Kerry Comunale’s Sherried Rice
Costco thanks this Redmond, Washington, member for
sharing a recipe that everyone, including the newlyweds,
will cherish long after the wedding cake is gone.
1 medium onion, chopped
1/2 cup butter
2 cups rice
2 14.5-ounce cans chicken broth
1/2 cup dry sherry
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
4 green onions, chopped
1. Sauté onion in butter in a saucepan.
2. Stir in rice, chicken broth and sherry and bring to a boil.
Reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 25 minutes.
3. When rice is done, sprinkle with Parmesan and green
onions. Makes 8 servings.
• More engagements take
place between Christmas
Eve and Valentine’s Day
than at any other time
• June is the most popular
wedding month and then
September. The least
• For centuries, June has
been the most practical
month to get married. In
the past, it was the time
after planting and before
harvesting; spring rains
had ceased and the roads
were passable once more.
Today, it is the month
Equal Peach-Berry Tart
If someone in the bridal party is worried about fitting into
her dress, this dessert might come as a welcome relief.
Imagine the same great taste as the traditional recipe, but
with 31 percent fewer calories using Equal, a no-calorie
Pastry for single-crust 9-inch pie
5 cups sliced peaches (about 5 medium)
or frozen peaches, thawed
11 cup raspberries or sliced strawberries
11 cup fresh or frozen blueberries, partially thawed
2 teaspoons lemon juice
3 tablespoons cornstarch
24 packets Equal
11 teaspoon grated lemon peel
1/4 teaspoon ground allspice
1. Preheat oven to 425°F.
2. Roll pastry on floured surface into 12-inch circle;
transfer to ungreased cookie sheet.
3. Toss peaches and berries with lemon juice in large bowl;
combine cornstarch, Equal, lemon peel and allspice and
sprinkle over fruit, tossing to coat.
4. Arrange fruit on pastry, leaving 2-inch border around edge.
Bring edges of pastry toward center, overlapping as necessary.
5. Bake pie until pastry is golden and fruit is tender, 35- 40
minutes. Cool on wire rack. Makes 8 servings.