Easy 4th of July Appetizer

If you plan on attending a 4th of July party, chances are good that you’ll need to put together some sort of crowd-pleasing dish. We suggest offering to make an appetizer, then heading to the grocery store (or simply raiding your pantry) for a few simple ingredients.

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Facts You Never Knew About French Fries

Believe it or not, potatoes aren’t native to anywhere in Europe. The spud crop is actually from South America, where it was first domesticated between 8000-5000 BCE in Peru and Bolivia. Eventually, potatoes were introduced to Europe through Spain via explorers who picked them up during their travels. The crop took root throughout the continent and became a major crop – and still is.

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Recipe: Perfect Easy Coleslaw

The first warm day of the season signals that it’s finally time to break out the grill, which we promptly did yesterday afternoon! Our menu was traditional, consisting of delicious comfort foods, like perfectly cooked cheeseburgers, tortellini pasta salad, and, of course, classic coleslaw.

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Cinco de Mayo: Homemade Tortilla Chips and Classic Guacamole

Cinco-de-Mayo-2014-1No Cinco de Mayo celebration could ever hope to be complete without crisp tortilla chips and tangy guacamole. Don’t know how to make ‘em? Relax, amigo, we’ve got you covered.

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