And the nominees are...
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On the Christmas Menu
I made this last year and it was so good it now has a permanent place on the holiday menu. Yorkshire Pudding with Bacon and Sage 6 ounces bacon slices (about 7 slices), cut into 1-inch pieces 2 tablespoons (about) butter, melted 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 3 tablespoons chopped fresh sage, divided 1 teaspoon coarse kosher salt 1 1/2 cups whole milk 3 large eggs ...
Manhattan Bay Scallop Chowder with Fennel →
This is looking like Christmas Eve dinner. Quick, simple and satisfying. -SPants
I would like to get very good at baking. I am not very good at it. I remember in...– Gwyneth Paltrow I always feel like I’m letting people down when I admit that no, I didn’t make the pie crust, and in fact, if I did, it’d be a brick. You see, I’m a cook, not a baker. My dad is both — as adept with braised meat and hearty stew as he is with pie crust...
This quote caught my attention in a post at Instapundit about Nigerians being jealous of the way the Blagojevich scandal is being handled: “But the Americans are telling us that you cannot sell elective positions. It is not a cash and carry affair. And that whoever does so, is under the big watchful eyes of Big Brother. Where is the Nigerian equivalent of the FBI?” “They are busy eating...
Fried Egg _______
After seeing Morris Maven’s link to Provencal Fried Egg Soup I started thinking about other fried egg dishes. So here’s a comprehensive list: fried egg sandwich fried egg burger fried egg salad fried egg soup (above) fried egg pasta (here and here) fried egg on vegetables fried egg on enchiladas (called enchiladas montadas or stacked enchiladas) Of course, there’s no end...
I want to go here to eat. Soon. →
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This is a good lunch:
Some roasted chicken, chopped, with some extra butter because, well, butter. Some corn tortillas that come in a pack of 50 or so for a buck at the dollar store. All warmed. That’s it. You know what to do.
Well, many’s the long night I’ve dreamed of cheese—toasted, mostly…– Robert Louis Stevenson (Treasure Island)