9 Ways to Celebrate the Groundhog's Spring Forecast

February  2, 2016

This morning Punxsutawney Phil, the world's most reliable rodent weather-teller, did not see his shadow. A member of Phil's inner circle read, "An early Spring is my forecast!" You (and Bill Murray) know what that means: Bring on the ramps and the snow peas and the artichokes!

Spring is coming! (Right?)

But not quite so fast: It's 34° F in Phil's Pennsylvania, which doesn't feel like spring. So maybe let's just pretend for a while? Here are 9 winter dishes that are so bright they feel like spring (which, if you're a believer in groundhog folklore, is thankfully not so far off):

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1 Comment

Steve K. February 2, 2016
The Only TRUE Ground Hog Prognosticator is Jimmy in Sun Prairie, WI !!