Tag Archives: Corn

Ham Bone Soup

So… yeh. NOT a great name, BUT, a very tasty soup! Loaded with veggies (I basically cleaned out the crisper drawer) and finally dealing with the last of the Christmas ham (note to self: do NOT buy the whole ham … Continue reading

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Celery Succotash Salad

Fret ye not! There are NO lima beans in this succotash! In fact, this rather refreshing salad – based on a Rachael Ray recipe – bears little resemblance to your more usual succotash… there are no beans at all (tho’ … Continue reading

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Barbeque Chopped Salad

Every couple of weeks, I get an envelope of goodies from my mom-in-law, Doris, y’know, coupons and stuff that she thinks I’d be interested in. A few weeks back, along with the always welcome coupons (thanks, mom!), she enclosed a … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchilada Chili

Monday, we made a very nice batch o’ black beans with no overnight soaking required. Tuesday, we pulled together a pretty quick, and also tasty enchilada sauce. Today, we’re gonna bring ’em both together to make a slow cooker chicken … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 40: Corn Casserole

This week’s Doris Project was a challenge. The recipe, hand written on a scrap of paper, carried only the barest of instruction: ingredients, oven temp, and time; no mention of what to do or how to assemble the casserole. And … Continue reading

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Black Bean Chili

Rich, full of flavor, vegetarian, and pretty darned simple to toss together, this chili is hard to beat. Based on a recipe from Rachael Ray, I adjusted the seasonings to my own taste and used home made corn stock in … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 25: Bacon Wrapped Corn on the Cob

This recipe didn’t come out of The Doris Project box, mom emailed it to me because she thought it might could be tasty. I agreed, and since she was coming up for a week-long visit, thought we might as well … Continue reading

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Parfait! Grilled Corn on the Cob

‘Tis the season for grilling – tho’ you mebbe couldn’t prove that around about these parts just now – and what could be better fresh off the grill than corn on the cob? Nicely cooked – heck even if a … Continue reading

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Baked Chorizo Quesadilla

Happy Boxing Day! This recipe, which started with the very nice folk at Pillsbury.com, calls for turning a couple of their ready-made pie crusts into a savory pie, filled with chorizo sausage, balck beans, corn, and cheese. Nice. But how … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Picture it: a warm, sunny Thanksgiving Day in Montgomery County, Maryland, 1988. My sister has gathered our entire family and assorted family friends together to share the feast and the comity. To begin, Elsie thought the celery was stringy, Dorothy … Continue reading

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