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Oven-Baked Mushroom Risotto

by Sara on November 18, 2010

Oven-Baked Mushroom Risotto

Usually comfort food brings about nostalgia for childhood or a specific time in our lives. It brings forth the memories, the sense of warmth, the feeling that your family and friends are right there. And yet, some of my favorite comfort foods are more recent additions to my diet: baked macaroni and cheese, chicken pot [...]

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Green Chicken Curry

by Sara on September 4, 2010

green chicken curry

It’s only been in the past couple of years that I’ve discovered my love of curry. But until a few weeks ago, I’d never ventured beyond yellow curries. When I opened the can of green curry paste, my sinuses immediately cleared, and I wondered what I had gotten myself into. You see, fifteen years ago, [...]

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Green Poblano Rice

by Sara on August 13, 2010

Green Poblano Rice

I have no idea what I was searching for when I found this recipe, but boy, I’m glad I did. I believe I was looking for a vegetable side dish to serve with tacos, and somehow I got to this. Hey, it has vegetables in it, and the end product is green. That has to [...]

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Lemon Risotto with Spring Vegetables

by Sara on April 2, 2009

Lemon Risotto with Spring Vegetables

The drop in the price of asparagus is one of the first things in my world to mark the coming of spring. In Wisconsin, this event coincides with my hyacincths and tulips poking their way through the soil. Unfortunately, sometimes it’s difficult to judge the progress of spring by the growing flowers, as they are [...]

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