Category Archives: Beef

Red Wine Marinade

This is my go to marinade for steaks. It can be reduced for a sauce if desired or discarded after the meat is grilled. This is enough to season two 1 1/2″ thick steaks. Red Wine Marinade 1 cup good … Continue reading

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Braised Beef with Anchovy Sauce

This is a great way to cook a tough beef roast. The flavors of the sausage and anchovy create an excellent sauce. Braised Beef Roast 2-3 lb beef roast fat trimmed and tied together 6 anchovies washed 2 Italian sausage … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Ole!

Monday is our favorite food holiday. Well, behind Thanksgiving and Saint Patty’s Day that is. It’s a great excuse to kick back with a margarita and fire up the grill. Get started the day before by soaking the beans and … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Steakhouse Favorites

Have you been to your favorite steakhouse lately? Bet your wallet is still smarting! Here’s a way to splurge, and we do mean splurge, at home. Hearts of Romaine with Blue Cheese and Bacon Peppercorn-Crusted Steaks with Onion Rings Mashed … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: A Valentine’s Day to Remember

This meal should make him and her very happy. The appetizer and main course are on the heavier side, but the dessert is lighter. Don’t forget the bubbly. Smoked Salmon Roulade Peppercorn-Crusted Steaks Twice-Cooked Potatoes Balsamic Chocolate-Covered Strawberries Chocolate Champagne … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Beef

This is a great way to turn a cheap beef roast into a tender juicy diner. This does take a while to cook, but it is a slow cook so you can find other things to do in the meantime. … Continue reading

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Somewhat Baltic-Style Cabbage Rolls

Here is the recipe for the filling and sauce as promised. The filling is a variation of the Baltic style of cabbage roll. The sauce is a mix of more Russian styles. The final product is very tasty. Go here … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Eat Your Broccoli

We love broccoli, but smother it with cheese and wrap it in meat and we love it even more! Here’s a round of comfort food to beat the winter blues. Stuffed Turkey Meatloaf Hasselback Potatoes Apple Barley Pudding

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A Real Bourbon Burger

So I happened to see a commercial for some fast food chain making a bourbon burger. Naturally I was intrigued. After some digging on the Web I found a few recipes all calling for a few drops of bourbon added … Continue reading

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Beef and Green Beans are a Winning Combo

This is a quick weekday meal that is not too spicy and easy to make. Of course plenty of spice can be added by increasing the amount of julienned jalapenos there are. Serve it with rice noodles or regular rice. … Continue reading

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