Category Archives: Main dish

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National Chili Day!

It’s National Chili Day! Did you know the first recipe for chili (spicy meat and beans) goes all the way back to 1512?  But some folks believe it was created in San Antonio, Texas in 1828. Whenever it was created, … Continue reading

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Chile-Lime Pork Tacos and Taco Tuesday Linky #6

We’re changing up Taco Tuesday a bit.  We’re going to start it off with a taco or taco inspired recipe, then finish it off with your posts! We need you to share your taco (or burrito or nacho) inspired recipes! … Continue reading

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What is a Flat Iron Steak?

What is a flat iron steak? It is part of the beef shoulder near the heart and the clod, just under the shoulder-blade.  Also sold as a “top blade” steak, it has a lot of marbling and a fascia (gristly … Continue reading

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Bagel Pizzas

It’s National Pizza Day AND National Bagel Day!  I tried making homemade bagels once, but that is not a project for a lazy gastronome!  Make the dough, boil  the dough, brush the dough, bake the dough -YIKES!!  So what does … Continue reading

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Game Day Dozen! 12 Recipes for Super Bowl Sunday~

It’s Game Day!  Are you having a crowd to watch the game or just a small group?  Either way, Super Bowl Sunday is not just about the game, its about the food!  Here are twelve great recipes to make for … Continue reading

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Cornish Game Hens Roasted with Lemon Pepper

This little bird is neither a game bird or a hen.  Game hens are commercially raised, young chickens and can be a hen or a tom.  They have tender meat and look a bit fancy on the plate!  So here … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #80

Looking for something different for dinner?  Racking your brain trying to figure out – “What’s for Dinner?” Well, here is the place to find the answers to that age-old question! A collection of fabulous recipes! Share your latest and greatest … Continue reading

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Portobello Mushroom Sandwich

Looking for a meat-free sandwich that’s hardy and filling?  Portobello mushrooms fit that bill.  Totally vegetarian and totally delicious! It’s easy and fast – great for lunch or dinner 

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Baked Ham with Pomegranate Glaze

Looking for a ham glaze that’s a little different than the standard honey mustard?  Here’s a great one!  It’s made with pomegranate molasses – a tart syrup made with pomegranate juice, lemon juice and sugar.   It’s a staple in … Continue reading

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Spaghetti with Chicken, Spinach & Parmesan

It’s National Spaghetti day!  Most people immediately think of the long noodles with a tomato and meat sauce, but the word refers simply to the pasta! Spaghetti is from the Italian word that means “thin string” or “twine”.  A perfect … Continue reading

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