Tag Archives: potatoes

Sunday Suppers: Breakfast for Dinner

There’s just something about eating eggs for dinner. So our latest Sunday Supper is all about breakfast. Puffy Omelette Venison or Pastrami Hash Cheddar Drop Biscuits And we say Bloody Marys aren’t just for brunch: Neither are mimosas!

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Warm Potato Salad

You can make these as spicy or creamy as you want. More peppers! More cheese! Use the good olives. Warm Potato Salad 28 ounces new potatoes (or those small multi-colored ones) 4 ounces feta 4-6 serrano or cayenne peppers, cut … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers

We don’t often talk about our meals here at the Rufus Guide. Yes, we talk all the time about food and on special occasions we might mention what we ate as a first course and for dessert. But we normally … Continue reading

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Grilled Truffled Fingerling Potatoes

By Katherine I would say these are too simple to post, but grilling potatoes can be tricky. OK, here’s the trick — parboiling. So that’s not tricky at all. Parboiling keeps the potatoes crisp, lets them pick up some grillin’ … Continue reading

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Potato Pizza, two ways (sweet and unsweet)

By Katherine Greg is a meat lover through and through. But when it comes to pizza, he much prefers roasted tomato or garlic; caramelized onions and mushrooms to sausage and pepperoni. These pizzas are hearty without being heavy. Each recipe … Continue reading

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Potato Puffs

These beauties are adapted from a recipe in a book we’ve had so long the spine is loose. It’s called Potatoes & Rice. What can I say, we like our carbs. We couldn’t find the title on Amazon, probably out … Continue reading

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Twice-baked Potatoes with White Cheddar and Mushrooms

We’ve had a really mild winter, which is pretty normal in these parts. But on a recent weekend when the temperature dropped into the 30s we were craving some comfort food and something hot out of the oven. Twice-baked potatoes … Continue reading

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Deconstructed Potato Salad

We miss a lot of trends here at the Rufus Guide. You won’t see a single recipe for macarons. (Although we dig macaroons and Katherine managed to set the oven on fire once making those.) We only have one recipe … Continue reading

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A smoked salmon extravaganza

Unless salmon is on sale and the smoker is fired up, we seldom have smoked salmon in the house. But after seeing a few delectable recipes starring the smoked fish on other blogs, like this beautiful tart at Camerahols/Food, Photography … Continue reading

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Smashed red potatoes with sage brown butter

One simply can’t have steak without potatoes… Red smashed potatoes with sage brown butter 3 pounds red potatoes (unpeeled) 4 tbsp butter (chopped into small pieces) salt/pepper to taste 1/2 cup (or more) milk 4 sage leaves Cook potatoes in … Continue reading

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