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Easy Chile Relleno Casserole

Making a light and crunchy chile relleno, packed with cheese and other savory fillings, is not an easy task.  The roasted chile pod has to be large enough to hold the filling together without exploding and then hang onto the … Continue reading

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Camp Style Lemon Pound Cake

I put this recipe together to bake for a Dutch oven demonstration for a Boy Scout troop. When the Scout Master said that his boys were 11-12 years old, I knew we needed to bake something sweet and something that … Continue reading

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Chunky Leek and Potato Soup

When the weatherman started warning us about a bad ice storm, we joined everyone in north Texas at the grocery store, clearing out the bread and milk shelves in preparation for several days of being stuck at home.  In the fresh … Continue reading

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Creamy Parmesan Cauliflower and Orzo with Bacon

Bacon.  Need I say more?  It is the ultimate flavor maker in any dish or served by itself with a fried egg.  In this dish, however, bacon is not the star of the show but plays a very important supporting … Continue reading

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Braised Cabbage and Bacon

Red cabbage is going to be the star of this dish.  Don’t they look like angels, joyful arms and wings raised in praise and song?I want to make more side dishes with vegetables, so tonight we will braise regular and … Continue reading

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Spiced Apple Cake

Finding an interesting alternative to the classic dump cobbler is an on going challenge.  Dump cobblers are perfect for dessert around the campfire but what if you wanted to do something different?  Here’s my answer to that question:  a simple yet … Continue reading

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Banana Bread

These old bananas have worn out their welcome in my kitchen and need to find their way into a banana bread, not my compost heap.  Since I have some buttermilk in the refrigerator, I wanted to try a banana bread … Continue reading

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