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Fig, Goat Cheese Cracker Bites

Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Another Butter Cracker with Goat Cheese and Fig Jam

Another Butter Cracker with Goat Cheese and Fig Jam

Fig, Goat Cheese Cracker Bites

This little appetizer came about when we wanted a snack before dinner and there wasn’t much in the refrigerator.  I had some leftover fig jam from a stuffed pork loin, and a bit of fresh chevre goat cheese.  We dug out some butter crackers from the pantry and voila, a sweet and savory appetizer.
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Trader Joe’s S’more Frozen Sandwiches

Monday, September 19th, 2011
Trader Joe's S'more Frozen Sandwiches

Trader Joe's S'more Frozen Sandwiches

Review – Trader Joe’s S’more Frozen Sandwiches

Recently we picked up a box of the Trader Joe’s S’more Ice Cream Sandwiches.  Soft, chewy graham cookies sandwiching creamy marshmallow gelato laced with chocolate shavings.
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Indoor Smores

Saturday, February 26th, 2011
Smore with Homemade Graham Crackers

Smore with Homemade Graham Crackers

Indoor S’mores

Here’s a way to get that classic summer treat anytime at home, even during the middle of winter.  Toasting the graham crackers offers a nice touch, and makes the kitchen smell great.  You can also you peeps (if it’s Easter time) in place of regular marshmallows.  The sugar coating offers a nice crunch.  For an even more decadent s’more, try using a filled chocolate square, such as Ghirardelli caramel square.
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Homemade Graham Crackers

Saturday, February 19th, 2011
Homemade Graham Crackers

Homemade Graham Crackers

Homemade Graham Crackers

Adapted from an Alton Brown recipe

This being my first to making graham crackers, I thought I would stick to a recipe from someone who always has good recipes.  Graham flour is actually whole wheat flour that has had the bran and germ removed, each part is ground separately, and then add back together to complete the flour.  I think of it like deconstructed wheat flour.  Supposedly, if you cannot find graham flour your can make your own.  See below.
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