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    I came home to the aromas of this delicious meatloaf filling the air. DH spotted the recipe and made it for dinner. He substituted shallots for the leek and although he scaled back the oregano & thyme, we will scale back further next time. The glaze is amazing! I would suggest using the chili sauce. Prep & cooking time does not include 15 minute. resting time before slicing. Use the tip of a sharp knife to start your slicing. From: JeanMarie Brownson, Dinner at Home, Chicago Tribune Good Eating, April 2, 2014 Her words: Dried porcini mushrooms soaked in red wine add a rich flavor to the meatloaf. Smoky bacon and tender leeks add texture. I owe thanks to Prudhomme for encouraging me to saute the vegetables before adding them to the meat mixture. This sweetens and intensifies the celery and leek. Work the seasonings gently into the meat; resist the urge to overmix or knead the meat. The loaves can be baked in a pan to capture all of the juices. Or, shape on a lined baking sheet to generate more crust. Whichever pan you cook in, be sure to let the loaf rest at least 10 minutes before slicing; this allows the juices to settle." Enjoy!

    Recipe #515269

    "INDIAN CUSINE is traditionally vegetarian, and you don't miss the meat because the spices are so rich" notes Chef Meeru Dhalwala. MY NOTES: Cook time does not include time for precooking chickpeas (I used canned) or cooking basmati rice. Although this recipe calls for 1 teaspoon cayenne, I found it to be moderately spicy, adjust to your liking. The brown sugar, butternut squash and yogurt tempers the heat. The brown sugar does not make this overly sweet, IMO. I searched high & low for the equivalent of whole cloves vs. ground and found several different answers. I am suggesting 1/2 teaspoon adding a dash or two more to taste. Serves 4 as the main entree or makes a great side dish.

    Recipe #514704

    Posted for safe keeping. I will be making this soon and will add my notes then. One of the best things you can do for your body is give it a substantial breakfast like an Italian-style flat omelet, or frittata. Frittatas are a great way to use leftovers, and they can be made ahead of time and easily packed for travel. As an added bonus, any of this versatile egg dish that's left from breakfast can be made into a tasty sandwich. The Culinary Institute of America's frittata uses nutrient-rich sweet potatoes, but you can make the dish your own by adding just about any ingredient you like.

    Recipe #514126

    Pulled from Guy Fieri's recipe Recipe #510969. I made the recipe noted but wanted to share the couscous recipe with everyone. It is TDF! I used Israeli Couscous and it was divine and so pretty! It's company worthy and very easy to make.

    Recipe #513933

    This recipe hails from a restaurant near my home. This is my recreation of it, as the recipe is not published. The ingredient amounts are flexible. Use as much or as little as you like. I LOVE it, I hope you do too. Serving size is 2-4 depending on whether you serve as a main or side salad. Cooking time & prep does NOT included time to toast> Recipe #16399 & cook quinoa. Vinaigrette dressing recipe courtesy of bonappetit.com

    Recipe #512786

    "There are few aromas more comforting than that of apple pie. This is as easy and old-school a dessert as bananas Foster and, thanks to a generous dousing with Calvados or Apple Jack, equally boozy." From the WSJ, January 25, 2013 *posting for safe keeping.

    Recipe #512782

    Another one of those days when I needed some stewed tomatoes, and had none. Came up with this and they turned out great. You can use as much or as little of the listed ingredients as desired along with the canned tomatoes. I simmer until the veggies are tender and the liquid is reduced and thick. Goes great over a pile of my Recipe #282180 and steamed broccoli.

    Recipe #512113

    These are a few of my favorite thing! Posted for safe keeping. Maybe I'll make them for next year cookie trays! From: Chef Louise Mellor & Evite site Cook time = rolling into balls time.

    Recipe #511833

    This is so simple but remarkably tasty. Cooking at the desired temperature of 185°F results in the perfect texture. You will need a vacuum sealing system & a Sous Vide cooking system. We have made this recipe several times and there is just something about it that keeps us coming back for more. You can make several packets ahead of time and save for future use.

    Recipe #511673

    Roll up your sleeves and grab a bunch of napkins. This is messy but oh so yummy! Get your spicy Buffalo kick in a healthier and fun way! Serve for lunch or dinner. I made some minor changes to the original recipe. Notes are below. I suggest using Recipe #496034 as your topping Source: http://cupcakesandkalechips.com

    Recipe #510982

    I made 36 of these for our neighborhood Holiday House Hop Party. They were a huge hit last year so I searched for a recipe to present again this year. I bought a good deli ham and had it shaved, I think it's easier to bit into and enjoy. You can use as much ham & cheese as you like. If it fits on the buns, go for it! The buttery mustard sauce is amazing! I do not add the poppy seeds, they look pretty but nobody likes speckled teeth! I tripled the recipe but only doubled the sauce and still had a tiny bit left over. Go ahead and slather it all on, these are yummy! Inspired by recipe from Bunsinmyoven.com

    Recipe #510514

    This dish turned out perfect with my minor additions in order to suit our tastes, adding the optional "heat" of Sambal Oelek, which I would strongly recommend. The coconut milk tends to lessen the intensity of the heat. I did not use low sodium products as originally suggested, but it's an option. Mixture is very wet to work with. You may want to spray your hands with oil to prevent the meat from sticking to your hands. I got 20 medium size meatballs using a 1/8 cup measure. Recipe by: Family Circle Magazine, April 2013

    Recipe #510475

    Once again I was on a mission to use up some leftover chili, after perusing several recipes on the net, I created this. Using recipe#496140. Any chili will do, used canned if you are in a hurry. Prep time does not include time to make your own chili.

    Recipe #510237

    Martha's words: Soaking a turkey overnight in a solution of salt and water ensures moist results. When you add aromatics to the brine, the resulting roast is also infused with a subtle character all its own. Follow Martha's instructions to prepare a perfect brined turkey for your next feast. Makes enough brine for one 18- to 20-pound turkey. Used roasting method from recipe#442389. The result was amazing!

    Recipe #509859

    Great to serve at Thanksgiving. Notes from the chef: Cave or Prosecco is great for the bubbly. The VS cognac compliments the apples with its notes of caramel and vanilla, and it makes your cider into a cocktail suited for the adults at your gathering. This sangria skips the sugar because the apple cider is sweet enough. Slice the apples into matchsticks rather than the cubes for a more traditional rustic sangria, and then I added some pomegranate seeds for a stunning presentation and a nice touch of tartness. The recipe looks sophisticated but it's simple, and that's something we can all be grateful for with the endless to do list during the holidays. Source: http://www.thekitchn.com/

    Recipe #509788

    I adapted this recipe for mini tarts and turned into a 9" tart. For the TART: use a 9" tart pan with removable bottom. This tart & little pumpkin cheesecake bites are delightful! Mini Cheesecake Bites: 12 regular size muffins or 18-24 tarts if using mini tins. Recipe courtesy of Glorious Treats http://www.glorioustreats.com/2012/11/pumpkin-cheesecake-recipe.html

    Recipe #508157

    I was pleasantly surprised with this recipe because it had so few ingredients. I was searching for a new recipe that used beer instead of my usual recipe with red wine and this was perfect. Time is your friend with this recipe. The beef needs to braise for at least 2.5 hours, maybe longer. I used 1 1/2# of beef and did not decrease the liquid amounts. I only use 2 cups broth out of the suggested 4 cups, so you may want to hold off on adding all of it at once. Just keep checking while it simmers and add more as needed along the way. It's a winner.

    Recipe #507919

    This was love at first bite! No more dry pork chops! Now for a little background on the other white meat. Also known as: Kurobuta (in Japan) Origin and cultivation: named after Berkshire, in England, where it was raised over 300 years ago Appearance: marbled pork Flavor: richer than typical pork Recipe courtesy of NewFoodCookbook.com Cooking time is for cooking the chops, sauce ad apples.

    Recipe #507763

    I was on a quest to make chicken burgers using ground chicken. I found this recipe, and made a few minor revisions. I think they turned out perfect and the family loved them. Source: "How to Make Delicious Breaded Chicken Burgers" http://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/how-to-make-delicious-breaded-chicken-burgers/ I made 5 large chicken burgers and they did not shrink upon cooking.

    Recipe #507436

    In my search for a new round steak recipe, I found this. The gravy is amazing! Beef round steak, slowly oven-braised in a seasoned beer and beef broth until fork-tender. Serve with mashed potatoes or egg noodles. I have made some minor revisions. Inspired by and Source: CooksRecipes.com

    Recipe #507390

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