Category Archives: celery

Cream of garlic soup

Date: November 11, 2012 Recipes: http://smittenkitchen.com/blog/2006/08/a-44-clove-ticket-to-a-happier-place/ Modifications: I knew I wanted a thicker soup, so in addition to the onion, I added: 3 carrots 3 celery stalks 2 small potatoes an extra 2 TB butter We also topped the soup with … Continue reading

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Corn Chowder

Date: August 20th, 2012 Recipe: http://www.closetcooking.com/2008/10/corn-chowder.html Modifications:  I pureed the soup a bit at the end with our immersion blender as we prefer thicker soups. I also doubled the recipe so there would be leftovers for lunch. Time to table: 45 … Continue reading

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Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Date: August 19th, 2012 Recipe: http://annies-eats.com/2011/10/12/chicken-and-sausage-gumbo/ Modifications:  I used boneless skinless thighs, and only 1 pound. I also didn’t have time to simmer for as long as she indicates, so the first simmer was about 45 minutes, and the second was … Continue reading

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Chicken wild rice soup and honey yeast rolls

Date: 1/15/2012 Recipe: Soup: Ingredients: Approximately 7 cups water, 2 tablespoons of “better than bouillion” vegetable broth mix 2 cups finely chopped celery (when we have extra celery, we chop and blanch and freeze in 2 cup portions to have on … Continue reading

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Muffaletta sandwiches

Date: 1/16/2012 Recipe: http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2010/09/dinner-tonight-muffaletta-sandwich.html Modifications: I didn’t use olives in the “olive salad”, which probably makes this not authentic but I don’t really care. Neither Erin nor I like olives. I also did not use the mortadella, because that is always … Continue reading

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Sloppy Joes

Date: 12/19/2011 Recipe: http://simplyrecipes.com/recipes/sloppy_joes/ Modifications: Much to Erin’s chagrin I used half ground beef and half ground pork, because I like pork. She was not a fan of this mod. Time to table: 30 minutes Servings: 4 adults Ben: Like Erin: … Continue reading

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Crockpot Potato Pork Hotdish

Date: 12/8/2011 Recipe: 1 lb (16 oz) ground pork 2 cupd sliced raw potatoes 1 & 1/2 cups sliced carrots 1 cup chopped celery 1/2 cup chopped onion 1 cup frozen peas 1 cup frozen whole kernel corn 10 oz … Continue reading

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Smoked meatloaf with roasted sweet potatoes

Date: 11/9/2011 Meatloaf recipe: http://www.kickassbbq.com/smoked_meat_loaf.html Sweet potato recipe: Source: Cook’s Illustrated 3 pounds sweet potatoes (about 6 medium), ends trimmed, peeled, rinsed, and cut into 3/4-inch thick rounds (see note) 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 2 tablespoons apple juice 2 … Continue reading

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Lentil Stew with Butternut Squash

Date: 11/8/2011 Recipe: http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/recipefinder/lentil-stew-butternut-squash-recipes Time to table: 30 minutes prep, 6 hours cook time Modifications: We used some sort of orange squash from our CSA, not sure what kind it was, but it was nearly identical to butternut squash inside. Looking … Continue reading

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Corn & cheese chowder

Doesn’t look like much, but it’s fantastic. Date: 11/7/2011 Recipe: http://tastykitchen.com/recipes/soups/corn-cheese-chowder/?print=1/#sizeFP Time to table: 1 hour Modifications: I added a couple stalks of diced celery because we had some for other meals this week. Servings: 5 adult dinners Ben: Love Erin: … Continue reading

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