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Beef Stroganoff

Posted on March 21, 2012

Based very loosely on a recipe I found at called Beef Stroganoff III, I made some beef stroganoff tonight, that was very tasty. I usually prepare green beans with almonds to go with my beef stroganoff. Ingredients 2 pounds beef chuck roast ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper

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Awesome Egg Nog

Posted on February 20, 2012

For our Christmas celebration in Guadalajara I made some Egg nog, which was a nice taste of home for me, and a nice new treat for most everyone else. I found a good recipe here, and made a few modifications. 8 servings 4 fresh eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup white rum 1/2 cup bourbon 2 1/2 cups whole milk 1 cup heavy whipping cream Ground nutmeg Directions

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Sweet Potato Panini recipe

Posted on February 20, 2012

Along with the Cream of Potato Soup I made tonight, I made some Sweet Potato Paninis. These were also a hit. Adapted from this recipe. I made a double recipe, and had enough sweet potatoes for 5 sandwiches. Roasted Sweet Potatoes 1 medium sized sweet potato, peeled and sliced into 1/4-inch thick pieces 1/2 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 tablespoon brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon paprika Directions

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Cream of Potato Soup recipe

Posted on February 20, 2012

Tonight I made some cream of potato soup, adapted from a recipe I found at Below is the recipe as I made it, along with some notes on possible modifications to make next time. I served this to a group of friends tonight, and everyone seemed to enjoy it. The only possible adjustment I would make is to reduce the cayenne pepper for anyone who doesn’t like spicy foods.

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