Author: Dave

Tony’s Lasagna

This is a hybrid of Tony’s lasagna and a couple other recipes I looked at. It’s basically a mix of Tony’s plan and build technique but with a more involved freshly made sauce and filling mixture.

Dutch Baby Pancake

Dutch Baby Pancake

So the puffy pancake known as a Dutch baby is a favorite of mine. I’m pleased to offer a revised, repaired and re-imagined recipe. Thank you for your support and patience.

Norseman Gin Ricky

 

Norseman Gin Ricky

Very bright and refreshing version of a Gin Ricky that Marina had at Eat Street Social
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time1 min
Total Time6 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 Drink
Author: Dave

Ingredients

  • 55 ml Norseman Gin
  • 25 ml Lime Juice
  • 2.5 ml Pink Salt Solution 3 parts water to 1 part pink salt-> Make like Simple Syrup
  • 3 ml Champagne Vinegar
  • 40 ml Seltzer

Instructions

  • Mix all ingredients except seltzer.
    Pour over ice.
    Top with seltzer

Kettle Corn

  Print Recipe Kettle Corn Prep Time2 minsCook Time5 minsTotal Time9 mins Cuisine: American Servings: 2 People Author: Dave Ingredients1/3 Cup Popcorn Kernels Mushroom kernels work best2 Tbsp oil I use peanut or canola but any neutral oil works1 tsp Demerara Sugar1 tsp White Sugar1/4 […]

Popcorn

Print Recipe Popcorn on the Stovetop Prep Time2 minsCook Time5 minsTotal Time9 mins Cuisine: American Servings: 2 People Author: Dave Ingredients1/3 Cup Popcorn Any type of kernels1 Tbsp Oil High smoke point prefferedTo Taste Popcorn Salt Popcorn salt has smaller grains, but any salt will […]

Dumpling Dipping Sauce

Dumpling Dipping Sauce (Jiaozi Jiang)

Taiwanese dumpling dipping sauce from "The food of Taiwan" page 56.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Cuisine: Taiwanese
Servings: 1 Cup
Author: Dave

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp Light Soy Sauce
  • 2 Tbsp Rice Vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp Sesame Oil
  • 1 tsp Fresh Ginger julienned (preferably young ginger)

Instructions

  • Combine the soy sauce, vinegar, and oil in a sauce dish and scatter the ginger on top.

Ultimate Hummus

Print Recipe Ultimate Hummus Despite the arrogance of the name, it is a damn fine recipe. I double this typically, which works well. Ingredients1/2 cup dried chickpeas picked through and rinsed1/8 tsp baking soda1 qt. water3 Tbsp lime juice6 Tbsp tahini stirred well2 Tbsp extra […]

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Print Recipe Tomatillo Salsa Verde Great fresh salsa. Author: Dave Ingredients1 Tbsp lime juice2 jalapeno or serranos halved, seeded, and minced1/2 cup cilantro minced1/2 cup white onion diced1 lb tomatillos dicedsalt1/4 tsp sugar InstructionsRemove papery husks from tomatillos and rinse well. Cut tomatillos in half […]

Tater Tot Casserole

 

Tater Tot Casserole

Another classic midwestern casserole from my Childhood; better and healthier (sort of ) than the average tater tot hot dish.
Author: Dave

Ingredients

  • 2 can Frenched Green Beans
  • 1 can Cream of Mushroom Soup
  • 1 small pnion diced
  • 1 lb Ground Beef
  • Salt
  • Black Pepper
  • tater tots

Instructions

  • Saute onions and ground beef, seasoning to taste.
  • Combine all ingredient except tater tots in a greased baking dish.
  • Cover mixture with tater tots.
  • Pre-Heat oven to 350*.
  • Place cover over pan and bake at 350 for 30 min.
  • Uncover and bake another 30 min to crisp tater tots.

Notes

Sweet Soy Dip

Print Recipe Sweet Soy Dip Accompaniment to Sate Ayam Author: Dave Ingredients2 tsp oil1/3 cup kecap manis sweet Indonesian soy sauce1 red finger-length chilies thinly sliced1 tsp lime juice InstructionsCombine ingredients in a bowl. Enjoy with Sate!