Category Archives: appetizers & snacks

Wonton Mozzarella Sticks

I’ve never met a mozzarella stick I didn’t like. Whether they’re baked, deep-fried, homemade, or served with an array of other fried goodies – like onion rings and french fries – at a bar or restaurant, they’re all good. If you’ve ever tried making your own mozzarella sticks at home, you may have ended up…

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Gameday Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Whether you’re watching football at home or in a restaurant, chances are chicken wings are on the table. With the big game around the corner, I’m already brainstorming watch party recipes. Some football season favourites like Buffalo chicken dip and chili con carne made the starting lineup, along with these deep-fried garlic parmesan chicken wings. In…

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The Best Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

The big game marks the end of football season – one last hurrah. And what better excuse to pull out all the stops at your watch party? If you’re already brainstorming gameday goodies, put this Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad on the menu. It’s a guaranteed W. This recipe is everything you love about Buffalo wings…

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Baked Asparagus Fries

Looking for a simple vegetarian side dish or snack? Let me introduce you to baked asparagus fries. These “fries” are baked in the Easy Reach Toaster Oven and couldn’t be easier to make. First, make a 2-for-1 spread that helps breadcrumbs stick to the asparagus before baking and works as an easy dip for the…

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Food Focus: Pears

Nothing com-pears, nothing com-pears, to you. Are you singing yet? Prince said it first, but this fall we’re saying it again. With apples and pumpkins in the limelight this time of year, it’s easy to forget about pears. But don’t. There are many different types of pears – from Asian, to Bartlett, to Comice. But…

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