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• Try making this refreshing cherry semifreddo instead of ice cream; no special equipment required. [Spoon Fork Bacon]
• Does food taste better on vacation, even when you're still cooking it? [Dinner: A Love Story]
• A twist on the classic PB & J — peanut butter cookie and Concord grape sorbet sandwiches. [The First Mess]
• Whip up a batch of bacon wrapped pretzels with brown sugar and cayenne glaze for your next party; this appetizer is not for the faint of heart. [Creative Culinary]
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