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Dead Easy Pumpkin Soup

November 7, 2019
Dead Easy Pumpkin Soup

I suppose I should have gotten this recipe for Dead Easy Pumpkin Soup done before Halloween. You know, with a name like that. I really don’t know what happened to the month of October, but here we are. It’s November and it’s still all things pumpkin in the culinary world, right? So this recipe is so crazy easy you will think it can’t be that good but trust me it is. It is silky smooth from the coconut milk, just a hint of sweetness from the maple syrup, and a slight floral flavor in the background that comes from the cardamom. Don’t leave the cardamom out. It is what sets this pumpkin soup apart I think. It’s what makes you say, “Hmmm, what is that hint of flavor?” Besides, you will need cardamom for your Speculoos Spice Mix and Cookies.

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Asparagus Lemon Soup
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Asparagus Lemon Soup

You know spring is arriving when the asparagus is on sale. Ah spring, it is finally peaking through winter’s gray. Little hints of green here and there. And then there is the beautiful green asparagus, one of my favorite spring foods. It’s in the…

April 4, 2018
Homemade Chicken Bone Broth
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Homemade Chicken Broth

There is no comparison between store-bought and homemade chicken broth especially using bones that have been roasted. I love the flavor you get from store-bought rotisserie chicken bones. Just toss leftover bones into a freezer bag and store them in the freezer until you’re…

March 8, 2018
Flo's Chicken and Vegetable Soup
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Flo’s Chicken and Vegetable Soup

This flu season has been a tough one. So, I thought it was high time to make some homemade Chicken Soup. Flo’s Chicken and Vegetable Soup has a few twists to it. The first one is okra. For all of you out there that…

February 3, 2018
Flo's Carrot Soup
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Flo’s Carrot Soup

Its been a couple of frustrating days here in the kitchen, but Flo’s Carrot Soup is a keeper. I have created and tested recipes for stuffed mushrooms and queso blanco cheese dip (thinking about Super Bowl food). Neither are worthy of sharing yet. But,…

January 19, 2018
New Mexico Posole
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Posole

My favorite holiday is coming up. New Year’s Day! A fresh start, a brand new year brimming with possibilities. One of my resolutions for 2018 is to take the time to make special days special. So, for New Year’s I am making Posole, a…

December 31, 2017
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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Fall is here. We have already had our first hard freeze. As I write this sitting on the front porch, flocks of snow geese fly overhead. The mule deer are making their surprise appearances all over the ranch.  We have started stacking wood for…

October 17, 2017
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