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garlic scape & herb hash brown potatoes

by Jackie Newgent  |  June 24, 2013  |  2 Comments
Makes 4 servings: 1 cup each Garlic scapes … oh yum! If you haven’t yet discovered them, be on the lookout … right now! They’re the crunchy, mild tasting, flowering stalks of garlic plants. And they’re around for only a short time in late spring to early summer. So cook with them often when they’re here. Use them kind of like scallions (green onions); though they’ll have a mild garlic instead of mild onion flavor. No garlic scapes? No problem. You can just add 2 minced cloves of garlic along with the scallions to this hash brown recipe. I also enjoy using red, gold, and purple baby creamer potatoes in this tasty recipe for eye appeal. Try this colorful combination—or...
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overnight egg, spinach & hash brown breakfast strata

by Jackie Newgent  |  January 7, 2013  |  2 Comments
(Click on photo for full-size image!) Makes 10 servings My favorite part of making this comforting strata recipe is that you prepare it in the evening, so that all you need to do in the morning is place it in the oven. It’s a perfect entrée for any breakfast or brunch gathering. But if you want, make this sumptuous egg dish all for just you. (I do!) Freeze individual portions of it, then simply heat it up in the microwave in the morning for a calorie-friendly breakfast—in just a minute. Enjoy! Calories Saved: 120
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