Monthly Archives: November 2012

Roasted Rosemary Chicken and Corn on the Cob

It will come as no surprise to you that I’m in both refrigerator and freezer trouble again, only that it’s worse because you will recall that in Sens I had two refrigerators and here I have one apartment size refrigerator.  In … Continue reading

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Tajine Braised Smoked Pork Ribs

Since I retrieved it from Sens, I seem to be using my Emile Henry tajine a lot.  Emile Henry is not paying me, but he should be 🙂  Maybe I’m using it a lot because it’s great for cold weather foods, has … Continue reading

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Stuffed Sicilian Aubergine

I saw a large, round aubergine at Bohm’s last week and just had to have it.  I’ve seen the miniature purple and white ones before, but this was the first time I’d seen the large variety.  My fruit and vegetable … Continue reading

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Glazed Smoked Pork Chops

Last Saturday we went to a culinary fair here in Stuttgart.  The entrance fee was 10 euros, which covered the cost of wine and food tasting.  I took lots of pictures before discovering there was no card in the camera. … Continue reading

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Alsace: Hotel Les Pins

In April of this year, I took the Zen train from Bourgogne to Alsace in order to enroll Jade in boarding school.  We stayed for several days at the Hotel Les Pins in Haguenau, France and were impressed with both … Continue reading

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Puten-Schnitzel with Roasted Kohlrabi and Peppers

I love going to the supermarket and trying to guess what’s in the packages.  There’s usually a pictorial hint like the one on this package.  Yellow chicken on the left which meant, according to the picture and meat in the package, abnormally large … 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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