Twice Baked Potatoes
May 24, 2019

Twice Baked Potatoes

Crisp bacon, green onions, blue AND cheddar cheese, sour AND heavy cream all smashed into creamy potatoes—our recipe for twice baked potatoes is here to win your heart forever.

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Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Welcome to The Modern Proper. We're glad you're here! We believe in sharing life through great food at our own tables. Let's change the way people think about hospitality—one delicious meal at a time.

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Broccoli Salad
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Broccoli Salad

This cold, crunchy broccoli salad—studded with crisp bacon, diced red onion and chewy raisins, then tossed in a creamy homemade dressing—is what all of your summer party dreams are made of.

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Thai Steak Lettuce Cups
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Thai Steak Lettuce Cups

Steak is marinated in a dressing that sings with bright, zingy, Thai flavors, then seared and served in crisp lettuce cups in our beefed-up riff on the classic Laotian salad, Larb Gai.

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Baked Crispy Chicken Thighs
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Baked Crispy Chicken Thighs

Using bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs provides extra insurance against dryness in this easy, oven-baked crispy chicken thigh master recipe.

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Spring Cleaning
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Spring Cleaning

Need some motivation to get your spring cleaning done? Let us show you our favorite plant-based products, and what keeps us going when motivation is running low.

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Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Pasta
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Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Pasta

With just five ingredients, dinner doesn’t get easier or more delicious than this creamy roasted red pepper rigatoni pasta. If you’ve got ten minutes and can open a jar, you can make this tonight.

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Stir-Fried Baby Bok Choy
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Stir-Fried Baby Bok Choy

In this ready-in-a-flash baby bok choy recipe, the tiny cruciferous bulbs are sautéed until just-done in nutty sesame oil, and finished with fresh garlic, a dash of soy sauce and red pepper flakes.

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Baked Pork Chop and Asparagus Sheet Pan Dinner
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Baked Pork Chop and Asparagus Sheet Pan Dinner

One pan. 30 minutes. Irresistibly delicious and healthy, this tender baked pork chop and asparagus sheet pan dinner gets a major flavor boost from a simple, genius garlicky mayo-mustard sauce.

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Salmon Niçoise Salad
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Salmon Niçoise Salad

Coral-hued baked salmon stands in for the traditional tuna in this olive-studded, vinaigrette-drizzled summery riff on the classic Niçoise salad.

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Rhubarb Mint Margarita with Jalapeño Tequila
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Rhubarb Mint Margarita with Jalapeño Tequila

Rosy, refreshing rhubarb-mint simple syrup and jalapeño tequila make this spicy, tangy springtime riff on the classic margarita a drink you’ll crave well into dog days.

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Club Sandwich with Pesto Mayonnaise
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Club Sandwich with Pesto Mayonnaise

Do you know how to make the best club sandwich even better? By serving it on Oroweat’s hearty but soft Sandwich Thins rolls and adding pesto mayonnaise and avocado of course!

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How To Dry-Sauté Mushrooms
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How To Dry-Sauté Mushrooms

Whether we’re spooning them over grilled burgers, tossing them with rigatoni, or gobbling them straight out of the pan, meaty dry-sautéed mushrooms are as easy as they are delicious.

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3 Easy Recipe Ideas Using Canned Tomatoes
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3 Easy Recipe Ideas Using Canned Tomatoes

We are big fans of perfectly ripe tomatoes canned at the peak of their season. Here are three uber easy and exciting ways to put them to good use!

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Pasta With Peas, Pancetta and Goat Cheese
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Pasta With Peas, Pancetta and Goat Cheese

Speckled with emerald-green, sweet peas and crisp, savory nuggets of pancetta, this creamy penne pasta with peas, pancetta and goat cheese is springtime in a bowl.

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Homemade Corn Tortilla Chips
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Homemade Corn Tortilla Chips

Salty, crisp, and still warm from the fryer, homemade corn tortilla chips are an unbeatable—and unbelievably easy—snack for hungry tummies big and small.

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Perfect Guacamole
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Perfect Guacamole

Our silky, spicy, cool and creamy homemade guacamole recipe shines at its craveable best when scooped up by crunchy, salted homemade corn chips—a bite of paradise, if you ask us.

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Migas
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Migas

Searching for a simple and flavor-packed breakfast? That’s easy. Meet migas, aka the best Tex-Mex breakfast ever.

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Pantry Essentials: Canned Goods
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Pantry Essentials: Canned Goods

What canned goods should be in a well-stocked pantry? Which ones can you actually build a healthy, quick meal out of? Asked and answered, friends! Here’s the TMP list of canned food must-haves.

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