Caramelized Garlic Pizza with Fresh Basil

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Garlic pizza is the way to any garlic lover’s heart. Why It Works There are copious amounts of garlic in this garlic pizza recipe. Garlic shows up in the garlic pizza sauce and as pizza toppings. Because the garlic is slowly cooked both in the garlic pizza sauce and in butter, the garlic brings a … Read more

Spicy Jambalaya with Chicken, Shrimp, and Sausage

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Our take on jambalaya combines my favorite parts of the Cajun dish – soulful spices and aromatic holy trinity – with an extra punch using spicy Italian sausage instead of andouille. Why it works We separately brown the meat and vegetables for extra flavor. Alex learned this technique from his parents who learned it from … Read more

Garlic Butternut Squash & Zucchini Gratin

Butternut Zucchini Bacon Brie Gratin

With winter around the corner, this Garlic Butternut Squash & Zucchini Gratin recipe is the ultimate comfort food. It showcases roasted butternut squash and zucchini with creamy brie on top. Why it works Cooking garlic in bacon grease adds a hearty aroma to the gratin. I LOVE the color combination of the bright orange butternut squash and … Read more

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