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the best things since sliced bread… hey wait a minute!

With the baking bug still quite heavy in my heart, I decided that I’d crank out another beautiful loaf of bread… this time the loaf was a half white flour and half wholemeal! The half and half idea was a suggestion from a friend who lives in the UK, and boy was it a fantastic one at that… the completed flavors were intense and so well rounded! Slightly nutty, this wonderful loaf paired beautifully when sliced and toasted with a creamy, triple crème and fig jam… it’s a miracle that there is any left for breakfast in the morning!

at a low simmer…
-R

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sometimes you feel like a nut…

After visiting one of my favorite places… out I came with this hearty beauty! Full of flavor and a touch of nuttiness. This rustic little gem paired perfectly with a crisp glass of white wine, red grapes, fig jam and a creamy, slightly pungent triple crème…

at a low simmer…
-R

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the simple pleasures in life…

What a fantastic start to the weekend… a great bottle of wine, Cowgirl Creamery cheese paired with fig jam, an aged Manchego and Serrano ham, all served with an artisanal loaf from Amy’s Bread! And to think that was a precursor to dinner… Yikes where did we stuff it all?

at a low simmer…
-R

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