German Goulash w/ Spaetzle

Feb 05, 2014 11 Comments

Most blogs can remember the days when there we only a smattering of hit totals per day and hardly anyone glanced at any particular post.  Because of this many a recipe on food blogs can become lost in time and reliant on poorly constructed SEO packages and images to connect recipe seekers to lost but […]

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Minnesota Twins: Wild Rice Mushroom Burgers or Wild Rice Honey Crisp Apple Burgers

Oct 23, 2013 4 Comments

After over 6 months of blissful gluttony, the MLB Recipe Series slides into homeplate and concludes today with two interpretations of a regional burger to represent the Minnesota Twins.  Using wild rice and honey crisp apples, two ingredients that originated from the “Land of 10,00 Lakes,” we’ve made two similar but different burgers inspired by […]

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Spinach & Mushroom Stuffed Shells

Feb 13, 2013 17 Comments

Last year I posted a recipe for a Grilled Rump Roast that was stuffed with a dangerously addicting spinach and shiitake mushroom mixture (click here to revisit that recipe). A balance of palate pleasing flavors and texture, the stuffing was one that I almost immediate thought would be ideal with pasta shells and sauce. Sadly […]

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Cornish Hen Stuffed w/ Chorizo, Shiitakes, & Wild Rice

Oct 31, 2012 21 Comments

The closer we get to Thanksgiving the more I think about cramming a bird full of a delicious stuffing.  So it was no surprise that upon selecting a Cornish Hen for dinner the other night the first thing that came to mind was concocting a worthy stuffing. And as I perused Whole Paycheck, my mysterious […]

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Shredded Beef Chuck Roast Stuffed in Roasted Acorn Squash Topped with Pomegranate Seeds

Oct 17, 2012 36 Comments

Anyone who is familiar with my recipes knows that often my gluttonous mind comes up with some crazy concoctions that sometimes turn out to be brilliant forms of foodie heaven and the recipe I’m sharing with you today was one of those crazy ideas that worked out. This dish (shredded beef chuck roast stuffed in […]

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Grilled Rump Roast Stuffed with Spinach & Shiitake Mushrooms

Apr 04, 2012 34 Comments

“Die echte deutsche Kueche”, one of my favorite German cookbooks, has a few recipes of roasts stuffed with wondrous heavy carb based concoctions that look all too satisfying to this glutton.  However, heavy meat/carb based dishes aren’t always appreciated by my better half, something I’m sure most married men can relate to. So in the […]

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German Riesling Rabbit with Shiitake Mushrooms on Homemade Spaetzle

Jan 18, 2012 40 Comments

Sometimes there are dishes that resonate in your mind as something you wouldn’t eat every week, but ones that you prepare every so often to remind yourself of how good it is to be alive.  Well this is one of those dishes. The preparation of rabbit in this recipe is a simplistic combination three classic […]

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