Tag Archives: Trader Joe’s

What the Hell is Charcuterie?

During these hot summer months Charcuterie will be in heavy rotation. I first learned of it over a decade ago when I met my spouse. I recall our first encounter. I asked him “What did you eat today?” (I never ask … Continue reading

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Miso Soup Return Visit

We usually steam or pan fry Trader Joe’s pot stickers. However, flipping over the bag the phrase “add to soup” caught my eye. That phrase set off my culinary imagination. Bon Appétit. 1 carton of Trader Joe’s miso broth 12 … Continue reading

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Miso Soup

If you haven’t checked out the blog Becoming Betty, please do (especially if you love Trader Joe’s). Brenda reviews everything Trader Joes. Reading her miso broth review, I had to try it as it sounded perfect on these cold spring … Continue reading

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Green Beans Meet Homemade Take Out

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
? Looking at the beans in my garden, I was reminded again that another summer is passing me by and I have not learned canning. I dream of these fresh beans. They…

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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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