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Persian Stew and Revolutions

Persian Stew and Revolutions

Listen as food blogger and cookbook author, Laura Bashar, shares memories Khoresteh Gormeh Sabzi, a Persian stew, with deep roots in her family’s heritage.

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Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and Dumplings

Traditions are handed down from generation to generation and often times the reason that something is done is "because that is the way we have always done it". This holds true for one ingredient in this recipe for Chicken and Dumplings. Matt: I love to read cookbooks...

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RECIPE BOX ROULETTE

Thelma’s Cinnamon Rolls

Thelma’s Cinnamon Rolls

Thelma’s recipe for easy cinnamon rolls with melted butter brushed on top creates a sweet treat whose origins include tall tales and cultural adaptions.

Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches

Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches

Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches recipe is an easy breakfast casserole recipe that comes together quickly and results in a puffy, cheesy slice of goodness.

COMMUNITY RECIPES

Holiday Recipes

Several Angel Slices sitting on a silver platter.
Angel Slices
Plum Pudding with Hard Sauce
Auntie Ev's Plum Pudding
Fruit Cake Bundt cake on a silver platter with a pine bow in the background. Decorated with raisins, candied orange peel, and walnuts.
Easy Fruit Cake Recipe

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