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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.

Yakisoba

Print Recipe Yakisoba I hesitated about posting this as a recipe exactly because it’s made thousands of ways and you can add whatever sounds good. So think of this as a stock recipe that can be modified however you like it. Ingredients2 cup cabbage cut […]

Tater Tot Casserole

  Print Recipe Tater Tot Casserole Another classic midwestern casserole from my Childhood; better and healthier (sort of ) than the average tater tot hot dish. Author: Dave Ingredients2 can Frenched Green Beans1 can Cream of Mushroom Soup1 small pnion diced1 lb Ground BeefSaltBlack Peppertater […]

Stuffed Peppers

Print Recipe Stuffed Peppers Mom’s Stuffed peppers. Author: Dave Ingredients15 oz Tomato Sauce1 tsp sugar1 tsp dried basil1 tsp salt2 cup cooked rice3 green peppers large1 onion small, diced3/4 lb Ground Beef1/2 cup grated cheddar InstructionsHalf and clean the peppers and cook in microwave for […]

Sate Ayam

Print Recipe Sate Ayam Author: Dave Ingredients500 g boneless chicken breast cubed or pounded and sliced24 Skewers soaked for several hours2 tsp Tamarind Pulp2 Tbsp hot water3 cloves garlic peeled4 shallots peeled1 tsp coriander seeds1/4 tsp cumin seeds1/2 tsp salt1 1/2 Tbsp Oil InstructionsMarinadeSoak the […]

Sambal Kacang (Indonesian Dish)

Print Recipe Sambal Kacang This is one of my favorite vegetarian dishes. Mom said that her father used to bring lots of dried beans home that he used as samples for his business. Her nanny would soak the beans for a long time and then […]

Salerno-Style Spaghetti

Print Recipe Salerno-Style Spaghetti Author: Dave Ingredients2 slices bread torn into quarters10 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil4 clove garlic minced1/2 tsp red pepper flakes2 Tbsp Kosher Salt1 pinch Black Pepper1 lb spaghetti1 oz parmesian grated plus extra for serving1 cup parsley fresh, minced4 eggs InstructionsAdjust […]

Red Curry with Chicken & Bamboo Shoots

Print Recipe Red Curry with Chicken & Bamboo Shoots AKA: Gaeng Phed Kai Sai Nawmai. This is an excellent Thai red curry that I had at my buddy Chris’s. It’s an excellent red curry so I told him he needed to give me the recipe. […]

Perfect Roast Chicken

Print Recipe Perfect Roast Chicken Perfectly roasting a chicken, crispy golden crust… tender and moist in all parts of the bird (including the breast, which is notoriously difficult to keep moist) isn’t actually at all difficult when adhering to a few simple steps. I picked […]