Hangover Soup

on November 24, 2017

So I’ve scoured the archives and can’t find my recipe for Hangover Soup–that means it’s time to make it up all over again since I never wrote it down anywhere. Oops! Hangover Soup is my cure-all for overindulgence of every sort. It is perfect when you’ve had a glass of seasonal merriment too many, but…

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Let’s talk turkey

on November 29, 2016

Okay, I know Thanksgiving has past, but there’s no law that says we can’t eat turkey on other days, right? And I cooked such a stupendously good bird this year, there’s no way I can keep it to myself. For the last several years, I’ve brined my turkeys in a variation of the usual salt/sugar/water/spices…

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Something yummy

on February 11, 2016

I hope the weather is splendid where you are–we’ve got a low of twelve Fahrenheit in the forecast this weekend, and that calls for perfect roast chicken. I didn’t think there was such a thing. Roast chicken is roast chicken, right? I’ve tried loads of different methods. I’ve trussed and left unbound; I’ve shoved a…

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In which we need scones

on March 31, 2015

Which of course leads to the question, do we really NEED scones? Of course we do. This one has been trotted out before, but it’s been ages and they are too good to be left sulking in the archive. It may still be soup weather, but I promise these scones would go equally well with…

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