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Zippy Deviled Eggs

Just when takers are relaxing into the comforting nostalgia of deviled eggs, a surprising zing of horseradish and ancho chili powder will wake the palate. In...
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Jicama Slaw

Jicama is not something that is usually on my radar. I've eaten it before but just never think to buy it. A friend suggested some sort of a jicama slaw to go wi...
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Zucchini Ribbon Salad

Anne, this one is for you. Although I don't have a garden plot ready to burst with zucchini and summer squash, my mom and I DID get a little carried away at the...
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Doctored Up Black Beans

Simple and easy.  That is the way I am playing my cards these days.  It seems funny to even be posting this simplest of recipes since the past days have been ...
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Kale with Green Garlic

These were the best greens I have ever made. I actually liked them. I didn't just TRY to like them. I took a second helping because I truly wanted it. My usual ...
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Summer Snack Plate

This past week, Chicago pulled its usual mood swing on us. From cold and rainy and unseasonably icky to over 90 degrees and humid. I have a very hard time adjus...
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Bacon Potato Salad

It has been awhile since I posted a recipe on Whipped. It isn't that I haven't cooked a number of things. It has just been a series of either bad recipes, bad p...