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November/December 2013

Feature Stories

Angels Among Us 2013

Angels Among Us 2013
2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (72% score)

  Yankee profiles three New Englanders who are making an extraordinary difference in others’ lives. Farm to Table... Read More »

Book Review |  <i>What There Was Not To Tell</i>

Book Review | What There Was Not To Tell

Book Review | What There Was Not To Tell
1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

According to the Veterans Administration, 680 U.S. veterans of World War II die every day. Too often, their... Read More »

Counting Fish | Estimating the Gulf of Maine’s Fish Population

Counting Fish | Estimating the Gulf of Maine’s Fish Population
6 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (88% score)

  Each spring, the research ship Henry B. Bigelow drags a net along the seafloor in the Gulf... Read More »

The Legacy | Marys Farm

The Legacy | Marys Farm
2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

My late husband, Paul, came from a big clan. His mother was somewhere in the middle of a... Read More »

Food

Aroostook Gingerbread Puffs

Aroostook Gingerbread Puffs

Aroostook Gingerbread Puffs
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Chocolate-Peppermint Sandwich Cookies

Chocolate-Peppermint Sandwich Cookies
4 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Cookies through the Decades | 18 Recipes from the 1930s to 2010s

Cookies through the Decades | 18 Recipes from the 1930s to 2010s
11 votes, 4.55 avg. rating (89% score)

18 Recipes from the 1930s to 2010s Here at Yankee, we’ve been making Christmas cookies for more than... Read More »

Cranberry–Honey Walnut Drops

Cranberry–Honey Walnut Drops
2 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Dark-Chocolate Walnut Tart

Dark-Chocolate Walnut Tart
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Feta & Honey-Stuffed Gourd Dip

Feta & Honey-Stuffed Gourd Dip
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Gingered Cranberry Sauce with Maple Syrup, Pineapple & Pecans

Gingered Cranberry Sauce with Maple Syrup, Pineapple & Pecans
6 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

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Gluten-Free Cornmeal Thumbprint Cookies

Gluten-Free Cornmeal Thumbprint Cookies
4 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (87% score)

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Gluten-Free Pine-Nut Macaroons

Gluten-Free Pine-Nut Macaroons
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Greek Nut Crescents (Kourabiedes)

Greek Nut Crescents (Kourabiedes)
3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

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Green Beans with Chestnuts, Brown Butter & Lemon

Green Beans with Chestnuts, Brown Butter & Lemon
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Herbed Cornbread Dressing with Sausage & Fennel

Herbed Cornbread Dressing with Sausage & Fennel

Herbed Cornbread Dressing with Sausage & Fennel
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Herbed Popovers

Herbed Popovers
6 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Herbed ‘Spider’ Cornbread

Herbed ‘Spider’ Cornbread
1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Homemade Chocolate-Hazelnut Tartlets

Homemade Chocolate-Hazelnut Tartlets
6 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (85% score)

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Honeymoon Cookies

Honeymoon Cookies
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Lemon-Glazed Caraway Cookies

Lemon-Glazed Caraway Cookies
1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

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Lemon-Stuffed Pork Loin with Thyme & Roasted Apples

Lemon-Stuffed Pork Loin with Thyme & Roasted Apples
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil

Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil

Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil
11 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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No-Bake Chocolate Rum Balls

No-Bake Chocolate Rum Balls
6 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Old-Fashioned Sugar Cookies

Old-Fashioned Sugar Cookies
2 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Orange-Braised Red-Lentil Stew

Orange-Braised Red-Lentil Stew
4 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (87% score)

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Pistachio–Cherry Icebox Cookies

Pistachio–Cherry Icebox Cookies
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Seed Crisps

Seed Crisps
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Semi-Retro Chocolate-Chip Cookies

Semi-Retro Chocolate-Chip Cookies
5 votes, 4.60 avg. rating (89% score)

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Split-Second Jam Cookies

Split-Second Jam Cookies
5 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

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Steamed Plum Pudding

Steamed Plum Pudding
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Sweet-Potato Gratin with Maple Butter

Sweet-Potato Gratin with Maple Butter
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Thanksgiving Side Dishes | The Heart of the Feast

Thanksgiving Side Dishes | The Heart of the Feast

Thanksgiving Side Dishes | The Heart of the Feast
1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Celebrate the best part of the meal with a fresh take on familiar Thanksgiving side dishes. Let’s be... Read More »

Treasure-Chest Bars

Treasure-Chest Bars

Treasure-Chest Bars
18 votes, 3.89 avg. rating (77% score)

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Winter Vegetable Salad with Spiced Honey Vinaigrette

Winter Vegetable Salad with Spiced Honey Vinaigrette
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Home & Garden

House for Sale in Concord, Massachusetts |  A Concord Jam Session

House for Sale in Concord, Massachusetts | A Concord Jam Session

House for Sale in Concord, Massachusetts | A Concord Jam Session
2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (72% score)

We all know Concord, Massachusetts, as the hometown of the American Revolution and the birthplace of American literature.... Read More »

Houseplants | Giving Gifts That Grow

Houseplants | Giving Gifts That Grow
3 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (89% score)

Houseplants make thoughtful presents to put under the Christmas tree if they’re chosen with care. It’s easy to... Read More »

Susan Branch | At Home with the Queen of Cozy

Susan Branch | At Home with the Queen of Cozy
30 votes, 4.30 avg. rating (85% score)

  Artist and writer Susan Branch creates a real-life world of magic in her Martha’s Vineyard wonderland. Susan... Read More »

Photography

Photographs of Late Fall in Vermont | When the Leaves Come Down

Photographs of Late Fall in Vermont | When the Leaves Come Down
5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

Richard  Brown loves late fall. No, it’s not the autumn of blazing oranges and reds that he has... Read More »

Travel

Newburyport, Massachusetts | It’s a Wonderful Life

Newburyport, Massachusetts | It’s a Wonderful Life

Newburyport, Massachusetts | It’s a Wonderful Life
19 votes, 4.32 avg. rating (85% score)

  Snow blows off the harbor at Newburyport, Massachusetts, carrying whispers of clipper ships. They glide in from... Read More »

More Great Stories

2013 Editors’ Choice Food Awards

2013 Editors’ Choice Food Awards
11 votes, 4.45 avg. rating (88% score)

The editors of Yankee Magazine tasted our way through farmers’ markets and gourmet shops, tracked prize winners at... Read More »

50 Years After the Death of John F. Kennedy | A Hometown Remembers

50 Years After the Death of John F. Kennedy | A Hometown Remembers
2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

  Fifty years after the death of President John F. Kennedy, those who knew him and his extended... Read More »

Best Shops for Crafters | The Best in New England

Best Shops for Crafters | The Best in New England

Best Shops for Crafters | The Best in New England
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Sparking the desire to create is what Debra Immergut and Nicole Blum love to do. In their book,... Read More »

Congo Bars

Congo Bars
7 votes, 2.86 avg. rating (59% score)

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New England’s Finest – Child’s Play

New England’s Finest – Child’s Play
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Put a little New England charm under the tree with these locally made treasures. Read More »



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