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Slow Cooker Bacon Jam

It seemed a good idea to start the new year with this fave. Bacon jam is wicked tasty spread on a cracker or crusty bread, but, as we shall see later on this week it pairs beautifully with duxelles as … Continue reading

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Toffee Bugles

Years ago, now, a friend introduced me to the joy that is Caramel Puff Corn, known by my friends as “corn crack” because they cannot resist it. Then, I was reading a novel where one of the main characters is … Continue reading

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Summertime Saturday Bonus! Arby’s Sauce

Yeh. So I did just repost this fine sammich and burger and steak sauce in May; but, it is a beautiful July Saturday and we are planning on grilling some vinegar and seasoning T-Bones tonight, so I thought it a … Continue reading

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Swedish Baked Beans

OK, first things first, provenance… Of course this is an authentic recipe! I found it on the interwebs from a restaurant in Kansas that was in bidness from aound 1955 to 1960. How much more authentic do you actually need? … Continue reading

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General Tsao’s Tacos

Monday, I air fried a couple of skirt steaks that my market offered up in a tasty General Tsao’s marinade. We thoroughly enjoyed it, but two or so pounds of steak was too much for just the two of us, … Continue reading

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Arby’s Sauce

And, just like that, it’s summer. No, seriously. Just a day or two ago, it was cold and rainy and I was still wearing a (light) winter coat; then today, sunny, mid 80’s and with a light breeze blowing to … Continue reading

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Thai-Style Pork Stew – New and Improved!

I have been making this tasty stew for twelve years now, and I am kinda surprised at how I am still able to improve on an already good dish. One of the big issues for serving this to a crowd … Continue reading

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Barbecue Sauce, Always

I posted a down-sized version of Julia Child’s Cranberry Relish, which I have been making since the mid-80’s, on Monday. I have been making a version of this recipe since I was in college in the 1970’s, and giving it … Continue reading

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Arby’s Sauce

Yeh, I know… A sammich sauce that may or may not taste like Arby’s Sauce (I would not know, I don’t eat at Arby’s) posting in the week leading up to Thanksgiving? The thing is, this recipe, and tomorrow’s and … Continue reading

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NOLA-Style Shrimp in the Air Fryer

OK, so, in reality, this recipe by Al Roker from Parade Magazine calls for the shrimp to be grilled, but, we were not grilling that afternoon and, truly, these cook in the air fryer so nicely, and with so little … Continue reading

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