Friday, January 15, 2021

Chateau Haut-Pougnon with Mediterranean Stew #Winophiles

This Bordeaux from Entre-deux-Mers is reasonably priced and delicious, making it the perfect wine for a casual weeknight dinner of Mediterranean Stew.  The stew, chock full of vegetables and flavor, is slow cooked requiring only minutes of hands on time.  Perfect meal to come home too after work or a day of running errands.

Join the French Winophiles as we start the New Year off discussing What's New in Bordeaux.......

Easy and Elegant Garlicky Shrimp Pasta #FishFridayFoodies

This recipe is wonderful to serve when having guests because it goes together so quickly and easily leaving you plenty of time to spend with your company. 

Welcome to the 2021 edition of Fish Friday Foodies......................

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Sourdough Buttermilk Biscuits for #BigLiesinaSmallTownParty #ImprovCookingChallenge

 We are having a party today with The Book Club Cookbook crew and author Diane Chamberlain.  Publisher St. Martin's Press provided me with a pre release copy of Big Lies in a Small Town.  I'm excited to share my review with you.  As always, all opinions are strictly my own.

You can learn more about this party and the guests invited in this post by Judy of The Book Club Cookbook.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Easy and Delicious Beef Ragu #NationalSlowCookerMonth

Slow simmered in the crockpot all day long this sauce will have your stomach grumbling as your house smells more and more delicious.  

Welcome to National Slow Cooking Month................

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Honey Bear Loaf #BreadBakers

This adorable little honey bear is a great addition to the family dinner table when there are going to be young guests.  I made one large bear but you can make several small bears so that each person at the table has his/her own little dinner roll bear.

I served mine as part of the Christmas Dinner Buffet.  Unfortunately I forgot to snap a photo of it plated up prettily.  Holidays are hectic.......

Monday, January 11, 2021

Bacon Ranch Potatoes #NationalSlowCookerMonth

Cheesy potatoes seasoned with ranch dressing mix couldn't be easier or more delicious. Being cooked in the slow cooker means you can enjoy these year round.  

We are celebrating National Slow Cooker Month all week long.......

Pepper Jelly Glazed Chicken Breasts #BakingBloggers

Boneless, skinless chicken breasts may be healthy but they can also be a little, ahem, boring.  Add a little bit of interest and zing with an easy glaze made with pepper jelly.  

We are baking with Jams and Jellies today over at Baking Bloggers.........

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