Tag Archives: mayonnaise

Salmon Mousse – Part II

I originally posted this recipe fro Cold Salmon Mousse with Cucumber Sauce in July of 2011.  Wait, my blog is over 4 years old?  How did that happen – as in where exactly did 4 years go???  But I digress. … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve 2012 Appetizer – A Trio of Endive

The first of our six New Year’s Eve Dinner courses was a Trio of Endive Leaves with three fillings; smoked trout,  egg salad with capers and olives and avocado whip.  Not terribly ornate or fancy but something with different but complimentary tastes and … Continue reading

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Deviled Eggs

Today is labor day; traditionally the last cookout day of the summer.  With a gas grill we cookout year around so the we’ll be enjoying the grill for a while yet.  But that doesn’t mean we don’t honor tradition with traditional … Continue reading

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Gateau for Dinner

Cake for dinner?  You bet.  Do we ever really outgrow our fantasy of eating dessert for dinner?  Well tonight we’re having a gateau but it’s not dessert. I was very young the first time my mom made this dish.  I … Continue reading

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Stuffed Croissants for Breakfast

Normally I like to alternate between sweet and savory entrées for our breakfast guests.  But this weekend I have a guest who prefers protein every day.  So I will be serving eggs two days in a row.  However, just because I … Continue reading

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Do You Feel Lucky?

Remember the Dirty Harry movie where Clint Eastwood asks the bad guy laying on the ground “You gotta ask yourself, Do you feel lucky?” or something along those lines.  Why is it every time I make homemade mayonnaise I can … Continue reading

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Pimento Cheese

Tomorrow we are celebrating Memorial Day with a southern themed meal.  George ia smoking a brisket and I’ll make American potato salad as a side.  We are starting with an appetizer of Pimento Cheese, a staple of the south.  I … Continue reading

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