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All American Bourbon Fries

We’ve soaked onions in beer and now, how about french fries in bourbon? Yep – Those long strips of fried potato become all American in this recipe that soaks them in bourbon first!

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Dad’s Czech Potatoes

My dad used to make these super easy potatoes with breakfast every Sunday. He called them Czech potatoes because that’s how grandpa made them – and my grandparents were Czechoslovakian. I’m not sure how authentically Czech they are, but they … Continue reading

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Individual Breakfast Cups

Breakfast in a cup!  Potatoes and Eggs, topped with some bacon and cheese all baked together for each person~

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Parmesan Potatoes – Baked and Mashed to Goodness!

We love twice baked potatoes – and we love mashed potatoes.  Here is a bit of a combo.  Bake them first, then mash them – deliciously easy!

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Pub Food – Irish Nachos

A little twist on a pub classic – Using potatoes and thyme, this classic appetizer takes on a new life.

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Pork & Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Meld the succulent flavors of a meaty pork shoulder roast with the natural sweetness of a sweet potato – put it together as a twist on a traditional dish…

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Sweet Potato or Yam?

What is the difference?  Sweet Potato or Yam?  I started this post ready to tell you those darker tubers are yams, not sweet potatoes.  But I learned something – I was wrong!

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Slow Cooker Beef Shanks with Potatoes & Onions

Every now and then you see these big, beefy shanks on sale. But what do you do with them? Slow cook ’em – slow and easy and full of flavor. And I love my crock pot.  This meal is so … Continue reading

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Easy Homemade Corned Beef Hash & Eggs

What do you do with all the left over corned beef from the roast you made?  Make hash!   You can also use canned corned beef (but it doesn’t taste as good as the stuff you make yourself.

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Top Five Posts of 2015

Well, my blog isn’t quite a year old yet, but 2015 has been pretty busy.   The first post was published on February 7, 2015.  Since then it’s been busy – slow some months and wildly crazy others! Thank you … Continue reading

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