Osso Buco

It isn’t very often that I see some beef shanks in the grocery store where I buy my meat but I saw some the other day & picked up a couple of packages. Osso Buco was the what I wanted to cook with this meat, It was pretty expensive so I wanted to make sure…

Pineapple Meatballs

This recipe is from a friend of mine. She gave it to me over 30 years ago when I lived in Yellowknife NWT I think….I am not exactly sure of when I got it, it is written on a small piece of paper with kind of cryptic instructions! 

Beef Meatballs in Tomato Sauce with Spinach

Meatballs are pretty versatile in terms of flavouring them! I love Sweet & Sour meatballs, here is a link to a post with a recipe for that…. & I have a really good recipe for pineapple meatballs I will do another time.

Wine-Braised Brisket

My wonderful daughter-in-law bought me this fabulous cookbook, THE GEFILTE MANEFESTO by JEFFREY YOSKOWITZ & LIZ ALPERN. I plan on trying to make as much of these recipes as I can. They all look very interesting and delicious. The first one I have tried is the WINE-BRAISED BRISKET WITH BUTTERNUT SQUASH. It uses a whole…

Burger Bar for 2!

Homemade burgers are great! Made in a skillet…isusally I use my cast iron pan but Murray had sautéed the mushrooms with some chives in the skillet so why dirty another pan? I put in a small amount of oil, swirled it around and gently placed the patties in. I left them sizzling on the one…

Sweet and Sour Meatballs from The Nosher

I love most recipes on The Nosher. So when I want to try one I am never worried about being disappointed. I wasn’t this time either. A few weeks ago they posted a recipe for Sweet and Sour meatballs served with spaghetti squash. I did the same. I must admit that I like spaghetti better…

MMM Meatloaf!

Funny thing, I made meatloaf for dinner and then the next morning a guest on the Marilyn Denis show was making meatloaf!! I don’t know what recipe she used but it was a coincidence for sure…as well, the day after I posted the Chicken Adobo recipe …Bon Appetite magazine posted a recipe on Instagram for Chicken Adobo!!!…

Pot Roast in the Slow Cooker

There are so many recipes for pot roast. I absolutely could not decide which one to make so I just made it myself. The weather here in Edmonton is bitterly cold so a good pot roast seemed in order for dinner last night. Here is what i did! Marilyn’s Pot Roast in the Slow Cooker  Ingredients 4…