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Chicken Scarpariello

I first went searching for a version of this recipe after the main characters in a novel I was reading at the time paused from the murder and mayhem to enjoy a takeaway chicken dinner. Literally “shoemaker’s chicken,” this comes … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Spinach Pasta Casserole

The nice folk at Food Network call this a “creamy zucchini and spinach pasta bake” – and it is. But. Because I used a shredded Italian cheese blend that included Parmesan, it cannot be called vegetarian. If, however,  you go … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker French Onion Pork Tenderloin

No doubt you’ve heard of (and probably tried) that slow cooker chuck roast thing-y with a stick of butter and ranch dressing mix and peperoncini. To be honest, it is not one of my faves, mostly because of all the … Continue reading

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Thai-Style Scallop Coconut Soup

The original version of this recipe, from the nice folk at Coastal Living, called this “Scallop Tom Kha,” and my version does have all of the flavors of that classic Thai soup, but… I made a fair number of changes … Continue reading

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Shrimp Fricassee!

Idunno, it just seems that any food ending with Fricassee needs a bang (!) at the end. And, in truth, this dish deserves that bit of advertising agency language excitement. First things first, back in the 1970’s the newspaper in … Continue reading

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Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

This is one of those recipes from the nice folk at delish.com that showed up on my husband’s computer that he immediately wanted to try. It looked good, and is really wicked simple to toss together, so I figured, “why … Continue reading

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Beef Stew

Yesterday, I did a post about prepping pearl onion, carrots, and ‘shrooms for use in today’s feature: beef stew. I split the posts up because, as I was looking over my notes, I added a lot of stuff to my … Continue reading

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Onions & Carrots & ‘Shrooms!

I am not gonna lie to you; this is a building post, which I will finish tomorrow. See, I was gonna post about a really quite nice beef stew recipe I’d worked up, but then I got to looking over … Continue reading

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Chicken Pierre

When I first came across this recipe, published by liberal politcal site, mommyblog, and recipe hub Wonkette, it reminded me a lot of a recipe I came across in the local paper back in the day for Country Captain Chicken; … Continue reading

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Sautéed Onion & ‘Shrooms

So… at first glance, this might could seem to be a weird choice for a post like “who can’t sauté onion and ‘shrooms?” But. Round about these parts, a one pound container of sliced ‘shrooms has been cheaper than an … Continue reading

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