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Cheese Flan This a simple but delicious recipe from the Siena area where my Grandparents and my Father were born in the charming little hamlet of Montefollonico. ¼ CUP EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL ½ CUP FLOUR 2 1/3 CUPS…

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The Dutch Oven Bread

There are few things more satisfying than enjoying a loaf of home baked bread. INGREDIENTS: 4 CUPS FLOUR – all purpose 1 ½ CUPS WATER 1 TSP ACTIVE DRY YEAST OLIVE OIL VEGETABLE OIL OR SPRAY 1 TSP KOSHER SALT…

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The Pumpkin Banana Bread

WHAT EXACTLY IS A PUMPKIN? One of the most adored fall foods in America is the pumpkin, especially for its versatility not only as a food but as a decoration, a symbol and an introduction to the season. Pumpkins…

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A no-Knead Brioche Recipe

Sometimes on a cold day baking bread feels like the perfect thing to do.  It seems like a long process the first time, but the end result will make you very  proud of yourself and delighted with the result. …

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Carrot Asiago Bread

When the leaves are turning beautiful colors of red and gold and the temperature is starting to cool down nothing is more comforting than a loaf of bread baking in your oven. And your kitchen will smell heavenly!  …

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How to make Schiacciata

Here is the delightful Schiacciata. This is a simple Tuscan loaf served deliciously warm from the oven and dripping in olive oil.   INGREDIENTS: 2 ½ tsps. (1 envelope) active dry yeast 2 ½ cups flour – plain 5…