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Five Hour Duck and Potatoes with Five Spice Plum Sauce

I am not really asking you to cook something which requires five hours of your day – summer is not about dedicating all your free time to making dinner. As my ducks were roasting, I was mowing, running errands in town … Continue reading

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Peruvian-Style Roast Chicken with Green Sauce

  This chicken is delicious hot cold or at room temperature. The green sauce is made with either cilantro or basil. I love both, but as my basil bushes grow tall this summer I know which I will be using. … Continue reading

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Cod with Dill and Preserved Lemon Sauce

I am always looking for new flavor combinations to spice up my old favorites. Preserved lemons give a burst of salty brightness far more complex than just a squeeze of lemon and a bit of salt. They are worth the … Continue reading

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Fresh Fruit with Lime and Maple Sauce

  When it is time to cut back on all those rich desserts of the past season, this is the perfect ending to a light meal.  Use whatever fruit is available – I used kiwi, Clemintine oranges and raspberries.  The … Continue reading

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Rice Noodle and Chicken Salad with Peanut Sauce

This salad looks great on a huge platter with all the ingredients piled up – let everyone build their own salad to their liking.  It can also be used as part of a cocktail buffet when you use the lettuce … Continue reading

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