Later than I expected………..

Potato Leek Soup (I like black pepper) ……….getting home from work. I had planned on making a bacon and tomato leek quiche for dinner last night. But I was about an hour late getting home from work and decided it was too late to start from scratch. By the time I made the pastry and…

Hail Cesar

I’m not a salad eater. Which is unfortunate for my husband because he loves them. I made the mistake of telling him yesterday that I would make him his favourite Cesar salad today. And damn, he remember so …………. with homemade Croutons. I picked up a nice piece of Veal Tenderloin at the butchers and…

Super Bowl Sunday – Appetizers

Super Bowl Sunday – Appetizers Since this Sunday is Super Bowl Sunday, I thought I might share some of my favourite appetizers. I’m working Sunday but plan to put together a few things for Moe and our neighbour to pick at while they watch the game. Home Cookin Chapter: Recipes From Thibeault’s Table Spanish Tapa…

Dinner with Friends

I had a craving for homemade biscuits yesterday so that is what we had for breakfast along with scrambled eggs. We had neighbours/friends over for dinner tonight. Started with an appetizer of warm goat cheese topped with a toasted walnut and drizzled with EVOO. Main course was roast leg of pork, mashed potatoes, fresh steamed…

Homemade Ciabatta

Baked Italian/Ciabatta bread today.Dinner was simple. Escargot with lots of bread for dipping.

New Years’s Eve

New Year’s Eve dinner was shared with our of our neighbours.We started with Green Chili Cheese Squares. Home Cookin Chapter: Recipes From Thibeault’s Table Green Chile Squares===================April 12/02 Perfectentertaining.comWe love simple recipes, and this one certainly qualifies. With only three ingredients it whips up in under five minutes and then bakes unattended, making it perfect…