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July 5th, 2020

Salted Butter and Chocolate Chunk Shortbread from Dining In: Highly Cookable Recipes

This is a decadent, buttery shortbread that just happens to have chocolate. Really loved these! Reading the troubles others had (on Bon Appetit website) I made sure to beat my butter and sugar until... read more >

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The 1997 Joy of Cooking

By Marion Rombauer Becker, Ethan Becker, Irma S. Rombauer
Scribner - 1997

17th September 2013

Grated Butternut Squash Gratin : page 425

This is a super simple heart side dish. Ok. grating is a bit of a pain, but not any worse than peeling squash - that's the real battle (imo). I used a Red Leicester cheese and added a dash of cayenne pepper. It was delicious.

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2nd March 2019

Tapioca Custard : page 1021

Perfect comfort food for a rainy day! This is a basic recipe with a couple variations (with 2 eggs, 1 egg or no eggs/with 3 tablespoons tapioca or 4). I used 1 egg, skimped on the sugar by a tablespoon or so, and used slightly over 3 tablespoons tapioca. I let it sit and brought it to a very slow simmer with a cinnamon stick to give it a subtle warm flavor. After it cooled it was creamy with just a little jiggle;)

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