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Recipe from Chef Andre: Hot & Spicy Grilled Salmon Lettuce Wraps

Chef Andre of Commonwealth Senior Living at Gloucester House made a visit to Virginia This Morning on CBS 6 to share his recipe for Hot & Spicy Grilled Salmon Lettuce Wraps! This delicious recipe combines our home grown greens from our Babylon Micro-Farms with fresh seafood from our Today from the Bay program. The result […]

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Recipe from Chef Lara: Cilantro Lime Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Spring is the best time to have meals with lots of fresh ingredients. Chef Lara makes these Cilantro Lime Chicken Lettuce Wraps for our residents at Commonwealth Senior Living at Charlottesville with ingredients from our very own Babylon Microfarms in the community. Try the delicious recipe for yourself here. If you’re interested in more ideas […]

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Recipe from Chef Latricia: Sopapilla Cheesecake Dessert

A great cheesecake typically consists of a main layer of soft, fresh ingredients, laid on top of a crunchy, crumbly crust. Chef Latricia takes cheesecake to a whole new level with her Sopapilla Cheesecake Dessert! Download the recipe for yourself here. If you’re interested in more ideas from our chefs, download the recipe for Chef James’ […]

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Recipe from Chef James: Mary's Sour Cream Pound Cake

The holidays are a time to visit with loved ones, reminisce, and of course, enjoy family recipes! Chef James from Commonwealth Senior Living at Bel Air shared this recipe with us from his grandmother, Mary. He said “She is one of my inspirations to make me a chef today. I used to cook with her […]

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Recipe from Chef Alex: Alex's Best Pumpkin Pie

The holidays are growing near, but what’s Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie? Complete your holiday meal with this pumpkin pie recipe from Chef Alex, Dining Services Director at CSL Fredericksburg! Download this month’s recipe here! If you’re interested in more festive recipes from our chefs, download the recipe for Chef Donna’s caramel pumpkin cake. To find […]

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Recipe from Chef Donna: Caramel Pumpkin Cake

Fall is here, and along with it all of the pumpkin recipes! You may have enjoyed pumpkin pie in the past, but have you had pumpkin cake? Enjoy making this delicious Caramel Pumpkin Cake by Donna Easton, Dining Services Director at CSL Front Royal, for yourself this season! Download this month’s recipe for your own home […]

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Recipe from Chef Andre: Pineapple Teriyaki Glazed Baby Back Ribs

There’s nothing better for a summer barbeque than ribs! At Commonwealth Senior Living, our Dining Delight program lets residents enjoy a special, monthly dining theme with endless delicious recipes. Take a look at Chef Andre from Commonwealth Senior Living at Gloucester House preparing the delicious meal himself here. Download this month’s recipe for Pineapple Teriyaki […]

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Recipe from Chef Andre: Pecan Bars

Our Dining Delight program let’s our residents enjoy a special, monthly dining theme with endless delicious recipes. But we know everyone is always looking for simple, stress-free recipes, so we decided to share the wealth. These simple Pecan Bars presented by Chef Andre at Commonwealth Senior Living at Gloucester House will put a smile on […]

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Recipe from Chef Andre: Balsamic Glazed Candied Roasted Beets with Caramelized White Onions

We’re proud to serve our residents nutritious, filling, and delicious meals made from locally-sourced ingredients. However, while our residents consistently enjoy these meals, we also know that caregivers need to take care of themselves too. No matter who you are, you can always use a quick, delicious meal like these Balsamic Glazed Beets presented by […]

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Recipe by Chef Andre: Stuffed Chicken Breast

The holidays are a crazy time of year, and it’s easy to slip into unhealthy choices when you’re rushed for time. Luckily, our own Chef Andre Smith of Commonwealth Senior Living at Gloucester visited Virginia This Morning to show us all how to make a quick and healthy stuffed chicken breast. Download the recipe for yourself […]

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