Tag Archives: vegetable

Romanesco and Sweet Potato Au Gratin

Caroline my neighbor invited a number of us over for a potluck, late lunch yesterday.  Great idea and we hope to keep it going.  Because most of the guests were vegetarian or as good as (not me), I wanted to … Continue reading

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Regime

After several weeks of rampant excess, I suggested to my co-revellers that because we were going to have petit sale, a porky lentil dish, for lunch tomorrow that we should have a light dinner with refreshing glasses of water as … Continue reading

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Beef Vegetable Soup

Sooo.  Yesterday I made a pot au feu broth to use for my fabulous pancake topped with sauteed foie gras and whatever else.  Today I made whatever else in the form of a beef vegetable soup using the broth and reserved … Continue reading

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Fried Green Tomatoes with Salsa for Babies

American people from the South, especially the Deep South, are lucky.  They know how to cook, their cuisine is varied and they eat vegetables.  Yes it’s true, a lot of their food is fried and they are plagued with diabetes … Continue reading

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Creole Seasoned Baked Chicken with Vegetable Gratin

Jade is off to the convent on Friday to prepare for her confirmation, so she won’t be coming to Germany this weekend.  She wasn’t very excited about it but I was; I’ve never been inside of a “nunnery.”  I was … 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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The Color Purple

Just about everyone seems to be roasting cauliflower and I thought it was about time I jumped on the bandwagon.  I don’t know why I haven’t done this before, it is sooo good! Gratuitous picture of my darling, handsome husband with … Continue reading

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