Category Archives: Food 52

Best Beef Stew Ever

 “Best Beef Stew Ever.” That is a direct quote from Chris. The recipe was in the little booklet that came with the Crock Pot. Simple recipe that resulted in a the “Best Beef Stew Ever.” Tonight was the Super Bowl. … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

It’s snowing. Winter Storm Anna. When it snows I bake bread. I started both of the breads I made yesterday. We all have our ways to prepare for a snow storm. The Jim Lahey No Knead Bread was started yesterday … Continue reading

Posted in Cheez-Its, Chili, Chocolate Babka, Crackers, Crock Pot, Food & Wine, Food 52,, Jim Lahey Bread Book, No Knead Bread, Slow Cooker, Winter Storm | 1 Comment

Grilled Flank Steak, Vegetable Tian and Pie

  No I have not posted a single blog post this week. Let’s just say between the heat and life in general, it did not happen. But we are at the start of a new week and a new month. … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Tomatoes, Bertolli, Food 52, Grilled Flank Steak with Chimmichuri Sauce,, Pie Crust, Summer Vegetable Tian | 1 Comment

Leek, Lemon and Feta Quiche

  Quiche and Salad. A perfect combination for a busy Tuesday dinner. I made the quiche this weekend, using some of that Pate Brise with black pepper I had stashed in the freezer.  The quiche recipe is from Food 52.  … Continue reading

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One Large Butternut Squash and Some Tomatoes

It was not hot out today. It was autumn like. Wow, I got so much cooking done today. But let’s just focus on dinner for right now. Meatloaf. Yes the grill is perhaps getting ready for hibernation. So the oven … Continue reading

Posted in butternut squash soup, Cooksmarts, Food 52,, Marcella Hazan's Tomato Sauce with Onion and Butter, Roasted Butternut Squash and Pasta Casserole, The Italian Dish

Sirloin Steaks and Grilled Bread Salad with Broccoli Rabe and Summer Squash

Still not grocery shopping. But Chris is doing such a good job. Tonight he picked up two nice steaks and grilled them perfectly. The meat was so tender. I do love that Maker’s Mark Gourmet Sauce. Now about the side … Continue reading

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Steak Pizzaiola and Butternut Squash Ravioli

Where did the week go? We had a little health issue with Archie. Poor guy. I brought him to the vet on Thursday, Halloween. I don’t think I told them he wanted to be a poodle for Halloween. Dinner tonight … Continue reading

Posted in Butternut Squash Ravioli, Food 52, Homemade Pasta, Steak Pizzaiola, Tide and Thyme

Creamy Sweet Potato Soup & Quinoa Salad

We got in last night from a vacation in Florida. The first thing I did when I got home was put flannel sheets on the bed. Holy cow it got cold. And you know what that means – Soup! While … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking Light, Food 52, quinoa salad, soup. sweet potato soup

Baked Pork Ribs with Hoisin Barbecue Sauce

  This is my one of my favorite rib recipes. It is from, Baked Pork Ribs with Hoisin Barbecue Sauce. The hardest part of the recipe is remembering to put the ribs in the marinate the night before. Baked … Continue reading

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Green Bean Salad, A New Cheese, Steak and Pie

I harvested 2 green beans this week. Yes I was hoping for more. I have not made a green bean salad all year. I wanted to wait until the crop was ready. Today I was at Bishop’s and they had … Continue reading

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