Tag Archives: beef

Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja (Cuban Beef Stew)

  I was planning to post a Wordless Wednesday picture of yesterday’s lunch that I carried to the office. Writing a blog a day for someone who works full-time requires a lot more pre-planning and putting together a collection of … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: My Go-To Beef Daube

I didn’t want to let another week go by without making a recipe from Around My French Table. This month’s recipes so far have not been easy to adapt to a diet without  grains and legumes, and eating dairy only every other … Continue reading

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Cheese Stuffed “Black” and Blue Burgers

For a while, I worked a second job on the weekends at a gourmet grocery/butcher/wine shop/cheese store/deli/coffee bar/caterers (A little something for everyone who could shell out the clams 😉 ). Originally my job was to assist in managing catering jobs … Continue reading

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Dinner Diary: The morning after the day before

[This is a long post, but when you get close to the end, there is a new sangria recipe…] I should have taken a picture of the hosts’ kitchen last night around 11PM. It’s always like this after a big … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: Cafe Salle Pleyel Hamburger

A moment of personal privilege, y’all. When September rolls around and my weekends are free for cooking I am going to be one very happy French Friday Dorista. Photographing a naked hamburger in a dark kitchen on a weeknight with … Continue reading

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Sloppy Spicy Naked Joes

I fully expect my WordPress spam filter to be working overtime on all the xxx spam this title generates.  It’s the answer to the question, “How do low carbers eat a sandwich?”  Answer: they eat it naked. In this case, the … Continue reading

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