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Homemade Jellied Cranberry Sauce

Posted by Denise on November 26, 2014

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So simple to make, homemade jellied cranberry sauce tastes sooooo much better than store bought ones.

Happy Thanksgiving! And what’s a Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner without cranberry sauce? Slightly sweet but with a tangy fruit flavor, cranberry sauce brings a welcome tartness to the holiday table. And on leftover turkey sandwiches it’s wonderful!

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Old Time Strawberry Preserves

Posted by Denise on August 6, 2014

Old Time Strawberry Preserves are easy to make and the old techniques still work wonderfully today! 

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Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Ice Cream

Posted by Denise on July 27, 2014

A new recipe for us, this strawberry ice cream is incredibly smooth and creamy with great strawberry flavor. We'll be making this ice cream many times!

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Strawberry Ice Cream

Posted by Denise on July 20, 2014

A new recipe for us, this strawberry ice cream is incredibly smooth and creamy with great strawberry flavor. We'll be making this ice cream many times!

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Our Family's Old-Fashioned Vanilla Ice Cream

Posted by Denise on July 13, 2014 

My family has been making this delicious homemade vanilla ice cream for over 75 years from a recipe handed down for at least 4 generations!

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How to Use an Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Churn

Posted by Denise on July 13, 2014


If you have an old-fashioned ice cream churn that uses ice and rock salt in the freezing process, we can show you how to use it.

Red, White and Blue Ice Creams

Happy Independence Day 2014!

Posted by Denise on July 4, 2014

Red, white and blue shows up in more than America's flag for this Independence Day celebration! Homemade strawberry, old-fashioned vanilla and blueberry-lemon cheesecake ice creams take center stage.

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Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

Posted by Denise on June 24, 2014

Chile and garlic shrimp are paired with a sweet-spicy pineapple salsa in warm tortillas for these tasty tacos.

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Bubble Bread

Posted by Denise on April 13, 2014

Tangy blue cheese and Parmesan are melted over crusty garlic bread in this famous Bubble Room restaurant favorite appetizer.

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Beef in Guinness

Posted by Denise on March 16, 2014

Savory chunks of beef simmer in Guinness beer to make a filling and totally delicious Irish-style meal. 

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Mystery Biscuits

Posted by Denise on March 9, 2014

Easy to make, Mystery Biscuits are fluffy and light and are the best biscuits I ever made.

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Nate Appleman's Healthy
Spiced Pecans

Posted by Denise on January 19, 2014

Half an hour is all it takes to make this delicious, healthy and crunchy pecan snack.

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Southwest Lamb Shanks

Posted by Denise on December 30, 2013 

A skilletful of lusciousness, cranberry and chipotle form a spicy sauce that juicy lamb shanks are simmer in to make this hearty meal.

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Coquito (Coconut Nog)

Posted by Denise on December 24, 2013

Rich, sweet and creamy, Coquito is flavored with cinnamon and coconut and spiked with rum. So good!

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Chicken and Italian Sausage Stew with Roasted Peppers and Zucchini

Posted by Denise on December 10, 2013

Garlic, onion, chicken, Italian sausage, roasted pepper and zucchini in a delicious sauce...what more could you ask for?

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Welcome to Tasty Home, our family's food blog!

Here we share delicious recipes for the home cook, all tested by our family and friends, as well as food information, how-to's, helpful tools, and cookbook reviews.

And since we live in the Orlando, Florida area, we will be including items of interest for people who want to visit and find things off of the beaten tourist track.

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Orlando Area Information

 Boston's Fish House Restaurant
 Chen's Bistro
 Boardwalk Pizza
 Thai House
 Catfish Joint
 Habaneros Mexican Grill