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Festive Pinwheels

Festive Pinwheels By Right Brain Joanna This is a pretty little appetizer. If the contents of the pinwheel aren’t in your pantry try using olives, sundried tomatoes and different cheeses. The process involves making...

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Smoked Fish Pate

 Smoked Fish Pate by Right Brain Joanna Makes a lot, from 10 to 16 servings This is a simple “go to” appetizer to have with some rye bread at a party. Mackerel is my...

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Sweet Potato Miniatures

Sweet Potato Miniatures by Right Brain Joanna Since I make various snacks for our Novel Idea book launches, I’m sometimes in a quandary trying to keep old favourites while adding new fare to delight...

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Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Sautéed Sweet Potato Gnocchi by Left Brain Marilyn   I often prepare the evening meal when visiting family in British Columbia. My daughter-in-law Nikki suggested gnocchi made with sweet potatoes.   There was leftover...

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Spinach Ravioli

Spinach Ravioli by Right Brain Joanna   These are delicious and green and cheesy.  You can go to your local Italian food specialty shop to purchase ready made pasta in order to make the...

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Hazelnut Crisps

Hazelnut Crisps by Left Brain Marilyn   The page for these cookies in my holiday recipe binder is yellowed with age, and written with a manual typewriter by my mother-in-law Helen – decades ago. ...

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Spicy Spiral Cookies

Spicy Spiral Cookies by Right Brain Joanna   These cookies go well with a cup of hot tea on a wintery day.   375F/190C Makes about 4 dozen cookies   6oz /170g room temperature...

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Tarte “Patat”

  TARTE “PATAT” by Right Brain Joanna Here’s a potato and parsnip side dish that might, despite its down market moniker, outshine the prime rib roast that I served with it. “Patat” is a...