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Bubble and Squeak (via Things we make)

Here is a little something I found that was quite unusual over at “Things We Make.” When I think of getting rid of left overs I always think frittata, but this person thinks “Bubble and squeak.” It seems like a … Continue reading

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Chicken Wings With Spicy Basque Ketchup (via Trissalicious)

Here is an adapted recipe from “Trissalicious.” I have had some good opportunity to try some great fresh made ketchup and relishes in Europe that really would blow you away. So when I came across this little number I had … Continue reading

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shrimp scampi (via the ragamuffin diaries)

  I got to cook dinner for two wonderful mothers today, and then I got to go spend time with my wonderful Grandma.  Quite nice. (I also ate pasta for like the first time in quite a few months….. and … Continue reading

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Toast, Chipotle Mayonnaise, Bacon, Avocado and Poached Egg Recipe (via Mangos, Chili and Z)

  Thank you Dara over at Cookin Canuck. All I had to do was look at the title and photo and before reading any further, I  left a comment indicating this would be on my breakfast table Sunday morning…and it was.  Is this … Continue reading

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Manhattan Clam Chowder (via Edible Aria)

Plump, briny cherrystone clams from the cold waters of the Northern Atlantic, in a spicy, clear broth of clam juice, crushed tomatoes, sauteed celery, onions and garlic, red pepper flakes, bacon, parsley, sea salt and freshly-ground black pepper.  A true … Continue reading

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The Quest For The Perfect Burger Continues… (via Manna and Quail)

Tonight we continued our quest for the perfect burger, a pursuit that started more than five years ago when we got married. The Not Quite Perfect Yet Burger Yields 3-4 burgers 1 pound of ground beef (85/15 or 80/20 would … Continue reading

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Lobster BLT Sandwiches (via The Gourmand Mom)

Ding! Ding! Ding! Balloons are dropping from the ceiling all around you. The crowds are cheering. The sirens are ringing. Brightly colored bits of paper confetti are obscuring your vision. Your heart is racing with excitement and your mind is … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Pork Roast with Cranberries and Onions (via Cooking Whims)

I’ll be honest with all of you — this pork recipe is really the only pork recipe I’ve ever enjoyed. Pork chops and pork roasts always turn out tough and/or dry, no matter how much sauce you slather on it. … Continue reading

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Paella – Fiesta in a pan till the morning after… (via .)

The great thing about food and recipes is that you can add one or two local ingredients of your own and a new recipe is born. I guess that is the way many great recipes come about today. Like music … Continue reading

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CHICKEN CREOLE (via The Southern Lady Cooks)

This chicken and tomato dish with all the spices served over rice will quickly become a favorite.  Serve it to family and guests for a real comfort food meal anytime. 4 to 6 chicken breasts (I use the frozen boneless, … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Fried Chicken, Potato Salad and Deviled Eggs (via The Evil Chef)

Tonight we are having fried chicken, potato salad and deviled eggs.  My mother in law says it sounds like we are trying to make spring finally come by making picnic food.  Maybe?  We are getting awfully sick of winter.  Way … Continue reading

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Thomas Keller’s Favourite Simple Roast Chicken (via Diary of a Pampered Housewife)

This has been my go-to roast chicken recipe for awhile. It’s so easy and results in a perfect, juicy bird. (And using the oven on cold days results in a lovely warm apartment) See that chicken butt? Aaaages ago when … Continue reading

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Chicken & Shrimp Noodle Soup (via gluten free zen)

Three or four times a year I like to sit down and look through all of my cookbooks and recipes that I’ve pulled out of magazines. Like a lot of people, I sometimes get stuck rotating the same recipes over … Continue reading

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Creative Cooking with Cilantro: Day 1 – Cilantro Lime Shrimp (via Gypsy World Spice Cafe)

The first time that I cooked with Cilantro, it was definitely not “love at first sight”.  While I liked the taste, I was not a fan of its aroma (which was a little pungent for me).   Since then, I have come to … Continue reading

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Apple Cinnamon Pancakes (via Rufus’ Food and Spirits Guide)

Nothing says it’s a lazy Sunday morning better than a stack of these pancakes, a fried egg, a cup of coffee and a mimosa with freshly squeezed orange juice. Apple Cinnamon Pancakes 1 cup flour 1 ½ tbsp cinnamon sugar … Continue reading

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