Recipes and kitchen tips for rural America
Try the fool-proof version of a Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe from Argo Cornstarch.

Marinated Mushrooms
John Kasavicha, North Hoosick, New York, sends a Marinated Mushroom Recipe.
Fresh watermelon on the rind Pickled Watermelon Rind
Make a beautiful garden vegetables pasta salad with green veggies and dill.
skillet with cider-braised kale Cider Braised Kale Recipe with Apples and Cherries
This Cider-Braised Kale Recipe With Apples and Cherries combines flavors of summer and autumn.

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For a traditional – and tasty – dinner, consider this Cider-Brined Slow-Roasted Chicken Recipe.


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