Category Archives: Lunch

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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Stuffed Cabbage Rolls – Like My Grandma Used To Make

Even if you’re not a fan of cabbage, these stuffed cabbage rolls just might make you one! It’s turned many cabbage loathers into cabbage lovers! One of my fondest recollections from childhood is the Saturday visits from my maternal grandparents. … Continue reading

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Would you like a Bib with your Pierogi? Lobster Pierogi!

Have you ever had a piece of kitchen equipment, whether it be a gadget, something electric, just sitting around gathering dust because you never use them? You hold on to them anyway because who knows, you might need it one … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter is not the only Nut Butter! Homemade Nut Butters + 4 Recipes Using Them!

It’s two weeks before I will be posting this entry, and I’m about to mutilate my fingertips. I’m talking rip them to pieces, tear my nails, all in the name of turning out a pistachio butter, one of four nut … Continue reading

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Two Vegetarian Pates…with Bread

When I was a kid, I used to eat chopped liver like it was going out of style. It was a treat at every family gathering during holidays, whether it be Thanksgiving or Passover. I would sit within inches of the … Continue reading

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