Sunday, June 17, 2012
$16.99 steak salad at home
Use Nik and Erik method of steak prep. Let rest. Sauté sweet peppers and garlic in olive oil. Deglaze with apple juice.
Spring mix salad topped with a handful of blueberries, the rest of the peas, mizithra cheese shreds, and top with sliced steak. Pour sweet peppers and garlic over the plate.
Friday, April 13, 2012
So we are looking into Green Pepper Jelly Recipes and will make them tomorrow.
But tonight, from the basket, I'm making what I shall always refer to as the 54 special.
Roasted Garlic Lemon Chicken legs
Roasted Red Potatoes with parsley, carrots, and onions
Spicy Spinach saute with red pepper flakes and grape tomatoes.
Saturday, June 4, 2011
P's Summer Breakfast
Dad's Crepes (aka the Joy of Cooking Recipe).
Need not say more, except that the proper seasoning of the crepe pan is essential. While the crepes are resting in the Pyrex in the fridge make fruit salad. These will be filled with
1. Grandma's Apricot Jam topped with powdered sugar.
2. Yogurt and Famdamily Fruit Salad.
Famdamily Fruit Salad
Orange Juice and tsp sugar cover 1 c. strawberries, toss with 1 c. blackberries and 1 c. mango. Toss a small handful of sliced almonds for crunch.
Orange Juice and Chilled Sparkling Cider
Monday, March 28, 2011
Sunday, February 13, 2011
Superbowl of Shrimp Scampi Sunday
Lots of schwrimps defrost in sink and then out on a plate for two episodes of house.
Butter, garlic, thyme, lemon zest, lemon juice saute. Dry the shrimp with a towel and then flip from plate to pan 2 min, flip 2 min other side.
Add cooked linguine to pan, toss and serve.
Pasta Bolognese Wednesday
onion, celery, carrot, garlic saute in butter. Brown meat (beef, veal, pork, I used beef). Add one can of tom paste, thyme, and some milk. Let it simmer for two episodes of house. Freeze way more than half, put a quarter of it in the fridge, and toss a quarter with al dente spaghetti. (1/4 package for one). Parmesan cheese, salt, and pepper.
Tuna Casserole Friday (When cooking for one always half the recipe!)
onion and garlic saute. Add whatever vegetables are in the freezer. (I know). Carrots, broccoli, and cauliflower to the saute pan. Add 1/4 cup of flour to the vegetables and then whisk in 1 and 1/4 cup milk. When bubbly, remove from heat and add 1/2 cup (or a cup) of shredded Gruyere cheese. Add 1 can tuna, salt, and pepper. Toss and put into a buttered casserole. Top with bread crumbs and dot with butter. Bake 375 for 20 minutes.
Left over Saturday
Coffee all day.
Baked potato and a diet coke for dinner. (I know).
Sunday, October 24, 2010
1 lb ground turkey (not breast--just ground).
2 tablespoons fennel, toasted, slightly crushed.
1 tsp smoked paprika
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cayenne
1 tsp dried oregano, crushed
1 tsp sugar
Mix ingredients together and let sit for one hour for the seasoning to soak into the turkey. Shape into patties (or into link-shaped dudes if you have hot dog buns.)
Heat a nonstick pan over medium high. Melt 2 Tablespoons of butter. Add 1 tbsp of olive oil. Fry for 3-4 minutes on each side.
Serve with sauteed anaheim peppers (2), red bell (1) and onion (1).
Done and done.
Friday, October 15, 2010
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