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Rethink Pie Crust in These Savory Recipes

February 26, 2015 6:03 pm

While pie has a seemingly endless number of different variations, the savory pie is often overlooked. For those whose taste buds skew toward the savory, there are a lot of reasons to love these savory pie recipes.

Lucinda’s Spinach and Ham Pie [marthastewart.com]
Equal parts salty and flaky, this Italian-style pie is everything that a savory pie should be. Eat it for breakfast, with a salad as a light lunch, or even as a dinnertime side dish—the possibilities are endless with such a uniquely versatile dish.

Mushroom Pie [allrecipes.com]
Mushroom lovers will simply adore this dense, flavorful pie that is filled with fresh mushrooms. Swiss cheese and heavy cream give it a deliciously rich taste, while bacon acts as a surprise ingredient to offset the earthy taste of the mushrooms.

Leek and Bacon Pie [huffingtonpost.com]
Although this dish technically looks like a pie, it doesn’t have the usual pastry crust. Instead, a savory custard layer acts as the base for all of the delicious bacon and leeks inside, and a crumbly top gives it just the right amount of extra crunch. It may seem complicated, but this pie includes only seven ingredients and takes just 45 minutes in the oven.

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Noodle Plus: Dumplings, Noodles, Soup and More

February 18, 2015 5:04 pm

Noodle Plus is an Asian fusion restaurant in White Plains serving mostly Thai and Chinese dishes, including soups, dumplings, noodle dishes, and rice dishes. Noodle Plus is popular with local families – kids love the bubble tea here. Regulars recommend the pad Thai, soup dumplings, khao soi, pork & vegetable pot stickers, and drunken noodles. The lunch menu is an especially good deal, regulars say.

If you’re not familiar with Thai food or Chinese fare, you’ll find the picture menu here helpful, according to some Yelp reviewers. Many patrons appreciate the soothing ambiance and quaint décor at Noodle Plus, and most say the service is efficient and friendly.

Check out the Noodle Plus website to find out more!

Noodle Plus
245 Main Street
White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 948-4950

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Happy Presidents Day

February 16, 2015 3:12 pm

Today we take the time to honor our courageous leaders and how their visions have shaped our great country.

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