Tag Archives: beef

Connecticut Steamed Cheese Burgers

Steamed cheeseburger? Yep. Ted’s restaurant has been serving them since 1959, although some say Jack’s Lunch in Middletown invented it. But at Ted’s, special steam racks were made. While the burger steams, the fats drip out and the meat fills … Continue reading

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Sumac Beef Skewers with Bulgur

I found a small round steak on sale and bought it with no idea what I was going to do with it. So I popped it in the freezer. And then it came to me – Sumac. In case you’ve … Continue reading

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Top Ten Recipes of 2018

Wow! We had a lot of visitors this year – I’m so excited! And we’re just a month away from our fourth birthday. So all of you that have made this blog grow – THANK YOU!   Here are recipes … Continue reading

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Bierocks – Beef and Cabbage Stuffed Rolls

What’s are bierocks you ask? It’s a meat stuffed yeast roll that originated in Eastern Europe. It’s speculated that it started in Russia. Similar to pirogi, it’s a common dish in German communities in the U.S. Having roots in those … Continue reading

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Mexican Style Beef and Bean Soup

It’s slow cooker season! I cleaned out the freezer and pantry and put together this amazingly good soup! Just dump in the ingredients and go. Some light prep when you get home and it’s dinner!

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National Taco Day

It’s National taco day! And who doesn’t love a good taco? There are so many different variations and inspirations. Today is the day to celebrate that hand held wonder! Tacos are so popular in the US that we ate more … Continue reading

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Crock Pot French Dip Sandwiches with Pickled Onion

I love my crock pot. You drop the food in before work and when you get home – it’s dinner! I had this roast in the freezer and wasn’t really sure what I was going to do with it. I … Continue reading

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MLT – Meatloaf, Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich

I like meatloaf. It’s a great comfort food. But the best part of meatloaf are the sandwiches made from the leftovers. But why wait for the leftovers? Make the meatloaf specifically for sandwiches!! And if you add some avocado, you … Continue reading

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A Grilled Father’s Day – Ideas for Every Dad

It’s Father’s Day weekend~ And what dad doesn’t like a grilled dinner? Here are 14 ideas of things to grill (or serve with the grilled food). Take a look, I bet you’ll find something here your dad would love!

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Carne Asada – Marinated and Grilled Beef

Grilled beef Mexican style. I love Mexican food. Carne Asada is a simple, flavor grilled beef that is perfect as the main course or in tacos or burritos. It’s so easy to make and so easy to eat!

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