Category Archives: cream

Chicken and Dumplings

Date: January 11th, 2017 Recipe: Page 98-99 of the Instant Pot Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbook Time to table: One million years – so much for INSTANT!!! Real time: more than 95 minutes. The estimate was 55 minutes. I hate recipe time estimates. Servings: Maybe … Continue reading

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Beer, Cheese, & Brat Soup

Date: December 21st, 2014 Recipe: http://lizscookingblog.blogspot.com/2008/12/milwaukee-in-bowl-brat-beer-and-cheese.html Time to table: 45 minutes Servings: About two dinners worth Modifications: I used more vegetables than it called for, added one more brat, and ~1/2 pound of chipotle bacon. Ben: Love Erin: Like Annie: Love Luke: Like … Continue reading

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Roasted brussel sprout carbonara

Date: April 2nd, 2013 Recipe: http://www.closetcooking.com/2013/03/roasted-brussels-sprout-carbonara.html Modifications: None Time to table: 30 minutes Servings: 2 adults Ben: Love Erin: Like Notes: We had this after the kids went to bed for a stay-at-home date dinner. We’re nothing if not consistent, since … Continue reading

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Baked Potato Soup

Date: December 18th, 2012 Recipe: http://ellysaysopa.com/2012/10/15/slowcooker-loaded-potato-soup/ Modifications:  I didn’t peel the potatoes, duh. Time to table: 30 minutes prep, 4-6 hours in crock pot Servings: Roughly 6 adults Ben: Love Erin: Like Annie: Like Notes: This soup was a great weekday … Continue reading

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Pasta with Tomato Cream Sauce

Date: November 20, 2012 Recipe: http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2010/09/pasta-with-tomato-cream-sauce/ Modifications: I sort of halved the recipe because we didn’t need that much (just used half an onion, one can of tomato sauce, etc) Time to table: 20 minutes Servings: 2 adults, 1 toddler Ben: … Continue reading

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Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Date: October 11, 2012 Recipe: http://www.closetcooking.com/2012/02/roasted-cauliflower-and-aged-white.html Modifications:  We had some potatoes left over, so I added three potatoes. I think it thickened the soup up a bit more, which we like around here. Time to table: 50 minutes Servings: 6 adult … Continue reading

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Baked ziti

Date: 2/17/2012 Recipe: http://annies-eats.com/2009/07/02/baked-ziti/ Modifications: None Time to table: 45 minutes prep, 75 minutes to bake Servings: 8-10 adults Ben: Love Erin: Love Annie: Love (the 2nd time with no distractions) Notes: This dish fills a 13×9 pan completely and makes … Continue reading

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Slow cooker chicken tikka masala

Date: 11/15/2011 Recipe: http://smells-like-home.com/2011/11/slow-cooker-chicken-tikka-masala/ Time to table: 45 minutes, 6 hours cook time Modifications: I didn’t use the jalapeno and we used half and half instead of heavy cream. Servings: 6 adult servings Ben: Like Erin: Like Annie: Like Notes: As … Continue reading

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White chicken chili

Date: 11/14/2011 Recipe: http://annies-eats.net/2008/09/25/white-bean-chicken-chili/ Time to table: 45 minutes Modifications: I had some diced up bell pepper in the fridge that we added in with the onions, and and I also added a few cloves of garlic. Servings: 4 adult meals, … 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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