s how to make it:

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head of cabbage
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Sautéed Cabbage & Carrots

Everyone things peas and carrots go together, but cabbage and carrots are the only way to go! This easy recipe take two bland vegetables and kicks them up a notch!

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Chive risotto cakes
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Risotto Cakes

Risotto cakes are really easy to make. Make your favorite risotto recipe and chill it, form small patties, coat in panko bread crumbs and fry.

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stuffed brussel sprouts
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Stuffed Brussel Sprouts

This recipe combines garlic, breadcrumbs, herbs, ricotta and parmesan cheeses and then stuffs it into the shells of Brussel sprouts. The result is pure, bite sized deliciousness!

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mac & cheese
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Mac & Cheese

Life is better when Mac & Cheese is in it so stop the search – this is the best baked Mac & Cheese recipe you’ll ever need.

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Roasted Parmesan Broccoli
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Roasted Vegetables

Nothing could be easier to make than roasted vegetables- of any kind. Forget the steamer and the sauté pan and let’s start roasting!

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Mashed Potatoes
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Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Everyone loves mashed potatoes- except the cook making them! With these tips for make ahead mashed potatoes, the cook can enjoy the mash as much as the guests.

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potato au gratin
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Potatoes Au Gratin

This Potatoes Au Gratin recipe is savory, satisfying and also quite elegant. It’s a perfect special occasion side dish.

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