Category Archives: Side Dishes

In the Pantry: Sesame Oil

I don’t consider myself a good cook, but I have spent some time around good cooks while they’re doing their thing, so I’ve picked up some really great tips over the years. One of the best things I’ve learned is … Continue reading

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Herb Garden Potato Salad

This potato salad is based on a recipe suggested to me by a Twitter friend who works for the group that publishes FarmFlavor.com, which is affiliated in part with the Tennessee Farm Bureau. The website is full of great, well-tested … Continue reading

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Roasted Hen of the Woods Mushrooms over White Bean Puree with Roasted Asparagus

Sometimes, my dinners aren’t well-planned as they are created from the necessity of using what’s in the fridge or pantry that needs to go. A couple of weeks ago, I realized that I still had some Rancho Gordo rice beans … Continue reading

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