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True Food Kitchen Summer Menu Features New Tastes

True Food Kitchen is basically a restaurant that was made for summer. On its summer menu, a spectacular array of fruits, herbs, and vegetables take a starring role in just about everything you order… and this summer is no exception. What’s new this year are some ingredients and preparations you might not have tried before, […]

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Idaho Potatoes (And Sweet Potato Tart)

In our last installment of our trip to Idaho for the potato harvest with the Idaho Potato Commission, we looked at potato farming and packing. This time, we’re focusing on the most fun part: the eating. Whatever you think you know about the nutrition found in potatoes – you’re probably underestimating it. We learned from […]

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Sweet Potato Buns

Sweet potato buns – How can you resist serving something with such a cute name at your Thanksgiving table? We often make potato buns with regular white potatoes, but when we saw these gorgeous organic baby garnet yams from Melissa’s, we knew we were going to want to use them for anything and everything, including […]

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Eggs and (Sweet Potato) Bacon

Someone once described bacon as “the candy of meats,” which is the easiest way to explain why kids love bacon. It’s crispy, salty, and it smells oh-so-delicious in the morning. But even if you buy the uncured bacon, how good is for you, really? As foods go, it’s awfully fatty – and it’s easy to […]

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Heirloom Apple and Sweet Potato Tian

Have you ever taken a bite of a store-bought apple and said to yourself, “How can something that supposedly grew in the sun, on a tree, have so little flavor?” Yeah, us too. But fortunately, now that it’s prime apple season, your chances of getting a good apple have improved dramatically. Earlier this month Frieda’s […]

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Thanksgiving Tips

Thanksgiving. Dinner. Do those two words send a chill up your spine? If you’re cooking this year (like I am), you’re probably not too keen on being reminded just how much work goes into creating this annual feast. But don’t despair! You can get it all done, and you can still cook a tasty feast […]

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