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Potatoes (About)

By Cat, May 3, 2017 (Photo, right, from Wikimedia Commons) True potatoes (as opposed to sweet potatoes or yams, are members of the nightshade (Solanaceae) family, and come in many colors of peel, and some, like the purple potato may also have … Continue reading

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Roast Rack of Reindeer (Venison), Prime Rib, or Lamb (with Red Currant & Cranberry Sauce)

by Cat, Sept 2007 (photo, right, from Wikimedia Commons)  I make this for Christmas dinner on Christmas Day.  When reindeer or other venison is hard to come by, I use prime rib. For Christmas 2015, I’m using a leg of lamb … Continue reading

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How to Cook Beets

by Cat, Dec 2010 (photo from Wikimedia Commons)  Beets can be eaten raw (juiced, or finely shredded), and are especially good fermented (pickled beets).  But they can also be cooked. There are two good ways to cook beets: roasting or simmering; but … Continue reading

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Garlic & Scapes (About)

by Cat, July 2009 (Photo, right, from Wikimedia Commons (7)) See also: Garlic Cream Sauce (2 Versions) Other sites: 1. Not Without Salt on Garlic Scapes (2); 2.  A Garlic Festival without a Single Clove (3) I’ve always liked garlic, but when I started growing it … Continue reading

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Roasted Chicken Breasts/Thighs, with Herbs & Wine (or Baba Ghanoush)

by Cat, Oct 2007 (Photo, right, from Wikimedia Commons) Pan roasting was a new experience for me, but after trying this recipe from Cook’s Magazine, I’m hooked, and have used the same technique for other meats as well. It’s quick and easy, … Continue reading

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