• Boeuf Bourguignon is a classic of French gastronomy, and the quintessence of comfort food, cooked slowly to enhance its luscious flavors.
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  • Simply exceptional, A Veritable Pumpkin Pie is perfectly suited to the Autumn table, but best at the holidays. Superb flavor and it freezes well.

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