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A Guide to the Perfect Steak Dinner

This post has been contributed –  All opinions are mine alone  You can’t beat a delicious steak dinner. However, you can fail to make a delicious steak dinner if you’ve never made one before!  The key to remember is that … Continue reading

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Sumac Lamb and Minted Peas

As we close international week here at the Lazy Gastronome, out last recipe utilizes a spice made from grinding the flowers of the sumac plant and is commonly used in Middle Eastern cooking.  It has a salty, tart flavor that is … Continue reading

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Shredded Cuban Beef Dinner

Sunday we went to Ethiopia.  Today we’re off to Cuba!  Below are recipes for Vaca Frita, moros y cristianos, and tostones – translation?  Cuban shredded beef, black rice (rice and black beans) and fried green plantains – Really delicious meal! … Continue reading

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Grilled Dinner

Yikes!! It’s been two weeks since I posted??  Time sure can fly.  Its been a crazy two weeks with no time to play in the kitchen!! (Thank heavens for frozen left overs).  But I’m back and ready to share – … Continue reading

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Pork Chops and Gnocchi – A simple week Night Dinner

It’s the middle of the week and everyone is coming home tired and hungry!  What can you fix that won’t wear you out but fits the bill of filling and delicious?  Gnocchi and pork chops! No, this post won’t tell … Continue reading

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