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Crazy Granny's Veal Croquettes with Mushrooms (Verrückte Omas Merkwürdige Kalbfleisch-Frikadellen)

I had a bunch of ground veal left over from my last post, so I decided to make veal croquettes (my spin on Viennese Butterschnitzel… 321 more words


Mozzarella and garlic flatbreads

As promised, mozzarella and garlic flatbreads for any occasion and, indeed, any excuse. I defy any garlic-bread-lover not to adore these (adapted from Jamie Oliver’s jalapeno flatbread recipe in 30 minute meals). 215 more words


Ham and Peas and Potatoes

It’s amazing how the simple things add up to something delicious and wonderful. As much as we love foods from around the world, we often come back to the comfort foods of home. 802 more words

The jambalaya that started it all.

Cheap, stodgy and totally pseudo-spanish. This is the jambalaya that won my boyfriend’s stomach. After its invention, it was pretty much all we had for dinner for months. 381 more words


September is National Biscuit Month

September is

National Biscuit Month!

I don’t know about you, but as a Southerner, that’s pretty exciting to me.  It’s like it almost gives me a reason to eat biscuits every morning, or maybe all day!  188 more words

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Ham Steaks...quick and easy

Ah…fall.I know you can’t quite feel it or see it…YET….but fall is coming.  Leaves changing, pumpkins, cooler weather…I love fall.  Fall also makes me think of comfort food and what is more comforting than ham?   113 more words

Angel fish - astonishingly versatile

A couple of weeks ago, the new season of Master Chef SA started, and I was watching with half an eye, as I was preparing our supper – angel fish.   1,156 more words

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