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Wrappin' it all up

In August of 2010, the Daring Cooks took on a pierogi challenge.  I was not part of the Daring Kitchen back then but I have always wanted to make pierogi and this month was my chance. But Wait, There's More...

Panna cotta with mastic and rosewater

I love making yogurt at home. Once you try your hand at making it, you find out how easy the process is . More importantly,  making your own homemade yogurt is a great way to have a treat that is free of preservatives, chemicals and artificial f...
by Chef in disguise on Jul 14, 2013

Facile Friday - Miracles are like meatballs...

“Miracles are like meatballs, because nobody can exactly agree on what they are made of, where they come from, or how often they should appear.” ― Lemony Snicket, The Carnivorous Carnival But Wait, There's More...

Wrappin' it up!

When I was young I use to take a slice of bread and smash it really flat then wrap other foods up in it.  As I got older I discovered things like pigs in a blanket, pop tarts, pot pies, corn dogs, calzones and many more wonderful food that were all...

Suave and De-boned

This has been one of my favorite Gary Larson (The Far Side) cartoons forever and now I have learned to create my own boneless chicken friends and I can't express my joy at this fact. But Wait, There's More...

Age is not important.....Unless you're cheese

“A dinner without cheese is like a beautiful woman with only one eye.” ― Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, french politician and lawyer But Wait, There's More...

Till We Meat Again!

Hanging from the beams of my basement, there is something that the dog has contemplated for weeks now. But Wait, There's More...

Pat Hay Chin Wa or something like that.

Although French is not my native tongue, I understood all I needed to when the instructions said meat and potatoes! But Wait, There's More...

Brine, Brine everywhere and not a drop to drink!

I took on this month's Daring Kitchen challenge and decided to use it to do something that I have always wanted to try....brining for an unusually long time. But Wait, There's More...

Facile Friday - All in!

This Daring Cooks challenge made quite a splash in my house.  Paella was the dish and it is truly an "everybody in the pool!" kind of adventure. But Wait, There's More...

Extra, Extra Read all about it!

You may have heard the saying, "the right tool for the right job" and in this case it is paper. But Wait, There's More...

I think I can, I think I can, I think I cannelloni

A neatly wrapped little package of deliciousness was what I had in store. But Wait, There's More...

Boeuf!

Julia Child made it a household dish, within the reach of even the most modest home cook and now it has come to my house to stay! But Wait, There's More...

1+1+1 = ?

Never in a million years would I have thought that I would be making what I made for this challenge. But Wait, There's More...

Brazenly Delicious!

Any time you can use champagne to cook, it has to be a good thing. But Wait, There's More...

Patty Cake, Patty Cake

Bakers.... Man I had a good time with this challenge! But Wait, There's More...


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