Cream of Roasted Mushroom Soup

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Cream of Roasted Mushroom Soup

Soup season is officially here in the Saucy household; this recipe for Cream of Roasted Mushroom Soup probably won’t convert you from using the canned version in recipes, but it is a delicious treat to make when eating the soup itself. With two ways to prepare the mushrooms, this recipe will also give you flexibility in hands-on cooking time.   Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash with Roasted Red Pepper Relish and Walnuts

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Spaghetti Squash with Roasted Red Pepper Relish and Walnuts

It’s not pasta! It is Spaghetti Squash with Roasted Red Pepper Relish and Walnuts. It’s Meatless Monday perfection, as well as being delicious, gluten-free and vegan, too.  Continue reading

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Peppered Beef

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Peppered Beef

This Peppered Beef recipe is made with an Eye of Round Roast, but you could also use a Beef Tenderloin. It’s a great recipe for entertaining because it not only looks beautiful, it tastes amazing and is prepared ahead of time.  It’s budget friendly, too, if using an Eye of Round Roast, as I have.  Continue reading

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Chick Pea Curry with Brown Rice (Meatless Monday)

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Chick Pea Curry with Brown Rice

It’s just another Meatless Monday, but this recipe for Chickpea Curry with Brown Rice is special. It’s simple, delicious with fresh tomatoes and fresh baby spinach helping to pack this nutritious dish with brightness.  Continue reading

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Moroccan Lamb (or Beef) Kebabs

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Moroccan Lamb Kebabs

Kebabs, Moroccan-style, are today’s recipe. These are made with lamb, but you can just as easily make these with beef, or pork or chicken. The flavor is outstanding, they are super-easy, and if you don’t want to grill? Just broil them in the oven.  Continue reading

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Chipotle Hummus (Meatless Monday)

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Chipotle Hummus

Today’s Meatless Monday is a recipe for Chipotle Hummus. This spicy version of hummus has just enough heat to make you want more; it’s perfect to have with veggies, as a sandwich spread, or if you’re like me…right off the spoon.  Continue reading

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Kamut Caprese Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette (Meatless Monday)

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Kamut Caprese Salad

This week’s Meatless Monday is a recipe for Kamut Caprese Salad…whole grain protein from the Kamut, along with tomato, fresh mozzarella chunks, fresh basil and a quick and easy balsamic vinaigrette. It’s filling, delicious and unbelievably nutritious.  Continue reading

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Pork Burgers – Pecan-Crusted and Apricot Onion Chipotle Stuffed

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Pork Burgers – Pecan-Crusted and Apricot Onion Chipotle Stuffed with Chipotle Mayonnaise

This is a real ham burger! Ground pork is used for this Pork Burgers recipe. They are Pecan-Crusted and stuffed with dried apricot, onion and chipotle in adobo; grilled to perfection, they are the best burger I’ve ever eaten.  Continue reading

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Roast Quail with Rosemary Garlic Fried Polenta and Crispy Brussels Sprout Chips

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Roast Rosemary Quail with Garlic Rosemary Fried Polenta and Crispy Brussels Sprout Chips

Today’s post is for a simple, quick, elegant Autumnal dinner that is perfect for two, or may be increased easily for a crowd. Included are three recipes: Rosemary Roasted Quail, Garlic Rosemary Fried Polenta and Crispy Brussels Sprout Chips. Continue reading

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Carrot Apple Lentil Soup with Herb Goat Cheese (Meatless Monday)

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Carrot Apple Lentil Soup with Herb Goat Cheese

Carrots, tart apples, onions, lentils, sage and thyme combine for this savory/slightly sweet recipe for Carrot Apple Lentil Soup, garnished with herb goat cheese. Hearty and delicious, this soup is perfect for a Meatless Monday meal and is ready for the table in under an hour.  Continue reading

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