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Cherry Tomato Gazpacho with Brioche Croutons

Gazpacho is one of my favorite dishes to serve during the hot summer months. I have three criteria for my gazpacho: it must be served very cold, in shallow chilled soup dishes; it must be made with brioche (to add a touch of sweetness to the soup) and it must

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Ultimate 15 Minute Chili

Super flavorful chili ready in 15 minutes! Gunther’s Jalapeno Salsa Fresca (made in Richmond, Virginia) gives my chili a kick! Only 5 ingredients…so easy!

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Cucumber Salad with Sour Cream Dill Dressing

The perfect summer salad. Crisp English cucumber with red onion and French radishes. If you cannot find French radishes at your local farmers market, you can substitute traditional radishes sliced thinly on a mandoline.

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Summer Peach Balsamic Vinaigrette

My Summer Peach Balsamic Vinaigrette is the perfect dressing for grilled peach salad or a bibb lettuce salad (bibb lettuce mixed with thinly sliced radishes, cucumber and crumbled goat or feta cheese, with a few toasted pistachios on top).

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Pizza Bites

Busy schedule? Trying to find something tasty to feed your family for dinner before everyone runs in different directions? Need a fun, filling appetizer for movie night or the big game? My Pizza Bites are easy to make and so full of rich Italian flavors. This recipe will become one

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Summer Peach Sangria

Cool refreshing sangria with strawberries, blueberries, peaches and raspberries – the perfect sipper for a hot summer day! Even more fun, Proscecco makes it bubbly!

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Grab some bubbly and join me while I show you around. I can’t wait to share my love of southern food, cocktails and champagne with you.

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