Tag Archives: beef

Pappardelle with Beef Fillet

My Saveurs and Jamie Oliver magazines are mailed to France and I miss them when I’m in Stuttgart.  In addition, I don’t read or speak German, so the bookstores that I love are off limits when I’m there.  If it … Continue reading

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Jade Does Salad

It’s Mother’s Day and I am always allowed to do what I want on this day.  Yes, I could go to a restaurant but because most things are closed in Stuttgart on Sundays, I preferred to cook and Jade volunteered to do … Continue reading

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Monkey 47, etc.

This weekend was the beginning of the Stuttgart Spring Fest, like the Oktoberfest but only in the Spring; rides, food, dancing and singing. We wanted to go on Saturday but it rained all day, so instead we spent our Saturday picking up … Continue reading

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Crusty Roasted Bavarian Flanken Ribs

Last week I ordered some beef flanken ribs from the butcher in our small village of Waiblingen.  I had printed off pictures of the cut, both raw and grilling on a barbecue.  Flanken is a German word and the young … Continue reading

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Spicy Aubergine with Beef and Sprout Stir Fry

Jade and I were both craving Asian food.  I was wishing for spicy Asian aubergine like we had at the REAL Chinese restaurant downtown http://cookinginsens.wordpress.com/2012/10/01/chinese-sunday/. And Jade craved the crunch of fresh bean sprouts in a beef stir fry.  These … Continue reading

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Meat Loaf

I was tempted to fancy up the title of this post with an “a la” or something chic and French, in almost an apology for making meat loaf, coming very close to being mind snatched by popular opinion.  My meat … Continue reading

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Rindersuppenfleisch

We went to a Turkish restaurant on Saturday night.  It’s right across from the apartment, so we went over to check it out.  Although the food seemed to be toned down for Germans, it was okay and the waiter was … Continue reading

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La Boucherie, 90 Locations Worldwide

This is my last post until I get settled in Germany.  Friday, we will be taking an enormous rental car to Strasbourg, grab Jade and continue on to Stuttgart. Wandering around today trying to avoid filling up suitcases, my husband … Continue reading

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Tournedos with Roquefort Sauce

Before I get to the tournedos, I know Roger will want to know what I did for Easter :)  Well, I had a few friends over for a rolled and stuffed lamb roast and to assist me in breaking my … Continue reading

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Irish Beef Stew with Colcannon

Other than Christmas, I haven’t really been blogging the holidays.  I guess I just couldn’t be bothered :)  But today, because this is my husband’s favorite holiday (He’s Irish American on both sides and owns an Irish passport) and he’s … Continue reading

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