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29 December, 2015

Spanish Flan

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The Romans are said to have invented the culinary dish they called Flan. After hundreds of years being enjoyed by many cultures, Spain popularized flan as a sweet custard dessert made with caramelized sugar, and the Moors added citrus and almonds to the Flan. The Moors were Muslim inhabitants of Maghreb, the Iberian Peninsula, Sicily, and Malta during the
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9 January, 2015

Italian Pasta With Pesto Sauce

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Basil is used in Italian, Mediterranean, and Thai cuisine. Verities of basil include the Sweet Basil, Lemon Basil, Thai Basil, and Holy Basil. The latter is used in Ayurvedic traditional medicine practices. Basil is a member of the Lamiaceae family, and included with the plant species is the mint, oregano, catnip, rosemary, and sage. Italian Pasta With Pesto
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24 September, 2014

Blueberry Pear and White Chocolate Bread Pudding

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Our featured dessert is original prepared only with blueberries. But we were given Bosc pears, and they are very good eating. We decided to use them as an addition to the bread pudding. The Bosc is a cultivar of the European Pear grown in the northwestern U.S. states of California, Washington, and Oregon. It is also
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