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Joe Stalvey, content editor

Savor and share: Breakfast in bed

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What’s nicer than fluffing up the pillows and enjoying the first meal of the day right where you woke up? Send us your favorite breakfast in bed dish for the Recipe Box of April 10. (This theme comes courtesy of Pam Wobrock, who will receive a cookbook for suggesting it. If you have an idea […] [Read More]
Categories: Reader favorites

What’s That?: Updated

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We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: Soda bottle vacuum pump & stopper? Wine aerator? It is the Pop Chef cutting tool (As Seen On TV!), which slices everything from watermelon to bread into shapes to create what the box promises will […] [Read More]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Lamb

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It’s a sign of spring when fresh lamb is in the stores. Send us your favorite way to prepare lamb for the Recipe Box of April 3. Post recipes using the comment link. Please include your name and the number of servings. (And please spell out measurements: teaspoon, tablespoon, cups, etc. It’s our style.) Don’t […] [Read More]
Categories: Reader favorites

What’s That?: Updated

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We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: A vase. Measuring cup? As many correctly guessed, it is a garlic peeler. It sells for $6.99 at Bed Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Pat Washburn. Check out the Recipe Box […] [Read More]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Five ingredients or less

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Let’s get simple in the kitchen; five ingredients simple. Send us your favorite recipe that uses five ingredients or fewer for the Recipe Box of March 27. (This theme comes courtesy of Helen Kromp, who will receive a cookbook for suggesting it. If you have an idea for a Recipe Box theme, click on the […] [Read More]
Categories: Reader favorites

Savor and share: 5 ingredients or less

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Let’s get simple in the kitchen; like five ingredients simple. Send us your favorite recipe that uses five ingredients or less for the Recipe Box of March 27. (This theme comes courtesy of Helen Kromp, who will receive a cookbook for suggesting it. If you have an idea for a Recipe Box theme, click on […] [Read More]
Categories: Reader favorites

What’s That?: Updated

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We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured, and nearly all who offered guesses were in the ballpark. It is the 3-in-1 Dough Cutter from Real Simple Solutions. It sells for $9.99 at Bed, Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Joan. Check out the Recipe Box […] [Read More]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Best thing I ever made

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What’s the single best dish you ever made? Give that some thought, and then share it with us for the Recipe Box of March 20. Post recipes using the comment link. Please include your name and number of servings. (And please spell out measurements: teaspoon, tablespoon, cups, etc. It’s our style.) Don’t forget vegetarian entrees […] [Read More]