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Pasta Sauce With Beer

I’ve posted my method of doctoring jarred pasta sauce, with additional herbs and seasonings and, well, stuff; to make it my own. Now, I’ve made a couple of simple adjustments and, in my not-so-humble opinion, the sauce is even better. … Continue reading

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Parfait! Benedictine

Because this coming Saturday is the Kentucky Derby, and because folk do like to prepare ahead of time, I am adding a bonus Parfait! post today. Benedictine is a cream cheese spread that is said to be de rigueur for … Continue reading

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Corned Beef Hash

Hash is, at its heart, I think, a dish of leftovers. A bit of meat, some potatoes, mebbe chopped onion, and…  well, whatever you have laying about the fridge that might work for breakfast or breakfast for dinner. I had … Continue reading

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Catalina Steak Tacos

This is a kinda weird – but very tasty – taco combination that may leave some of the taco purists out there cold and dismayed. I don’t really care, these were fine – if ‘untraditional’ – tacos, and, they helped … Continue reading

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Veal Patties With Cherry Peppers and ???

When I was a kid, my mom would sometimes pick up a pack of veal patties from the freezer case at the market and serve them for dinner, pan fried and maybe served with a tomato sauce – though not … Continue reading

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Red Curry Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

I came across this recipe, from sweetpeasandsaffron, I think on Facebook, and knew I was gonna make it. First, slow cooker recipe, hellooo! Second, wicked simple to toss together! Third, butternut squash instead of potatoes, but that is totally cool … 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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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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Parfait!! Soul Rolls

As we step into what is arguably the biggest munchies weekend in this country, I feel it is only right to give a shout out to one of the very favorite munchies I have ever set before a house full … Continue reading

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