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Meal Planning

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What’s for Dinner #424 (February 2019) - Winter redux

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by sallyt 24 days ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? Phot...

CITRUS CAKES - Dish of the Month, February 2019

LulusMom
by LulusMom 22 days ago

Welcome to our DOTM reporting thread for February 2019. Our dish this month is Citrus Cakes. Lemon poundcake, orange layer cake, clementine cake, some sort of key lime extravaganza, a citrus-y bund...

Weekly Menu Planning – February 2019

MidwesternerTT
by MidwesternerTT 28 days ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in February. It's helpful if you can include your location and how many people you are feeding. Links to recipes are always ...

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Deer Valley Black bean turkey chili recipe

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by awondrousthing 1 day ago

Searching for recipe from Bon Appetit for early 1990 for Deer Valley black bean turkey chili

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I would like to know what brand of Marsala wine you use for your Chicken Marsala?

hungryinmanhattan
by hungryinmanhattan 6 days ago

I love Chicken Marsala but am not familiar with Marsala and would appreciate any suggestion you could give me on your preferred Marsala wine for cooking this dish.

TAGINE - Homecooking Dish of the Month, January 2019

herby
by herby 2 months ago

Happy New Year to our Dish of the Month community and welcome to the January 2019 reporting thread! This month we are cooking TAGINE, a North African stew of spiced meat, fish and/or vegetable...

Dish of the Month - Voting, February 2019

LulusMom
by LulusMom 28 days ago

What a great batch of nominations we had this month. And loads of them too! There were plenty of nominations that I hope show up again in the coming months, but at this point we’ve narrowed it down...

Dish of the Month - February Nominations

LulusMom
by LulusMom 1 month ago

It’s nomination time here at Dish of the Month! What dish sounds especially exciting to cook together this month? So many interesting nominations in the past year that came close to being Dish of t...

How to use uncured wild boar bacon for dinner?

abiebaby47
by abiebaby47 12 days ago

I'm looking for non-breakfasty i.e., not bacon-and-eggsy) ways to use wild boar bacon as a dinner entree. Veggies on hand are asparagus and red potatoes. Any suggestions? Many thanks!

FODMAP Cookbook. Any recommendations?

Googs
by Googs 23 days ago

Preferably something that's creative and fun. Most diet cookbooks read like a prison food manual.

Need Help - Savory Meat Soup

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by acavier 2 months ago

I am a writer on the side, and occasionally, I will come up with some cooking idea in my stories that I will want to try in real life. I am at that crossroad now. In my story, the two main charac...

Dish Ideas for a Potluck Appetizer Supper

herby
by herby 26 days ago

I am going on a week-long retreat with a group of 14 ladies and on the fifth evening the plan is to have an appetizer supper where everyone will contribute a dish. So far the contributions are pump...

Wild Rice vs. Tamed Rice?

nogoodusernames
by nogoodusernames 23 days ago

I came across a great looking soup recipe which calls for "Wild Rice - NOT a blend". My local grocery sells only a blend and the basic brown, white etc. What exactly is Wild Rice and can it be su...

Weekly Menu Planning – January 2019

MidwesternerTT
by MidwesternerTT 2 months ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in January. Are you and your family spending time outdoors enjoying winter sports? Starting new classes at school or the...

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by WildCats4Ever19 21 days ago

I am a good cook and started from a very young age but so much food gets wasted as I struggle to eat but I am learning alot on potion sizes only been doing it for a short time but I am seeing less ...

What’s for Dinner #423 (January 2019) - Winter

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by sallyt 2 months ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? Phot...

Bought too much food and groceries, need help on how to deal with it

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by cgxy96 26 days ago

Hi, its summer here in Sydney and I have way too much food in my fridge. The weather is getting too hot so I do my cooking at night but forget about it only to end up eating out all the time after ...

Spiral Ham Sides to Accompany the Warm Weather

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by pumpkinspice 10 months ago

I bought a 12 lb spiral ham for a great price. It's getting warm here, and I need some ideas for sides to "lighten" this meal up. Will cook it next week for a pre mothers day celebration with my in...

What's your signature stew?

bestbitesonly
by bestbitesonly 1 month ago

I need ideas for home made stews for the Winter. I'm using Le Creuset for most of my home soup/stew cooking.