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[30 Sep 2010 | 4 Comments | 2,862 views]
Ed & Kay’s — a Benton landmark

Ed & Kay’s has been around in one form or another since the 1950s and its still a favorite among both Benton residents and people visiting here.
Let’s get this out of the way first — the place is best known for its pies. Yes, they are incredible. Many of them feature meringue that is ridiculously high (you’d have to see it to believe it) and I’ve been a fan of the lemon meringue pie since I was about seven-years-old.
Ah, but the egg custard, pecan pie and the seasonal sweet potato …

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[13 May 2010 | No Comment | 1,465 views]
Pepper steak

This is one of my husband’s all time favorite recipes.  I serve this over white rice and it’s wonderful.
Editor’s note: Brown rice works well, too, and soy sauce is essential. This meal is nothing short of great throughout the year (particularly when it’s prepared with fresh, crushed tomatoes) but this is absolutely fantastic in the fall and winter. There are times when the simplest dishes are the best and this satisfying meal stands as proof.

2 lbs of round steak, cut into bite size pieces.
2 medium size bell peppers, cut into …