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Pear Upside Down Cake

Here is the second pear recipe we made recently. This is a variation on pineapple upside cake, which has long historical roots. So does the cast iron skillet in which this cake is prepared. Here is one relevant online history: … Continue reading

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Glazed Meatloaf

Here is an improvement on the humble meatloaf. Not a fan? Well, we recommend you give this recipe a look. Julia Collin Davison of America’s Test Kitchen fame, shared this recipe recently on the Home & Family show on the … Continue reading

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The Best Swedish Meatballs

Classic Swedish meatballs include bread (often day-old) soaked in milk. This recipe appealed to us because the milk product (heavy cream) goes into the gravy, not the meatballs. And the gravy is the star of the show! No disrespect to … Continue reading

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World’s Best Lasagna

Christmas lasagna may be a new tradition here. As we pointed out in a recent post, we decided to pay homage to the traditional Italian menu featuring first a pasta course, then a meat course. However, our all-American guests decided … Continue reading

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Kedgeree

We got a family present of smoked trout for the holidays, and we wanted a new recipe to use this scrumptious ingredient. We found just what we were looking for from Inga Witscher on her PBS program “Around the Farm … Continue reading

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Vanilla Waffles

We enjoy waffles for a leisurely weekend breakfast. Leisurely is the key word. If you only have time for toaster “waffles” or are accustomed to the flavor of Bisquick, then this recipe is not for you. For the rest of … Continue reading

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Frikadeller and Cheesy Dill Sauce

This is a good variation on the “hamburgers on the grill” meal. We made these for guests we had last month, and the reviews were so positive, we plan to make these “burgers” part of our regular grilling repertoire. The … Continue reading

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Deviled Crab Dip

We had a party this month, and we decided to go with a “Low Country” theme. The dishes were supposed to represent cuisine from the eastern parts of the Carolinas and Georgia near the Atlantic coast. In case we have … Continue reading

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Coconut Cake

We saw this recipe in a local newspaper and decided to make this our Easter dessert. The recipe is attributed to Kim Ode at the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Here is the link. We thought the cake was delicious, and everyone … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pie

Sorry, no Thanksgiving menu this year. One of us had to work, so we decided to have a rerun from our menu last year. Please see the November 2012 blog entries in that regard. What we did want to include … Continue reading

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