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Weekly Menu Plans - March 2018

by MidwesternerTT 28 days ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in March – the month that’s also a command t...


mmpott commented 2 hours ago

Easter Dinner 2018

by MidwesternerTT 11 days ago

Are you planning an Easter Dinner or Brunch this year? What's on the menu?


fourunder commented 15 hours ago

Pate Brisee for Quiche?

by Iluvcooking 5 days ago

Do you use Pate Brisee or a different pastry formulation for quiches? There seem to be a lot of differing opinions ab...


Iluvcooking commented 22 hours ago

Snacks for Steven Spielberg Movie Nights

by ZoeyCovey 3 days ago

In charge of snacks for Steven Spielberg double headers (ET and Goonies) & (Jaws & Jurassic Park)


Splendid Spatula commented 23 hours ago

Leftover roasted pork loin

by Meeskeit 1 month ago

I have about 2.5lb of a boneless pork loin that I roasted with a garlic, sage & thyme rub. Any ideas on how to use th...


Querencia commented 1 day ago

DOTM February 2018: BIRYANI

by MelMM 2 months ago

Welcome to our DOTM reporting thread for February, 2018. Our dish this month is biryani. So pull out your aromatic ri...


swetsmile commented 1 day ago

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Survey on meal kit industry - pls help us

by bluecheese07 2 days ago

Hi, we are a group of graduate students at Cornell. We are doing a market research on meal kit industry, and would li...

Make-ahead df chicken dish for Passover?

by sallyt 4 days ago

Hi all - I'm tasked with bringing the main dish to Passover seder - ideally, it would be make ahead and I would cook ...


HeyImBack commented 2 days ago

Persian Spice Question

by Madrid 2 days ago

Here we are first day of Spring, Nowruz Persian New year. We are expecting yet another snowstorm tomorrow here in Bos...


Madrid commented 2 days ago

DOTM March 2018 Voting

by LulusMom 26 days ago

What a lively nomination thread we had for this month! Quite a few dishes were nominated; some only got a nod or two,...

RainyRamone commented 3 days ago

DOTM March 2018: Homemade Pasta

by LulusMom 21 days ago

Welcome to our DOTM reporting thread for March, 2018. Our dish this month is (Italian) Homemade Pasta. This is going ...

RainyRamone commented 3 days ago

DOTM Nomination Thread, March 2018

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 ...

RainyRamone commented 3 days ago

Brunch for 50

by ronojo 3 days ago

We are having a buffet brunch at home for about 50 people. Bagels, lox, kugel, tuna salad, egg salad, veggies etc. ...

herby commented 3 days ago

Help me with my Hawaiian Theme Spring party for April 21st

by ZoeyCovey 10 days ago

My goof ball florida friends hate the weather we are having. and want to plan a Hawaiian theme spring fest. Again I ...


acgold7 commented 3 days ago

Freezing cooked chicken in lime sauce

by kswilli 8 days ago

I have a recipe for lime chicken tacos in which you saute the chicken strips on high heat then pour in a sauce of lim...

C. Hamster commented 3 days ago

St. Patrick's Day house party foods for home base meetup and after party

by ZoeyCovey 10 days ago

There will be 8 of us. meeting up at my friends house near downtown. We will pre party there, uber in 2 cars out down...

ZoeyCovey commented 4 days ago

Baked Corned Beef aka Fake Pastrami

by Querencia 6 days ago

Years ago a neighbor gave me her mother's recipe for corned beef which she called Fake Pastrami. Whatever, it makes ...


valerie commented 6 days ago

St. Patrick's Day dinner for 75 people

by SCormier 13 days ago

I need help, I had to buy the corned beef already cook to get the quantity I needed, how much vegetables will I need ...

thegforceny commented 8 days ago

Weekly Menu Plans - February 2018

by MidwesternerTT 2 months ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in February. What’s planned from the COTM (C...

islandmermaid commented 8 days ago