Archive for April 2016
My partner and I are planning on self-catering an informal wedding reception for about 50 people at a nearby state park. It will be in the afternoon-evening, by a lake, and we want to make it feel like a picnic. We both love cooking, but this is our first time...Read more
I need advice on Mexican recipes, specifically, what's typically Mexican. Being in a school, I was told by our Mexican teachers, that burritos are Tex-Mex, not really Mexican fare. What else is 'American', and not really Mexican? And what are some good sources for finding some Mexican dishes?? I really want...Read more
I just made a LOT of chicken soup and a LOT of matzoh balls, mid-Passover. I'm not sure we'll finish them all. I would be happy to have the soup in the freezer, but what will happen if I include some matzoh balls with the soup? Read more
Grayelf ......... https://maryinvancity.com/2016/04/26/nuoc-cham-sauces-by-the-wooden-boat-review/ Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
Having about 12 people over memorial day weekend staying with us. I basically need 3 days of breakfasts, preferably that can be made the night before. I'm thinking stratas/casseroles/frittatas/etc? Basically wake up and put something in the oven and lay out some prepared fruit & juices. I'm...Read more
Epicurious - What's with the registration process?">Epicurious - What's with the registration process?
So now, for the first time, I get a message about registering. The page has 4 blank spaces and nothing to say what goes where. Has anyone successfully navigated beyond the privacy-sucking page of doom? Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
My question is what is the best chips you have ever eaten? I am looking for an inspiration or a recipe for a great homemade potato chip or tortilla chip. Possibly a dip to go along with it. If you guys know of a great store bought chip or...Read more
Any feedback on Frigidaire Professional FPGH3077RF?">Any feedback on Frigidaire Professional FPGH3077RF?
Hi, We're looking at gas ranges and like the look of this Frigidaire gas range. We don't need all of the power of the professional ranges, but generally like the minimalistic design, limited electrical components, and oven temp control knob. One review out there says that the flame options are...Read more
First BBQ Party - Need advice on the menu & making as much in advance as possible">First BBQ Party - Need advice on the menu & making as much in advance as possible
So we just got this wonderful big mountain home for family gatherings etc three weeks before Thanksgiving. Basically 10 houseguests over the holidays and long weekends it would seem, constantly. :) I do most of the planning/shopping/cooking. I don't mind it but need to find ways...Read more
What kind of ground meat do you use for bolognese sauce?">What kind of ground meat do you use for bolognese sauce?
I use a mixture of ground brisket, lamb and veal. I've heard of some using pork as well. I'm open to suggestions for the most flavorful combo of ground meat. Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more