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Recipe

Slow Cooker Cajun Stew

Ingredients 1 lb. andouille or kielbasa, sliced into ½-inch-thick rounds 1 red onion, sliced into wedges 2 garlic cloves, minced 3 celery stalks, coarsely…

Drink

Razzle Dazzle Martini

Ingredients  For the raspberry juice 2 cups frozen raspberries  1 ½ cups water For the cocktail 2 oz. raspberry juice 2 oz. raspberry liqueur…

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Bush’s Pinto Bean Pie

On a recent trip to Tennessee, I visited the epicenter of Bush’s® Beans in Chestnut Hill, which is approximately forty miles from Knoxville. The…

Drink

Whiskey Citrus Sour

INGREDIENTS 1 orange ½ red grapefruit 1 mandarin or tangerine 1 lemon ½ lime 2 – 4 oz. whiskey 1 tsp. sugar or Truvia…

Recipe

Hand Dipped Chocolate Chip Cookies

  INGREDIENTS For cookies ¾ cup granulated sugar ¾ cup packed brown sugar 1 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg…

Drink

The Jolly Mimosa

INGREDIENTS 2 Granny Smith apples, chopped 1 cup whole fresh cranberries, pierced 1 cup green grapes, halved 1 cup pomegranate seeds 1 cup sparkling…

Drink

The Russian Pumpkin

INGREDIENTS (Makes 1) ¾ to 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 3 oz. heavy cream 3 oz. vodka 3 oz. Kahlua Whipped cream & chocolate…

Recipe

Monster Treats

 INGREDIENTS Crispy Rice Cereal Treats – homemade or pre-packaged 12 ounces milk chocolate chips Assorted decorating candies & sprinkles Candy apple sticks   METHOD…

Drink

Peter, Peter, Punkin’ Eater

INGREDIENTS 2 ounces pumpkin spice vodka 1 ounce spiced rum ½ ounce whole milk 2 Tablespoons pumpkin puree 1 ounce maple syrup ½ teaspoon…