Archive for October, 2008

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Butternut Squash Farro w/Pancetta and Cardamom Pecans

Butternut Squash Farro w/Pancetta and Cardamom Pecans

I think I may have a problem. I’m completely and totally obsessed with Fall ingredients. Pumpkin, discount squash, generic sage, pecans, cranberries, cinnamon, cardamom and anything “smoky”, but especially smoked […]

October 30, 2008 × 13 comments

entree, recipe

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole

It’s finally (finally!) cooling off here, case and so I can justify all of my soups, stews and casseroles. In honor of the cold weather (what? 55° is cold for […]

October 29, 2008 × 27 comments

breakfast, recipe, sides & bites

Homemade Cranberry Spice Granola Bars

Homemade Cranberry Spice Granola Bars

I love granola bars of all varieties and flavors. Chewy, prosthesis crunchy, thumb nutty and fruity. I used to stock up at the grocery store weekly, but then I looked […]

October 24, 2008 × 25 comments

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Black Bean & Roasted Red Pepper Soup

Black Bean & Roasted Red Pepper Soup

I appear to be on a soup kick recently. This may be due to the fact that I haven’t really been grocery shopping in two weeks and I’ve been having […]

October 22, 2008 × 15 comments

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Butternut Squash Beef Stroganoff

Butternut Squash Beef Stroganoff

A couple of years ago I found and made a recipe for Turkey Pumpkin Stroganoff that was absolutely delicious. Since then, click I’ve moved twice and lost the recipe along […]

October 20, 2008 × 43 comments

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Beans with Crispy Prosciutto, Sage, Pecorino & Olive Oil

Beans with Crispy Prosciutto, Sage, Pecorino & Olive Oil

October 17, 2008 × 8 comments

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A Simply Delicious Corn Chowder

A Simply Delicious Corn Chowder

I really love a good soup. A good soup is one that I can throw together in under 10 minutes and let bubble on the stove for as long as […]

October 15, 2008 × 7 comments

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Autumn Turkey & Pumpkin Lasagna

Autumn Turkey & Pumpkin Lasagna

Fall is my favorite season. The leaves change, buy the weather starts to cool, you catch the first whiff of fireplace and warming Fall foods fill the kitchen. Since I […]

October 13, 2008 × 23 comments

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Mussels in Chorizo Polenta Broth

Mussels in Chorizo Polenta Broth

Photo Credit: Agustin Sanchez It’s been 2 months since our big trip out to the Pacific Northwest and I’m still trying to recreate some of the dishes we had out […]

October 8, 2008 × 4 comments

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Goat Cheese Tartlets, 5 Ways

Goat Cheese Tartlets, 5 Ways

Photo Credit: Agustin Sanchez Vote for this recipe! Awhile back, oncology the Ile de France cheese company sent me a free wheel of Camembert cheese to blog about. Since one […]

October 7, 2008 × 10 comments

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Cuban Comfort Food: Ropa Vieja

Cuban Comfort Food: Ropa Vieja

Ropa Vieja can always make you feel better. Especially if you scoop it straight from the pot with a crisp soda cracker or crusty piece of Cuban bread while no […]

October 3, 2008 × 16 comments

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Prosciutto Sandwich w/Basil Apple Fennel Slaw

Prosciutto Sandwich w/Basil Apple Fennel Slaw

Lately, illness I’m loving big, story delicious sandwiches full of meats, cheeses and “slaws”. I tried looking up the definition of a slaw, but all I got was “sliced cabbage”, […]

October 2, 2008 × 22 comments