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Monthly Archives: December 2012
Lots of leftover ham means ham and egg and cheese crepes for breakfast! I used something halfway between the “Basic Sweet Crepes” and “Basic Savory Crepes” recipe from the Joy of Cooking. Advertisements
Christmas Dinner 2012 was a decadent feast featuring: Bourbon Cider Glazed Ham Mashed Potatoes Cheesy Smoky Green Bean Casserole Bourbon Glazed Carrots and Parsnips And for dessert: Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
While on Brown Eyed Baker for the Orange Cookie recipe, I saw the recipe for Frozen Chocolate-Peanut Butter Pie and figured that’d make a fabulous dessert for Christmas dinner.
This recipe uses a similar technique as Cumin Spiced Carrots — cooking/steaming the carrots and parsnips in a liquid that then reduces into a sweet glaze. This recipe uses bourbon (or whisky) and brown sugar as the liquid, and comes … Continue reading
There’s not much difference between this and macaroni and cheese, but with green beans instead of macaroni. I wanted to include some ham in with the green beans, but since the ham was cooking at the same time, I diced … Continue reading
Meg loves mashed potatoes. She loves my mashed potatoes. I have marriage security. One year for Christmas she got me a potato ricer. That was the gift that kept on giving — giving back to her. But seriously, if you’re … Continue reading
Christmas means a lot of different things to a lot of different people — generosity, togetherness, family, Christian co-option of pagan holidays, buying things on Amazon, etc. But let’s not forget the real meaning of Christmas – HAM!