Category Archives: Daring Cooks

Easy Beef and Seafood Gumbo with Cheese Grits Cakes, Y’all.

Yes, Easy Beef and Seafood Gumbo with Cheese Grits Cakes.. Well..easy after you chop, slice, dice and mince all of the below. Umm..easy after you sear 1 1/2 pounds of beef cubes on each side, then stand at the stove for 15 minutes browning the … Continue reading

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Two Cups of Breakfast – Eat the Bowl Part One

I’d like to preface this entry with an announcement.  I’ve just joined the social network world.  See the little birdie right underneath where it says Follow on the right?  I’m now on Twitter.  Will you follow me? This way you’ll … Continue reading

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Tempura, Soba, and the Flu, I think.

There’s nothing like the light, crispy crunch of a perfect tempura batter, plus some awesome, garlicky vegetable soba noodles! Japan or bust! I love just about every international cuisine out there. I say just about, because there are some I’ve … Continue reading

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Cassoulet, Confit, and Exploding Sausages

Back in February of 2010, Lis asked me if I was into hosting a Daring Cooks challenge.  Of course, I said yes.  Then she asked if I would like to pair up with someone for this challenge.  Of course, I … Continue reading

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Rise, My Little Souffle..and umm, TWOffle

  Souffle. Ahhh, the word itself can be rather intimidating.  Of all things culinary, the mention of a souffle seems to strike fear in some, and it’s obvious why.  If you have one in the oven, time freezes; you don’t … Continue reading

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