Archive for May 2018
Planning a Finland Meal">Planning a Finland Meal
Back during the winter Olympics my first grader was randomly placed on Team Finland for her school's Olympics. Ever since she has been asking for a meal "like they would eat in Finland" I have no idea what a Finnish family would eat for a nice home cooked...Read more
St Michael's Day Goose">St Michael's Day Goose
I'm looking forward to my confirmation, which will take place on the observation of St Michael and All Angels (30 Sept this year). Once upon a time, roast goose was the traditional feast on St Michael's. I'm of three minds on this: (1) cook it myself and serve at room...Read more
Tiny nubbin sprouts on potatos">Tiny nubbin sprouts on potatos
The type of baby just forming microscopic sprout. Like the size of an "o". I just scrape them off with my fingernail and eat the potato. Is this dangerous? Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
Any recipe ideas for this cheese dip?">Any recipe ideas for this cheese dip?
I have this boring old cheese dip from my high school and I want to make something from it. Any ideas as to what I should make with it? (The dip is called "Land Lakes Ultimate Cheddar Cheese Dip") (I would put in a photo but my phone won't let...Read more
What to do with stewing beef in the hot weather">What to do with stewing beef in the hot weather
Chili. Use a crockpot. Or grind it for burgers. Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
Shortbread pans?">Shortbread pans?
First off, I want to say thank you to everyone who takes the time to respond to posts -- I never have anything to contribute, so please know how much I appreciate you. I am NOT a baker. But recently I saw some shortbread pans and they're so pretty, I'm considering...Read more
Whipped Ganache or Mousseline Crème Pâtissière?">Whipped Ganache or Mousseline Crème Pâtissière?
I have possibly bitten off more than I can chew here .... I am baking a number cake - but want to use cake rather than the biscuit. To pipe to dollops of icing - which is better and will hold its shape better - whipped ganache or mousseline crème pâtissière?...Read more
Bittman's quiche cooking time & temp?">Bittman's quiche cooking time & temp?
first off to many eggs you want 2 eggs per 8 oz of milk/cream, cook the whole time at 350 Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
Favorite uses for Superfood Power Greens Mix - not salad, or juice">Favorite uses for Superfood Power Greens Mix - not salad, or juice
The best greens mix (chard, kale, & spinach) IMHO. I've got salad recipes galore already. Please share your favorite, healthy, low carb preparations. Thanks. Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more
pate di carciofi">pate di carciofi
Where is the pate di carciofi????? Reading More May Cause Envy...Read more