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Panettone French Toast

Panettone French Toast | Olives-n-Okra

You can always tell when the Christmas season begins. All of the stores build pillars of Panettone, a sweet Italian raisin cake popular around the Christmas holidays. Typically, Panettone is sold in one or two-pound packages, but you can find small sizes on occasion. I think of Panettone as a sweet bread similar to raisin bread. It’s a not-to-sweet yeast dough made with sultana raisins and candied orange peels, which helps keep it moist yet still bread-like. [Read More…]

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Roasted Red Kuri Squash with Fennel and Red Onion

Roasted Red Kuri Squash with Fennel and Onion

The history of my recipe for Roasted Red Kuri squash with Fennel and Onion: We stopped in at Whole Foods earlier this week, which is never a good thing for my wallet. I knew I was done for when we walked around a beautiful display of organic winter squash. There were several varieties that were new ... read more