Category Archives: Recipes

Thai Curried Shrimp

A quick and lite shrimp dish.  Shrimp, coconut milk, red curry paste and fresh basil — what’s not to like.

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Soba Noodle Salad

Soba Noodle Salad

I purchased an order of Soba noodles from Amazon, so I’ll be trying to come up with a variety of noodle recipes.  The first one is a simple Soba Noodle Salad with a Fried Egg.  It uses the sauce from … Continue reading

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Chicken Andouille Jambalaya

I picked up a new cookbook from Amazon this week and tried a chicken and sausage jambalaya from it.  The cookbook is Cooking Up a Storm: Recipes Lost and Found from The Times-Picayune of New Orleans. The first recipe I tried … Continue reading

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Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

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Another recipe that I’ve made a few times this winter.  It’s a great, rich dish with a bit of a kick.  Using smoked sausage instead of Andouille would make it less spicy.  Don’t use Italian sausage.  I made that mistake … Continue reading

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Beef Madras

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A rainy Sunday seemed like a good time to post some missing recipes. Beef Madras, I picked up a pack of the Madras sauce from Amazon to have something less spicy then beef curry.  A simple, fast dish using a … Continue reading

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Beef Stroganov

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First new meal in, well, way too long.  This one is from a clipping I’ve had for over 10 years….. Beef Stroganov is a classic meal I don’t think I’ve ever made, but I do remember having it growing up … Continue reading

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