Category Archives: Vegetables

Loaded Chicken or Tuna Salad with Greek Yogurt Garlic Ranch “Mayo”

Before I get to this amazing chicken or tuna salad, a brief rambling is in order. I wrote a long preface to this post, but was told to ditch it.  Too personal, too revealing, too much apologizing for being gone … Continue reading

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Tourte Milanese – A Meal en Croute

Remember when I told you about the computer crash of 2011 where I lost almost everything?  It was mainly tons of photos of some of the best goodies I’ve ever made, most of them pretty labor intensive.  You see, I … Continue reading

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My Daring Cooks Challenge – Deboning a Whole Chicken for Chicken Ballotine or Galantine

Before I say one word about this challenge, a warning.  Vegetarians and vegans (In my best Melissa McCarthy impersonation) LOOK AWAY! LOOK AWAY! Make No Bones About It! They’re not dead – just boneless. Created by Gary Larson. So, I’m … Continue reading

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Maple Brined Ancho-Scallion Boneless Turkey Breast with Apple-Butter Pecan Stuffing

  Damn, I thought Thanksgiving was the 29th because Thanksgiving is usually the last Thursday in November.  Oh, boy, this is the trick of the trick or treat for real – the ultimate “Ha ha…you better get your ass in … Continue reading

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Three Cheese Broccoli Rabe, Prosciutto and Roasted Red Pepper Stromboli

One of my favorite sandwiches in the world is prosciutto, fresh mozzarella and roasted red peppers or in Jersey Italian – prah-joot, mootz-ar-ell and peppahs.  When I was perusing through my assigned blog, Paulchen’s Blog?!, for this month’s Secret Recipe … Continue reading

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Sourdough Three Cheese Roasted Garlic Vegetable Pizza

Motivation.  Got some you want to lend me?  I promise I’ll take good care of it and return it to you in perfect condition. I have lacked the M word for some time now, especially when it comes to cooking, … Continue reading

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