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Pumpkin Spiced Walnuts

by Michele Pesula Kuegler October 22nd, 2019| Appetizers, Garnishes, Recipes

Pumpkin Spiced Walnuts

An addictive snack or flavorful salad topping

  • 5 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon allspice
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 cup walnut halves

  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Combine sugar, cinnamon, allspice, and cloves in a small bowl; stir well.
  3. Beat egg white in a medium-sized bowl.
  4. Add walnuts, tossing to

Bourbon Sugar

by Michele Pesula Kuegler January 18th, 2018| Garnishes, Recipes

A sweet hint of bourbon in your coffee!

This recipe was originally published in August 2015, but it's been a recipe that I've used for even longer. My husband is as much of a bourbon aficionado as I am of prosecco and champagne. So, we've had a container of

Parmesan Polenta Croutons

by Michele Pesula Kuegler June 29th, 2017| Garnishes, Recipes, Salads

Crispy on the outside, creamy on the inside.

As I've mentioned, our new go-to restaurant for just the two of us is The Foundry. I've also mentioned that they have my all-time favorite croutons in a recent Finally Friday column. As a fan

Woven Bacon- A Simple & Addictive Recipe

by Michele Pesula Kuegler April 13th, 2015| Garnishes, Main Dishes, Recipes, Sandwiches
For the next two weeks we'll be covering one of the most popular cooking ingredients, bacon. I am an oddity in that bacon isn't the end-all, be-all for me. It's fine, but I'm more than willing to pass on a serving of it so that someone else can have

Caramelized Orange Peel

by Michele Pesula Kuegler May 20th, 2013| Garnishes, Recipes
Yesterday we celebrated our oldest child's birthday, albeit several weeks late.  With teens playing sports, involved in clubs, and working jobs, celebrating on the actual day of the birthday is hard.  So, on the actual day we had a little cake and presents but saved the special, birthday-boy-chosen dinner