The Baked Brownie

The famed Baked brownie. Oprah says it’s one of her favorite things. America’s Test Kitchens says its their favorite brownie. I don’t put much stock in Oprah, but America’s...

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Pittsburgh, in a Sandwich

I receive emails from time to time from readers who find themselves traveling through or visiting Pittsburgh, with questions about where to eat. Now, Pittsburgh has a great deal...

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Garlic Knots

For as much as I absolutely adore bread in all of its magnificent forms, I rarely make rolls. Sometimes I will make a batch of sweet dinner rolls to...

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Russian Pound Cake

There is something tremendously comforting about pound cake. It’s dense, buttery and, if baked correctly, supremely moist. This particular pound cake is kind of like pound cake on steroids....

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The Weekend Dish: 10/2/2010

It’s finally October! I guess I really shouldn’t say “finally” as this year has seemed to absolutely fly by, but finally in the sense that it’s my favorite month...

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Happy October! Celebrate with 10 Amazing Pumpkin Recipes!

Ahh, October. The month of the pumpkin. Pumpkin carving, pumpkin seed roasting, the pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin-shaped Reese’s cups (what? did I say that?)… seemingly all things pumpkin. Except,...

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things…

“…Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens…” You know the old song! I especially look forward to warm woolen mittens this time of year. In addition to kettles, mittens,...

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