Monthly Archives: May 2019

Alabama Shrimp and Grits

I’m having fun learning about each states claim to fame food and how so many things cross over, as shrimp and grits. Like many of the states on the gulf, shellfish is plentiful. And grits have become synonymous of the … Continue reading

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Pannkakor – Swedish Pancakes

What is pannkakor your ask? Its Swedish pancakes. These delicious, creamy pancakes are almost a cross between a custardy pancake and a crepe. Don’t be confused. These are not Norwegian pancakes (pannekakor). Those are thinner and much more like crepes. … Continue reading

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Garlicky Stuffed Mushrooms

I love mushrooms. I made these mushrooms as an appetizer for my husband and myself. It was our anniversary and we stayed home and ate appetizers and drank champagne. We each made a few appetizers and this one was my … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #202

It’s Memorial Day weekend and it feels like October! Cold, wet and windy. All those outdoor plans just moved inside. But it’s the friends and the family that make a holiday an event. Thank heavens for gas grills! So, do … Continue reading

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Illinois Chicago Dog

Illinois is the next state up in our state food series – and we have The Chicago Dog! And there were certainly some good choices, Chicago deep dish pizza being the one mentioned most. But my husband was born and … Continue reading

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