Food and Recipes

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Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

peanut butter sandwich cookie

A sandwich cookie takes more effort than a drop cookie, because you have to make both cookies and filling. In addition, this recipe involves a chilling step and requires the cookies to be double-panned.

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Grilled Sweet Potatoes


Sweet potatoes are one of my favorite summer side dishes. Not only are they extremely tasty, they’re also packed with vitamins.

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Sausage Hash Brown Casserole


Like casseroles? How about sausage and Hash Browns? Then give this Sausage Hash Brown casserole a try!

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How to Make Chicken Mull


“I’ve been eating chicken mull from the time I could eat anything,” says Charlotte Griffin, the mayor of Bear Grass, North Carolina. In Martin County, people credit her grandfather with the simple chicken porridge, thickened with crackers and seasoned with salt, pepper, and chile flakes. “Originally, it was just about always for a gathering of menfolk that were either hunting ...

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The South’s Other Favorite Tea


Russian Tea is not from Russia. At least, not Russian Tea as we Southerners know it. The giftable dry mix that is the stuff of countless mid-century community cookbooks dates back to the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, when American urbanites sipped black tea with lemon and sugar in imitation of upper-class Russians. Within decades, so-called Russian Tea, which ...

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