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Super “Sonic” Peanut Butter Malted Milk Shake

Every once in a while, I get the urge for a malted milk shake – what was just called a “malt’ when I was a teenager, back in the day. If you ordered a burger and fries, you ordered a … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lava Cake

Some time back (and you can check the Archives for it) I gave you recipe for a Butterscotch Lava Cake. But today, I’ll go back to the original Chocolate Lava … a really singular treat! Sometimes served with Crème Anglaise … Continue reading

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Cherries Jubilee

It’s Cherry Season! Our local cherries are now in season and are just absolutely wonderful! Cherries are so versatile; they make great juice, can be eaten out of hand (if you don’t mind getting your fingers stained), in sweet and … Continue reading

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Palm Desert Food and Wine Event

This past weekend, I volunteered at the Palm Desert Food & Wine event, produced by my good friend, Jeff Hocker. I had the most fun, helping serve at the special luncheon on Friday; seeing all the vendors, watching demos and … Continue reading

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Bananas Foster

No trip to New Orleans is really complete without a visit to Brennan’s or the Commander’s Palace for “olde tyme” New Orleans food. Originally created at Brennans, Bananas Foster is a favorite wherever you find it on the menu. Try … Continue reading

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Piña Colada Milkshake

How about turning that wonderful rum Piña Colada into a fun milkshake? It’s so easy and makes a wonderful dessert as well as a refreshing drink that you can serve the kids to make them feel a little more “grown … Continue reading

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