Category Archives: Barefoot Contessa

Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast

And, so it begins.  Storm season for Florida started on June 1st and already by June 6th we were drenched by Tropical Storm Andrea.  Sometime in May I start preparing for storm season by cleaning out the freezer, shopping for … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Mousse Mini Desserts

I have fallen in love with making mini desserts especially after a very large meal.  So, when it came time to make a decision about what kind of dessert to make after Thanksgiving dinner I knew I would make something … Continue reading

Posted in Barefoot Contessa, cake, Celebrations, Dessert, Desserts, Event, Food, Ina Garten, petit fours, pie, pumpkin mousse, Recipe, streusel pumpkin pie, Thanksgiving | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Summer coffee filled with yummy treats!

It was that time again for me to host the neighborhood coffee.  But, oh my, just two weeks before the coffee Randy and I ventured off for a two week motorcycle trip to the Natchez Trace and back.  We were … Continue reading

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Holly Jolly Kaffee Klatch

I love this time of year.  I love the colors, the music, the hub-bub of activity and I especially love the food. I was very excited that I was hosting the December neighborhood Kaffee Klatch and so started looking through … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizer, Barefoot Contessa, blueberries, casserole, Celebrations, crostini, Dessert, Food, fruit, oranged, oranges, potatoes, Recipe, scones, strawberries, tomatoes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Come for coffee stay for brunch

Once a month our neighborhood holds a Kaffee Klatsch.  Kaffeeklatsch is from the German meaning an informal social gathering for coffee and conversation. It is a wonderful way to spend a morning, drinking coffee, eating a little and catching up … Continue reading

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Cooking with Beer. Brilliant!

I love beer, so I don’t know why I’ve never cooked with it before! I love chili and my usual standby is Cooking Light’s All-American Chili. However, it takes forever to make. So this year, I decided to not go anywhere for … Continue reading

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