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DIY: Rhubarb BBQ Sauce

Rhubarb is good for more than just pie! This homemade barbecue sauce, a.k.a. Victoria Sauce, is a delicious accompaniment to any kind of meat that you want to grill, bake, or broil. It's extremely easy to make and you'll be surprised at its depth and complexity. This is no ordinary bbq sauce. If you like it hot, feel free to add a couple habanero peppers. These will complement the sweet...

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Flowers in the Kitchen: Chive Blossoms

Finally! My chive plants are in bloom…something I've been waiting on for almost a year now. The purple flowers you see are edible and can be enjoyed just like the green parts. Now is the time to prune them back a bit and get to cooking! Don't have chive plants at home? Ask a neighbor if you can borrow some of theirs.☺ The great thing about chives is that they will keep producin...

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