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Quick and Easy Halloween Pizza Pot Pies

Transforming an ordinary meal into a celebratory Halloween one is as easy as pizza pot pie.   Ground beef is browned and combined with a thick marinara sauce along with onions, mushrooms, and bell peppers.

Desserts: Mud and Worms

4.63 / 5 Stars | 28 Reviews by CookingTwins "A delicious bowl of chocolate dirt with candy worms sticking out of it is perfect for Halloween, and so easy a kid can make it." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Trusted Brands: Recipes and Tips: Spook-tacular Chocolate-Dipped Pretzels

0 / 5 Stars | 0 Reviews by Butterfinger(R) "Dipped in melted chocolate morsels and decorated with a variety of spookalicious candies, these festive treats are a frightfully fun way to celebrate the haunting night ahead." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Meat and Poultry: Bloody Mary Short Ribs

4.5 / 5 Stars | 33 Reviews by RCHEISS "Beef short ribs are slowly braised with Bloody Mary mix and red wine in this savory dish." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Salad: Pumpkin-Apple Salad

4.5 / 5 Stars | 3 Reviews by sarahmagali "This very refreshing salad is easy and fast to make! The taste of the raw pumpkin is a nice change from the usual pumpkin soup or pie." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Lunch: Beef and Swiss Wrap

3.92 / 5 Stars | 15 Reviews by Marty "Roast beef, Neufchatel cheese, tomatoes, and greens are all wrapped up in multi-grain wraps for this light and tasty lunch." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Ingredients: Spicy and Thick Turkey Chili

4.75 / 5 Stars | 4 Reviews by ctooch99 "You'll love this spicy and thick turkey chili with the secret ingredient of cocoa powder when the weather turns chilly." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Review: Highland Park 50 Years Old

When one receives an invitation to taste one of the rarest spirits in the world, one accepts before the bearer of the invitation realizes what he’s done. In this case, the offer was legit, and I found myself staring down a … Continue reading ?

Hang out with the World's Top Wine Writers. For Free.

11 hours agoFood & Drink / Wine : Vinography

One of the great perks of having been at this wine writing thing for some time involves my association with the Symposium for Professional Wine Writers, for which I am now a member of its board of advisors (just by way of a disclaimer in advance of the plug which follows). Show More Summary

Five Questions About FDA’s Food Safety Challenge

(This blog post, published here on Oct. 21, 2014, is the first in a series of five-question interviews the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is doing with stakeholders in government innovation, food/food safety, and other areas thatShow More Summary

Prosecutors Says Inconsistencies Among Verdicts Aren’t Grounds for Acquitting Michael Parnell

Government attorneys have asked U.S. District Court Judge W. Louis Sands to deny Michael Parnell’s motion for acquittal on the charges for which a jury found him guilty after a nearly eight-week trial. In its first response to post-trial motions made by all three defendants in the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) case, the prosecution... Continue Reading

Winter 2014 Fushou Shan Oolong

Cultivar: Qingxin (ruanzhi) OolongOrigin: Fushou Shan (near Lishan), TaiwanElevation: 2200-2500 mHarvested by hand on October 10th, 2014Process: low oxidized and rolled. Not roasted.The Fushou Shan Oolong plantation is famous for its high elevation and its government and military connections. Show More Summary

Virginia Grower Recalls One Lot of Fresh Cilantro for Potential Salmonella

Shenandoah Growers Inc. of Harrisonburg, VA, announced Wednesday that one lot of its conventional fresh-cut cilantro was being recalled due to the potential of Salmonella contamination. The company said the single lot, consisting ofShow More Summary

Beery Things Seen On The Web As I Await Game 7

A lazy post. Everyone love the lazy post of links to things. Or hates it. Or has not a very strong opinion one way or another. What makes this one even better is (i) there is no theme and (ii) the tangent is thematically woven throughout. Show More Summary

Vitamix Winner

Congrats to Eloise whose simple, straightforward recipe for cauliflower celeriac soup with Dijon thyme croutons won her a brand new Vitamix blender. Thanks to everyone who entered; you made me hungry for soup!

How to Make Jack Skellington Cookie Pops

18 hours agoFood & Drink / Cooking : Foodista

This is Halloween, This is Halloween, Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!....No Halloween celebration is complete without watching Tim Burton's classic The Nightmare Before Christmas.

Bourbon Brown Butter Apple Cake

There are many ways to enjoy apples in the fall. From baked apples to apple pie, I am a fan of every single one of them. This Bourbon Brown Butter Apple Cake is one more that you can add to your list of ways to showcase apples this season – and it is absolutely delicious. This...

Bubbling Chocolate Cauldrons and More Horrifying Halloween Treats

18 hours agoFood & Drink / Cooking : Foodista

Halloween is a time to exercise your creativity and make something scary.

Have You Tasted the Gourmet Insects at the Mandarin Oriental Tokyo?s Mandarin Bar Yet?

While it’s not every day that you find yourself with the option of sampling of insects with your evening cocktail, it’s certainly possible at the RELATED POST PROFILESHARE

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