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Pineapple Shrimp

Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Pineapple Shrimp

Pineapple Shrimp

Pineapple Shrimp

This sweet shrimp dish is a tropical delight.  A hint of vinegar helps to subdue the sweetness a bit.  Serve this dish with steamed broccoli and brown rice, which soaks up the extra sauce nicely.
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Ambrosia Salad

Thursday, October 27th, 2011
Ambrosia Salad

Ambrosia Salad

Thursday Throwback

Ambrosia Salad

For this month’s Thursday Throwback I’m providing a couple different recipe versions for Ambrosia Salad — one made with all canned fruit, the other with mostly fresh and/or frozen fruit.

This was a common holiday and get-together salad with my family in Michigan, and always made with canned fruit.  But, if the fruit is fresh and in season, spend a bit more time to wash and cut it to make the fresh version.  Or try frozen and thawed fruit.
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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Thursday, April 28th, 2011


Pineapple Upside Down Cake Close Up

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Close Up

Thursday Throwback

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Adapted from Gourmet magazine

Pineapple Upside Down Cake, normally cooked in a cast iron skillet, can also be cooked in a round cake pan.  The oozy caramel sugar syrup glazes over the pineapple and cake, creating the perfect topping.  Served warm with ice cream and you have an old fashioned classic favorite!
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