Category Archives: Cook Ahead Ingredients

Chunky Mini-Potato Salad

Potato Salad is a favorite as old as time and every cook who’s ever taken it for a Company or Family get-together has a special trick to make hers/his the absolute best ever. Here’s ours. It is an award winner! … Continue reading

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Quinoa & Brown Rice Salad

This recipe started out as a simple side dish salad (because it has a fantastic mix of salad veggies and ingredients in it) intended to be the “starch” part of a meal but also meant to fulfill that “salad” role. It has … Continue reading

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Tomato Crepes (Crepes di-pomodoro)

 The way we usually serve these Tomato Crepes (Crepes di pomodoro) is in Sausage Cheese Sauce with Vegetable Medley (Salsa di formaggio salsiccia con medley di verdure). It combines Italy’s wonderful flavors with French style and technique, a fusion of the best of each, for a  unique dinner … Continue reading

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Saumon sauté à la crème ( Salmon Newburg)

This version of Newburg is perfect for brunch and is a versatile”go to” recipe you’ll make for many occasions. The recipe, as written, is an entrée for 4 ( 323 Calories per serving). With a fresh fruit plate, especially one that … Continue reading

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Toasted Cinnamon Oatmeal

Oatmeal Worth The Trouble                  4 to 6 Servings This recipe is a variation on one our most cherished childhood breakfast delights. Made with old fashioned rolled oats toasted with chopped nuts, then steamed with … Continue reading

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Curried Pumpkin Soup

Fall’s #2 Most Prolific Offering~ Pumpkin~Not Just Pies ~ #1 is Falling Leaves Warm the cockles of their hearts with Curried Pumpkin Soup Some like it hot and some like it not, so adjust the spices in this recipe to suit … Continue reading

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‘Anything with Beans’ Burrito

This is a quick lunch that fills the empty spaces with a satisfying heartiness to keep thoughts on what needs to be done during the second half of the day.  It is a great way to use those leftover baked beans from … Continue reading

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White Bean & Avocado Stack-ups

So good you’ll wonder why you didn’t go Vegan before!  All these fresh ingredients and yummy wholesome bread, so full of flavor and texture will make you want to think of other meat-free ways to go.  Ingredients       … Continue reading

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Roast Beef – Cheddar and Caramelized Onion Roll-ups

Known in our family as possibly the world’s most fantastic lunch,these sandwiches can make a showy appearance from fridge to table in less than 20 minutes.  The key is having the ingredients ready-to-roll in advance.  It’s the caramelized onions that … Continue reading

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Teriyaki Chicken Vegetables and Dumplings

Teriyaki Chicken Vegetables and Dumplings Teriyaki Sauce 1/4 cup soy sauce 1 cup water 1/2 tsp sesame oil 1 tsp. fresh grated  ginger 1 large clove garlic, peeled , smashed and diced 5 tablespoons packed brown sugar 1 -2 tablespoon … Continue reading

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