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Warm Kale + Butternut Squash Salad with Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

by evh November 17, 2016
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Warm Kale + Butternut Squash Salad with Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette ~ It is sloooooowly starting to cool down in Texas and that means it’s time to start getting out the boots and sweaters (yay!) and firing up the oven for cozier dishes. The farmers market produce is also turning into more hearty fare with things […]

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7 Delicious Ways To Serve Butternut Squash

by evh September 26, 2016
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7 Delicious Ways To Serve Butternut Squash ~ I think Mother Nature has had a plan all along. I certainly don’t think it’s any mistake that she made Butternut Squash slightly sweet, nutty, and bright orange. I think of it as more of a good mood food –– as the weather starts to cool and cloudy days […]

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Top 10 Recipes ~ Readers Choice 2015

by evh December 30, 2015
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Top 10 Recipes ~ Readers Choice 2015 ~ It has been a delectable year –– many thanks to you! Here is a list of Local Savour’s Top Ten Recipes  ~ it’s a compilation of the recipes you, the readers, have made, pinned, talked about, and/or commented on the most throughout the last 365 days. I have […]

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Kale, Butternut Squash + White Bean Soup {Made With Sunshine}

by evh December 18, 2015
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Kale, Butternut Squash + White Bean Soup ~ After the way I have been eating these last few weeks –– hello, holiday treats and cheesy soufflés –– I am more than ready for something not only healthy but hearty AND easy. The fun thing about this soup was that it was made in my solar oven […]

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Country-Style Roasted Lamb with Mint Chimichurri

by evh February 11, 2015
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  Country Style Roasted Lamb with Mint Chimichurri ~ I always have food on my mind, or so it seems, and lately I’ve been thinking a lot about lamb. Partly due to the fact that the American Lamb Board is bringing it’s Lamb Jam Tour to Austin for the first time (I am honored to be […]

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Butternut Squash + Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

by evh November 14, 2014
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Butternut Squash + Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie ~ I believe I have an aversion to the cold.  I am not sure exactly when it all started. I remember a time when I loved the snow –– the magic of the holiday lights glowing on frosty, white dunes, sled-riding down our neighbors hilly driveway, and bundling […]

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Healthy Hot Pockets: Curried Lamb and Butternut Squash Pockets

by evh January 23, 2014
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Curried Lamb and Butternut Squash Pockets ~ I’ve never eaten a “Hot Pocket” (and doubt that I ever will) but I dig the catchy jingle that goes along with the brightly colored boxes ~ da, da, da, da … hot pocket! I decided to make a healthier hot pocket filled with fresh curried ground lamb, […]

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Queen B: Butternut Squash & Cranberry Couscous Stir-Fry

by evh October 29, 2013
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Butternut Squash & Cranberry Couscous Stir-Fry ~ I consider Butternut Squash the queen of squash. Sure, cousin pumpkin is everywhere at the moment –– he’s really a fun guy that can be carved into silly faces and incorporated into practically any spicy or sweet delights you desire –– but butternut squash, well, she’s a bit […]

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New Episode: Butternut Squash Fritters

by evh October 22, 2013
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Butternut Squash Fritters ~ In between the rain drops of life (hello, crazy month!), I have been working on my next seasonal cookbook and From Market to Plate with Local Savour: Autumn Edition is F-I-N-A-L-L-Y here ~ can I please get a WOOT, WOOT?! Filled with over 45 Fall Farmers Market inspired recipes –– many NEW, […]

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Butternut Squash Risotto Stuffed Peppers

by evh September 13, 2011
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The peppers this month are probably one of the only produce items that’s bursting in abundance right now and growing beautifully in this heat. Big, small, red, yellow, green, Hatch, Jalapeño, Serrano – they are all somehow surviving through this long, D-R-Y summer and yielding sublime results. Combine that with a tiny (very tiny, but […]

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