Stew Recipes

Three Types of Chili Beef Chili Recipe

April 7, 2014 3 Comments
Three Types of Chili Beef Chili Recipe

Have You Discovered Blue Apron Yet? On Saturday Fed Ex dropped off a couple of large boxes from Blue Apron, “a new concept in grocery delivery, built around incredible cooking experiences.” A friend of ours sent us their once-a-week subscription service because they were out of town and thought we would enjoy the service and […]

Continue Reading »

Kitoeo African Beef Stew

November 19, 2012 0 Comments
Kitoeo African Beef Stew

I told you about the African vegetable mash called Mukimo my friend Susan taught me how to prepare and now I want to share with you this African beef stew we served it with. It’s called Kitoeo and is another very easy dish to prepare. Susan comes from Kenya and told me all young girls […]

Continue Reading »

Steak Stew Recipe

October 18, 2012 0 Comments
Steak Stew Recipe

What To Do With Leftover Steak? Friday night we grilled up some steaks and had one extra that did not get eaten so I was thinking of some way to use it up and decided on steak stew. This is a true “what’s on hand” type of meal and great for using up “stuff” in […]

Continue Reading »

Winter Polish Sausage and Bean Stew

July 23, 2012 0 Comments
Winter Polish Sausage and Bean Stew

If You Like Garlic…….. Nora is a great friend of my wife’s and spent some time with us over the holidays with her husband and young son Liam. While here, she made this great meal in less than an hour. This meal is delicious. It calls for beans and a lot of garlic…. so be […]

Continue Reading »

Beef Stew

July 23, 2012 2 Comments
Beef Stew

How to Make a Great Beef Stew Being a novice home-cook, I still use my cookbooks and cooking magazines to generate ideas and learn techniques and that’s how I approach most recipes including this one for stew. First, I look up the dish in several cookbooks and read about the essential ingredients and what cooking techniques are involved. You’d […]

Continue Reading »

Chicken Fricassee Recipe

July 22, 2012 0 Comments
Chicken Fricassee Recipe

What is it? My wife found this great looking recipe for Fricassee of Cornish Game Hens in the May edition of Bon Appetit and wanted to make it for dinner. It was easy to prepare and turned out great. In fact, it’s one of those recipes you know you will make again and again when friends come […]

Continue Reading »

Brazilian Beef Stew Recipe

June 4, 2012 6 Comments
Brazilian Beef Stew Recipe

Dutch Oven Cooking Last weekend we fired up our outdoor wood-burning oven for a party where we cooked 26 pizzas for a bunch of friends. I love cooking in the oven but it takes about 1 ½ hours to get the temperature up to the 700°F to 800°F necessary for proper cooking. Once hot, the […]

Continue Reading »

Chipotle-Spiced Sweet Potato Chili

May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Chipotle-Spiced Sweet Potato Chili

I have a theory that the only people who don’t like sweet potatoes haven’t tried them. Or maybe they have tried them but they’ve tried them plain, cooked half-heartedly in a microwave and topped with something lackluster, like fat-free sour cream or worse: fake butter. Sweet potatoes also take a lot of flack when it […]

Continue Reading »

Spiral Ham Stew Recipe

March 12, 2012 1 Comment
Spiral Ham Stew Recipe

What to do with leftover spiral ham? There are many nights I have no clue what I’m going to prepare for dinner until about an hour before my wife comes home from work. I know this isn’t the way I suggest people cook during the week but guess what – it’s how many of us […]

Continue Reading »

Lentil Stew Recipe

January 31, 2012 3 Comments
Lentil Stew Recipe

I adapted this dish from a recipe I found in one of my Food & Wine magazines. I don’t know about you, but it seems like I’m finding more and more “quick & easy” recipes available in cooking magazines and cookbooks. I think more and more people are cooking but have less time so the […]

Continue Reading »

css.php