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Two Lemony Cocktails

          The French 75 The French 75 is a classic drink and one of the very first cocktails.  It was first made in 1915 in New York City and was named after the powerful French 75mm … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution Chicken Piccata

Here is my lighter version of Chicken Piccata without the butter and flour.  It’s light and flavorful and finished in about 10 minutes. Serves 4 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, split horizontally and pounded thin Salt and pepper 1 t. … Continue reading

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Lavender Lemon Drop

This drink started out with a G rating.  I made a batch of lavender lemonade to serve at a party.  Then I saw an icy bottle of vodka in the freezer.  The drink quickly became rated R. Lavender Simple Syrup … Continue reading

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Meyer Lemon Tart with Almond Cream

    Meyer Lemon Tart with Almond Cream Meyer lemons are slightly sweeter than regular lemons.  They are especially good at this time of year. For this recipe you need one prebaked 9 inch tart shell.  You can use your favorite … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution Chicken Piccata

Here is my lighter version of Chicken Piccata without the butter and flour.  It’s light and flavorful and finished in about 10 minutes. Serves 4 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, split horizontally and pounded thin Salt and pepper 1 t. … Continue reading

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Lavender Lemon Drop

This drink started out with a G rating.  I made a batch of lavender lemonade to serve at a party.  Then I saw an icy bottle of vodka in the freezer.  The drink quickly became rated R. Lavender Simple Syrup … Continue reading

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Lemon Risotto with Asparagus and Mascarpone

Lemon Risotto with Asparagus and Mascarpone This is a basic recipe for risotto which can be flavored with any number of ingredient combinations.  The method for starting and cooking the risotto works whether you want to add sautéed mushrooms, italian sausage, … Continue reading

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