Tag Archives: cheese

Cheesey Roasted Fingerling Potatoes

Before our kitchen remodeling started, the kitchen relocation project was well underway shepherded by the female half of this duo. The contents of that room have been spread to far-flung parts of the house. Champagne flutes? Katherine’s closet. Bundt pan? … Continue reading

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Homemade Ricotta

This is a very easy cheese to make and takes very little time. Below is a simple step by step. After crunching the cost of the ingredients and time versus buying already prepared the store bought came out $.75 cheaper. … 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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Hearts of Romaine with Blue Cheese and Bacon

This dish makes a nice side with steak or can be a meal in itself. If serving as a starter or side, one heart of romaine will serve two people. The dressing is tangy and a bit addictive. Splurge on … Continue reading

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Portabello “Pizzas”

This is a great lunch that comes together pretty quickly. And it’s a great excuse to drink red wine in the middle of the day. Portabello Pizzas 3-4 portabello mushrooms 3-4 oz goat cheese 1 tbsp fresh oregano, diced 1 … Continue reading

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Red Bell Pepper and Sausage Quiche

As the photo illustrates this is a layered quiche. It is also really tasty. Sausage and Red Bell Pepper Quiche 1 pie crust 2 mild sausages cut from their casings 1 large red bell pepper diced fine 1 anaheim pepper … Continue reading

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Bagels and Lox

By Katherine When Greg thinks of bagels and lox, he thinks of thinly sliced smoked salmon layered on a bagel slathered with cream cheese. Don’t get me wrong, that sounds amazing. But, me? I always think of pink cream cheese. … Continue reading

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Busted Oven Baked Pasta

By Katherine It had been awhile since I made a nice dinner for Greg, so I decided to splurge on some nice ricotta (Chicago John we will make our own soon) and use up some prosciutto. But first I needed … Continue reading

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Goat Cheese and Pesto Dipping Sauce

We love cream, but don’t often keep it in the house. So when we do, let’s just say we go a little crazy. This is a decadent dip that would also be greated stuffed in cherry tomatoes, spread on crusty … Continue reading

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Cheddar Potato Soup

Now that the temperature is down to a chill 80 degrees it is time to start making soup again. Or maybe it’s just that it is almost October and I want cream soups. The trick to this soup is really … Continue reading

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