Thursday, December 31, 2015

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Friday, December 11, 2015

Soups Stews And Chili - Beef Stew With Ale

Celery root, turnips, and red pearl onions simmer with beef brisket cubes in brown lager in this hearty stew.

Pasta - Vietnamese Salad Rolls

A nice light appetizer. Delicate rice wrappers are filled with noodles, shrimp, carrots, lettuce and basil. Cooked chicken or beef may be substituted for shrimp.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Indian Corn

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Indian Corn containing yellow and dark kernels.

Herbs And Spices - Worlds Greatest Vegetable Broth

This is a terrific broth with caramelized roasted vegetables as a base. The veggies are then plopped into a pot with water and herbs and simmered until a rich, delicious broth emerges. Strain and you have two quarts broth. Freezes well.

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Seafood - Jims Salmon Patties

Spicy and flavorful salmon patties are ready in under an hour with this quick and easy recipe.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Friday, November 27, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Bruschetta With Shallots

Shallots are the special ingredient in this easy, filling bruschetta. The tomato mixture tastes best when prepared ahead of time and chilled for approximately 1 hour.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Rock Samphire On A Wooden Table

dish full of fresh green rock samphire. samphire, a naturaly occuring coatal green, is a traditional accompaniment for fish and is agin growing in popularity in northern europe.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Cheese - Grecian Lamb Caesar Salad

Broiled lamb meat (or use leftovers!) is tossed with beans and greens in this delicious Spring salad that's perfect for Easter.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Pasta - Baked Rigatoni With Italian Sausage And Fennel

This is a deliciously sweet and spicy baked rigatoni recipe that I whipped up, and thought I'd share.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Breakfast And Brunch - Belgian Waffles

The yeast in these eggy waffles makes for exceptionally deep pockets, perfect for capturing melting butter and syrups.

Grilled Salmon

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Brushing sauce on grilled salmon filet

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Soups Stews And Chili - Mushroom And Leek Soup

Combine mushrooms, leeks, dry sherry, and pasta for this simple and sumptuous soup. A lovely beginning or finish for any meal, and ready to serve in less than 20 minutes.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Sunday, November 8, 2015


Cheeseburger and french fries on the table.Selective focus on the front burger

Monday, November 2, 2015

Shy Sugar Skull

Woman wearing sugar skull looking away, while holding roses. Model: Christine Vandenberk MUA: Amanda Wynn - and Neelum Saini -

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Side Dish - Roasted Garlic Bread

A very easy recipe for garlic bread that is made with roasted garlic, butter and Parmesan cheese.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Salad - Waldorf Salad Ii 2

In this version of the classic Waldorf Salad, a mayonnaise based dressing with a hint of sugar and lemon juice is stirred into diced apples, celery, walnuts, and raisins.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Cheese - Grandmas Polish Perogies

My grandfather is Polish, and his mother taught my grandmother how to make these delicious perogies. Serve plain, or with butter, sour cream, bacon, etc.