Monthly Archives: December 2012

Minneapolis' Urban Saint - Mary Jo Copeland

Posted on December 1, 2012

She's been called Minnesota's Mother Theresa, featured in numerous national publications from Good Housekeeping to People. The people on the streets of Minneapolis call her their "street mother." She...
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A Bizarre Chat with Andrew Zimmern

Posted on December 1, 2012

The star of such shows as Travel Channel's Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern, Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre World, new hit Bizarre Foods America, and author of two books with strikingly similar names,...
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Brussels Sprouts

Posted on December 1, 2012

Maybe you're one of those people who think they don't like Brussels sprouts. More likely you just haven't had "good" ones. Like all produce, you have to buy them fresh when they're in season, and...
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Entertaining Like a Pro: Chef Rachael Shares Her Secrets

Posted on December 1, 2012

Chef Perron is sharing her best tips for successfully entertaining guests this season. Whether you're hosting overnight guests or having a swank cocktail or dinner party, preparation is key to...
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Cooking Class: Risotto for Beginners

Posted on December 1, 2012

Occasionally inspiring fear in even the most experienced of cooks, risotto is a dish that's actually quite simple to master. Besides being absolutely doable, it's also extremely versatile. Like soup...
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Party-Perfect Shrimp

Posted on December 1, 2012

It's a cocktail party staple for a reason – everyone loves it. Most deveined shrimp is sliced down the back to remove the vein, resulting in a shrimp that splays open a bit. Our cocktail shrimp is...
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Kitchen Tips - December 2012

Posted on December 1, 2012

Cake decorating is simple when you press chopped toasted nuts, sweetened flaked coconut, cookie or cake crumbs on the sides of a layer cake.Cutting up pumpkins, butternuts, acorn or spaghetti squash...
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Healthy Swaps

Posted on December 1, 2012

Suggestions for healthy ingredient swaps aren't terribly hard to come by, but they don't work for every type of recipe. Knowing when and where to make a substitute can mean the difference between a...

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