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Raymond Smith is a Gainesville, Georgia based food enthusiast and caterer. Chopin Entertains offers recipes, food blogging, and catering services in North Georgia.


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European elegance meets Southern Charm cuisine

Grilled Boneless Center Cut Pork Chops
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August 22, 2023

The secret to a really good grilled pork chop is the marinade because the goal of a marinade is to add flavor and to tenderize. The three main components of a good marinade are fat, […]

Peanut Butter Cookies
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August 21, 2023

When I think of Peanut Butter Cookies, I always think of elementary school – I think they were a favorite of the lunchroom ladies. I remember walking into the cafeteria, and I could smell the […]

Peanut Butter Chicken
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August 3, 2023

This is a healthier, low carb dinner that comes together in minutes and is so delicious. It is perfect for a week-night dinner. I used chicken thighs because I think they are more flavorful, but […]

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Raymond Smith is a North Georgia native, and has spent over 20 years cooking delicious meals and catering special events. He's a food enthusiast, entertainer, and loves all things food and hosting.


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