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  • Eddie V’s Crab Fried Rice Copycat Recipe

    June 18, 2019Van

    When a restaurant has a side dish they refer to as an “accompaniment”, you know it’s good. The crab fried rice at Eddie V’s may be the main attraction. Don’t let those delectable center-cut filet mignons fool you—this side dish is center stage. On a whim I chose the crab fried rice as a side…

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  • Eddie V’s Bananas Foster Butter Cake Copycat Recipe

    June 17, 2019Van

    A few years back my husband and I were visiting some close friends in Austin, Tx. It so happened to be my husbands birthday and our friends had a great idea—Eddie V’s in downtown Austin. If you’ve ever been to this location, you know how magical it is. From the prim and proper waiter uniforms,…

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  • Instant Pot Oui Salted Caramel Yogurt Recipe

    June 7, 2019Van

    Oui is Yoplait’s best yogurt, minimal ingredients are used and the yogurt is cultured in adorable glass jars – it creates a creamy texture without any thickeners or straining. The Sea Salt Caramel flavor is delicious and tastes more like a dessert. This recipe used Ultra-Pasteurized Milk + Natural Bliss Salted Caramel Creamer for a…

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  • Instant Pot Daenerys’ Deviled Dragon Eggs Recipe – Game of Thrones

    May 19, 2019Van

    Winter is Here and so is the last episode of Game of Thrones. It’s a bittersweet day, Game of Thrones has been one of my favorite shows (love the books too!) – so I’m sad to see it end. I wanted to make something fun to celebrate the viewing tonight – Deviled Eggs inspired by…

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  • Instant Pot Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

    May 5, 2019Van

    If chocolate fudge + chocolate cake got married, this Chocolate Fudge Cake would be their baby. It’ rich, dense, extra chocolatey – the ultimate treat! The main flavor component of this dessert comes from the cocoa powder, so use your favorite high quality cocoa powder. My current favorite is Guittard Cocoa Rouge (purchase here), it’s…

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  • Instant Pot Oreo Cheesecake Recipe

    May 3, 2019Van

    If there’s one snack synonymous with childhood it’s the OREO. A classic American cookie that begs to be dipped in a glass of ice cold milk. Well, that was how my 8 year old self saw it anyhow…  And to be honest I never outgrew the comfort of that dark cocoa crunch paired with the…

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  • Easy Whipped Cream Recipe (Chantilly Cream)

    May 3, 2019Van

    The perfect topping for almost any dessert! You can’t even compare homemade whipped cream to the stuff that comes out of a can. This is extra thick, creamy and pipes beautifully. It’s slightly sweet with a hint of lovely vanilla – PERFECTION! If you have a Trader Joe’s by you, they carry these 8 oz…

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  • Instant Pot Corned Beef Hash Recipe

    March 18, 2019Van

    The best part of any Saint Patrick’s Day celebration is the hangover. Not the alcohol induced kind, but the delicious leftovers from the traditional corned beef dinner! Our family surely enjoys the thick slices of well seasoned brisket and mashed potatoes on the 17th don’t get me wrong, but they also know the day after…

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  • Nutella Icebox Cake Recipe (No Bake 3-Ingredient Cake)

    March 14, 2019Van

    This is the EASIEST cake recipe you will ever make.  Three ingredients & about 15 minutes of prep time will give you this scrumptious  and visually stunning dessert that will impress the heck out of your guests.  The frosting is like Nutella chocolate mousse, the biscuits absorb the cream and become soft like cake –…

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  • Traditional King Cake Recipe

    March 5, 2019Van

    The best way to start any diet is to binge on delicious treats in the name of celebration.  Ask anybody from New Orleans and they’ll happily agree.  Nothing symbolizes the city of New Orleans, Mardi Gras, and the Southern “zest for life” more so than this delicious cake. Beginning each January, the fine folks of…

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