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Chili Cornbread Wrapped in Corn Husks

 

  On a whim I decided  to make some chili powder. I took a handful of dried chilies, baked them even drier in my oven, and used a little coffee grinder to make chili powder out of them.  Andria walked in the house after her sports practice, ravenous, ready-to-eat-cardboard-hungry and […]

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Crawfish Etouffee

 

 Louisiana holds great memories for me. I was young, just married, totally in love  (now married 30 years and counting) and hosting my own TV cooking show. Crawfish were always a popular topic, and I had more than a few stories to tell. I am not sure if everyone was […]

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Sprouted Wheat Bread

 

 In its simplest form, a loaf of bread is only a bit of flour mixed with water. Other ingredients–yeast, salt, sugar, eggs, fruits, nuts, and various grains–add flavor and variety, but the real secret behind a truly tasty loaf is the loving care that goes into it. According to a […]