Apple Cider Pie with Cinnamon Sugar Crust

Many restaurants in Charleston, SC have community tables used for patrons who don’t have reservations. One night a couple of weeks ago, Lindsey and I dined at Fig and were seated at the community table. Lindsey told me in San … Continue reading

Crispy New Potatoes

I’m always in search of a method to make crispy new potatoes without actually frying them. My daughter Lindsey taught me this technique to make super crispy potatoes. Crispy New Potatoes2 pounds new potatoes2-3 tablespoons olive oilOld Bay Seasoning, paprika, … Continue reading

Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic Glaze

I’m in love with my air fryer. It gets food ultra-crispy. There is nothing better than crisp brussels sprouts! Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic Glaze 16 ounces fresh brussels sprouts1 tablespoon olive oil1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar1/2 teaspoon … Continue reading

Apple Cider Doughnut Bread

marydukecooks.com Apple Cider Doughnut Bread Apple Cider Doughnut Bread has all the flavor of apple cider doughnuts without the hassle of frying. Adapted from Bon Appetit, this moist bread with its doughnut cinnamon sugar crunch is a winner! Enjoy! Apple … Continue reading

Apple, Cranberry, Feta, and Toasted Pecan Salad with Apple Cider vinaigrette

This salad comes together in about 15 minutes. It is a family seasonal favorite using apple cider. I love the mixture of crunchy, sweet, and savory from the toasted pecans, lettuce, cranberries, and feta. Apple, Cranberry, Feta and Toasted Pecan … Continue reading

Caprese Salad with Basil Oil

marydukecooks.com                     Caprese Salad with Basil Oil Caprese salad is one of the simplest salads to make. Garden or heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, olive oil, balsamic vinegar and fresh basil are the … Continue reading

Crusty Garlic Parmesan Bread

Crusty Garlic Parmesan Bread is the easiest bread to make. People love the crunch. I’ve listed the ingredients without measurements because you just sprinkle everything on top then bake in the oven until the bread is lightly browned and crisp. … Continue reading