Ramp Pesto

Ramp Pesto is a creamy, bold, flavorful condiment highlighting wild leeks. Add this spring treat to pasta, serve it with fish, meat and poultry, or spread it on crostini! Ramps are only available for a painfully brief period of time each year. The good news is that this ramp pesto freezes beautifully, making it a

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Homemade Meat Sauce

This easy homemade meat sauce is incredibly flavorful, yet surprisingly easy to prepare! It tastes just like an Italian meat sauce that you’d order with pasta at a restaurant. However, all of the ingredients are very basic. My version uses both ground beef and Italian sausage. The key to an amazing meat sauce recipe is

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Homemade Ketchup with Tomato and Rhubarb

Homemade Ketchup with rhubarb is a perfect sauce to celebrate spring. The rhubarb adds a unique element and tangy sweetness without overpowering the tomato flavor. Also, don’t miss the included free printable labels! If you love ketchup as much as I do (and enjoy experimenting with DIY kitchen staples), this tomato ketchup recipe is not

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Sweet and Tangy Barbecue Sauce

Want to learn how to make bbq sauce? You won’t believe how easy it is! Simply whisk a few ingredients together in a saucepan, and then it’s ready after just 15 minutes of simmering. The flavors of this barbecue sauce recipe are sweet, tangy, and the slightest bit spicy. It’s amazing with chicken! Barbecue sauce

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Teriyaki Sauce

This homemade teriyaki sauce is both sweet and savory, and it comes together in no time! It’s perfect for marinating as well as serving alongside chicken, beef, seafood, tofu, noodles, and assorted vegetables. Recently, I’ve been making an effort to prepare more fast and easy weeknight dinners, since Jeff and I are often both wiped out

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Creamy Cashew Butter

Learn how to make this easy, all-natural, creamy homemade cashew butter with step-by-step photo instructions! There are no unnecessary ingredients- just cashews and a bit of salt. It’s vegan, healthy, and it comes together in minutes.

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How To Make Coconut Milk

Wondering how to make coconut milk? This homemade coconut milk is a naturally sweet, creamy, non-dairy alternative that can be enjoyed on its own, in cereal, or in a wide variety of other recipes. Keep reading for the recipe along with several of my coconut milk recipes!

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How to Make Homemade Almond Butter

Why buy expensive almond butter from the store when it’s so easy to make at home? All you need are nuts and a food processor! This homemade almond butter recipe is smooth, creamy and delicious. For an even creamier consistency, try using blanched almonds!

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How to Make Salted Caramel Sauce

Salted Caramel Sauce is easy to make at home! You can use it to add flavor to a wide variety of desserts, such as cookies, or as a topping drizzled over ice cream. It also makes a great gift! Trust me, you’re going to love this salted caramel sauce recipe!

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Mango Salsa

Mango salsa is fantastic served with tortilla chips, but I also love using it as a topping for fish and chicken! You can also add pineapple and/or avocado for a tropical fruit salsa. This homemade mango salsa recipe comes together in no time.

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