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Indian Rice Pudding with Rosewater Strawberries

Rice pudding speaks comfort food to your taste buds. This version shouts out Indian spices—cardamom and saffron—and flavors—rosewater and pistachios—as enchanting as the country of India itself. It is well worth a special trip to an ethnic food market, if … Continue reading

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Frosty Strawberry Torte With Blueberry-Vin Santo Sauce

With this festive make-ahead dessert, you’ll be all set to celebrate the 4th of July. It showcases the holiday colors with a frozen strawberry filling and blueberry serve-with sauce. Of course, you can show your patriotism with this dessert for … Continue reading

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Oh, Baby! Berry Shortcakes

This homemade shortcake recipe is easier than most and just as tender. Instead of cutting in butter or shortening, you just stir in heavy cream. With petite desserts  all the rage, the cakes are baked in mini-muffin pans. Fresh lemon … Continue reading

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Old Towne Strawberry Salad

Plant City is Florida’s strawberry capital. Thousands of acres of strawberry farms surround the city, and it is home to the Florida Strawberry Festival held every March. One of the best local “finds” featuring strawberries is found at the city’s … Continue reading

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Strawberry Huller/Knife

What It Is: This 3-inch device by Kuhn Rikon tackles two tasks in one–hulling and slicing strawberries. Why We Like It: Resembling a small pocket knife, this clever gadget performs both jobs very well. One end houses a ridged scoop … Continue reading

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Strawberry Slicester

What It Is: The Chef’n Strawberry Slicester is an inexpensive hand-held device that cuts fresh strawberries into very thin, even slices lickety split. No batteries or electric cord needed.

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