Tag Archives: Brie

Attitude Readjustment

Having lost our joy because we realized that we are probably not going to France this autumn because 1) we might be barred from France, because we’d be coming from a country with the most lackadaisical, irresponsible and dangerous response … Continue reading

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The Spice of Life

As an adult, I’ve always looked for variety in the food I eat; bored by the “Wednesday meatloaf” of childhood, I first found interest and inspiration in the ethnic foods of the U.S.   Travel broadened my food horizons in both … Continue reading

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Spinach, Bacon, Mushroom and Brie Omelette.

I know that I made a salad yesterday https://cookinginsens.wordpress.com/2013/01/22/spinach-bacon-egg-and-mushroom-salad/ with almost the same ingredients, but I have a lot of spinach, mushrooms and, honestly, a lot of vegetables that I bought greedily at the farmers’ market on Saturday. Mad Dog at http://maddogtvdinners.wordpress.com/ inadvertently gave … Continue reading

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French Tartines

French tartines are basically bread, often toasted, with either sweet or salty toppings.  The one that I made tonight for Jade’s light supper consisted of goat cheese mixed with pesto, bacon and brie on sliced peasant bread, toasted in the … Continue reading

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Mini Brie Cheese en Croute with Cherry Sauce

I was reading Kay’s blog about having appetizers and cocktails on the beach. http://myhomecookedmeals.blogspot.com/  She does a superb clam dip.  If you are thinking of your mother’s clam dip, stop right there.   Kay’s clam dip is a garlicky, bacony, smoked … Continue reading

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