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Maryanne O’Hara: Rose’s Lemon Glazed Madeleines and Frosted Grapes Recipes

Characters in Cascade eat typical 1930s fare: cabbage rolls, pork chops, herring salads, and diner specials of meatloaf, peas, and mashed potatoes. But while Dez was growing up, the Hart family’s beloved housekeeper, Rose, baked light, shell-shaped French madeleines for every opening night performance at the Cascade Shakespeare Theatre. She served them with frosted grapes […]

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Erica Bauermeister: Lillian’s “Float Out the Window” Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

  I was the cookie queen in our family growing up.  My sisters wore the crown when I was too young to read recipes, relegating me to the boring, younger-sibling job of sifting flour while they got the enviable task of creaming butter and sugar.  But I grabbed the role as soon as I could […]

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