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Tomato Soup’s Return Visit

I was recently asked what type of cook I am. Without missing a beat, I replied, “I am a rogue cook.” I believe in cooking with what’s on hand. Anyone who has dined at my house knows never to expect … Continue reading

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Herb Butter Roasted Chicken

A vendor was selling “$6.50 chickens”. I thought, damn not bad for a farmer grown free range chicken. Then came the beautiful blessed nightmare. The guy in front of me started freaking out. The lady gave him an amount I … Continue reading

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Caprese salad meets Salumi (cured meats)

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I came across this great post on how to put a twist on the classic caperse salad. My first thought was were is the meat?  Then I thought  what if  caprese salad and…

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Asparagus Gremolata (asparagus with herbs)

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I thought I would fancy up the title, as asparagus and herbs sounds bland. There is NOTHING bland about this dish. It deserves the “fancy” name gremolata, but don’t fear. Gremolata is…

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Cilantro & Lime Marinade

Making the Cilantro & Lime Corn Salad for S’s BBQ, I thought wow these same ingredients would do great on chicken. So, I whipped up a quick marinade and let my chicken sit overnight in the fridge. chicken legs 3 limes … Continue reading

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