I like to call this special occasion menu The Casa De Collins because like us, it’s a little bit rustic, it’s simple, a bit extravagant, and full of love. For us, it’s Brett and Chrissy on a table, and that is what Feast and Merriment is all about.
Fettuccine with Truffle Butter

Fettuccine with Truffle Butter

Every special occasion dinner should start with something truly decadent and this fettuccini recipe is just that.  It is impressive, delicious, and will silence every diner at your table. Indulge just once and you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it.

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Slow Cooked Filet of Beef

Slow Cooked Filet of Beef

The answer to all of life’s problems, or at least to what to make for your special occasion meal, is Ina Garten’s Slow Roasted Filet of Beef. It is unquestionably fit for a king, and yet, the easiest roast that you will ever make. I promise.

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basil-parmsan-sauce

Basil Parmesan Sauce

Sauces are so important to any dish from the humble lunch sandwich to the most gourmet of meals. Often overlooked by home cooks because they can be intimidating, sauce is vital and what pulls a meal together. Like shoes to an outfit- it serves an important functional role as well as pulling everything together. Sauce should never, ever be overlooked.

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Roasted Parmesan Broccoli

Roasted Parmesan Broccoli

Infused with fresh lemon, loads of parmesan, and toasted nuts, this parmesan roasted broccoli recipe has been known to convert non-broccoli eaters. It is a simply fabulous side dish and guaranteed to round out this special occasion meal.

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