Slow Cooker – Bacon Ale Jam – Bacon Beer Jam

Appetizers & Condiments
Slow Cooker - Bacon Ale Jam

This bacon ale jam sure puts a tasty, sophisticated but rustic spin on a sandwich or used as a condiment spread on a crusty baguette.

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Mini Pumpkin Pie Cookies

Autumn
Mini Pumpkin Pie Cookies

Pumpkin Pie meets the sugar cookie. You won’t be able to stop at just one of these little bites! Mini pumpkin pies set in a sugar cookie crust and topped with the same sugary cookie goodness.

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Slow Cooker – Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings

Main Dishes
Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings

A slow cooker recipe with great flavor and stew consistency. Some prep time involved, but worth the effort for the tasty results for this slow cooker, old-fashioned chicken and dumplings.

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A meal without wine…

Photography
A meal without wine...

A meal without wine, is like a day without sunshine.
Robert Mondavi

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Pumpkin Vanilla Yogurt Parfaits with Pumpkin Pecan Granola

Autumn
Pumpkin Vanilla Yogurt Parfaits with Pumpkin Pecan Granola

We’re layering healthy ingredients in this parfait with low fat vanilla yogurt, spiced pumpkin butter and pumpkin pecan granola. It’s a welcoming parfait for the season but can really be enjoyed any time of the year.

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Homemade Pumpkin Pecan Granola

Appetizers & Condiments
Pumpkin Pecan Granola

This pumpkin pecan granola is quick to put together, bake it up, cool and store. You’ll get a better subtle taste of the pumpkin flavors if you can keep some of the granola in chunks.

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Homemade Pear and Apple Butter

Appetizers & Condiments
Pear and Apple Butter

This was a spot on recipe and a now a favorite in my repetoire. You’ll enjoy how the house fills with delicious aromas of sweet pears, apples, and spicy cinnamon starting into the third-hour or so!

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