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Pretzel Rolls

Pretzel Rolls

Pretzel Rolls

An iconic dark brown crust sprinkled with coarse salt envelopes a soft slightly spongy center giving these rolls the same flavor and texture as a big soft pretzel.  Serve burgers and sandwiches on these rolls for an added flavor sensation, or simply enjoy them with a dollop of butter with dinner.  Easier than you might think, these rolls are fun to make and will certainly impress your family and friends. (more…)

Kartoffelsalat mit Speck – German Potato Salad

Kartoffelsalat mit Speck – German Potato Salad

Denver Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest celebrates much more than just beer, it embraces the German culture and of course the delicious food.  Kartoffelsalat is one of the traditional dishes that I truly enjoy.  Properly prepared the texture and flavors are unparalleled to any mayonnaise based American salad I have had.  The recipe is rather quite simple with few ingredients making the potato the star of the dish.  So why not celebrate the season with a batch of Grußmutters salad, some sausages, and a stein of bier and relax and enjoy an easy old world dinner. (more…)

Vanilla Flan Cake

Vanilla Flan Cake

Vanilla Flan Cake

A silky smooth vanilla custard magically appears on top of a layer of moist yellow cake in this traditional Mexican dessert.  Serve Vanilla Flan Cake with fresh fruit or top it with a drizzle of dulche de leche for an authentic treat.  Easy and fun to make, the layers separate and rise in the oven just like magic. (more…)

Honey & Whiskey Peach Tart

Honey & Whiskey Peach Tart

Tree ripened peaches drizzled with honey float in a layer of mascarpone cheese subtlety flavored with whiskey and thyme.  Incorporating some of Colorado’s best, this recipe features glorious High Country Orchards Palisade peaches, Leopold Brothers small batch whiskey, and Honeyville raw honey to create a trifecta […]

Mexicali Stuffed Peppers

Mexicali Stuffed Peppers

Mexicali Stuffed Peppers

Black beans, corn, jalapeno, and farmers cheese make a delicious filling for these Mexicali stuffed peppers.  This easy-to-prepare vegetable side dish is full of spicy flavor and a hint of lime, making it the perfect companion for your grilled chicken or pork chop dinner.  What a tasty way to serve your family a healthy “boat-load” of veggies that they will most certainly love.

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Cranberry Compote

Cranberry Compote

It seems that no holiday meal is complete without cranberries. This festive dish has somehow secured a position on almost everyone’s Thanksgiving table. People are also very passionate about the manner in which the precious red jewels are prepared. There are those who believe that only a can of jellied cranberries will do, while others strictly adhere to Grandmothers version of the dish, and discount the notion of anything different.

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