Cranberry Sweet-Sour Sauce

cranberry sweet sour sauce

Looking for a quick and easy appetizer? This sauce is VERY versatile. We made the sauce, then stirred in some sliced sausages and heated it thoroughly for a recent party. You can also add mini meatballs. For dinner, you could saute a variety of root vegetables – sweet potatoes, carrots, celery, etc. then add a […]

Cranberry Salsa

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We were having a wonderful dinner with out-of-state friends this week. They happened to mention being at a restaurant once that served cranberry salsa. The light went on and recipe development was on the way! This salsa is a great way to use whole-berry cranberry sauce that’s so abundant this time of year. It’s especially […]

No-Mess Marinades and Rubs

Rubbed Coriander

Just a few quick tips for applying marinades and rubs during this summer grilling season. Marinades Purpose: to add flavor AND to tenderize the meat, so there’s usually some acid (like fruit juice or vinegar) in the mix. Recipes:  You can either buy a commercial marinade, use a vinaigrette salad dressing, or make your own. We […]