Buffalo Hasselback Potatoes (dairy-free)

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Hasselback potatoes are a dinner favorite here. They are so easy to make and fun to top with just about anything in the fridge. I love the flavor of Buffalo wing sauce, even though I’ve never had wings. The sauce paired with my dairy-free bleu cheese dressing makes spicy, cheesy Buffalo Hasselback potatoes that will… 

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Bourbon Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

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These cookies.  Oh my word.  Bourbon. Bacon. Chocolate.  Plus the cookies are gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, grain-free, refined sugar-free*, vegetarian and vegan.  That’s a whole bunch of food labels when what you really need to know is that these cookies will blow your mind.  Slightly crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside.  Salty with smoky… 

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Étouffée with Tempeh Andouille Sausage (vegan, gluten-free, spicy!)

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Tomorrow is Fat Tuesday, the last day of culinary and cocktail debauchery for those who observe Lent.  In our house, that means Milk Punch and Étouffée.  I’ve created a tempeh andouille sausage to go in my version, so you get two original recipes today! I’ve simplified traditional Étouffée and created a version that does not… 

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Milk Punch, A Cocktail for Mardi Gras and More! (dairy-free, vegan)

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Mardi Gras requires a good cocktail.  For some, it’s a hurricane or other rum concoction.  For me, it’s Milk Punch.  While some make it with brandy or whiskey, I prefer mine with bourbon.  And hold the dairy, please. My memory of dairy-full Milk Punch is that of a thick, creamy drink with a powerful bourbon… 

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Lazy Morning Raspberry Scones: Breaking Bread with Friends

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There’s nothing I like more than a biscuit, a muffin or a scone for breakfast.  If it’s hot from the oven, even better.  These Raspberry Scones are so easy to make that I’ve got no reason to not enjoy one in the morning.  Wanna join me? Come over, let’s have scones! We’ll break bread together…. 

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