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Pot Luck

GREAT NEWS! I am 1 of 3 Finalists. Wish me Luck

  Finalists Announced for Local Kitchen Entrepreneur Challenge Food Biz Concepts Span the Globe, Mixing History and Flavor          R-WisconsinFinalistRelease_6-7-16 FINAL

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Let’s Talk Turkey

I found some valuable information in the Milwaukee/Journal Sentinel’s Food section this morning. I personally “brine” my turkey the day before I roast. You can find this recipe under “Fall/Harvest” in my blog. Frozen or fresh? My first decision was … Continue reading

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Il Mito’s Crab and Spinach Stuffed Wonton’s

Thank you Chef Feker for the recipe and cooking experience. My daughter and I were finally able to take the left over stuffing from our cooking lesson back in January and make the wontons. There were delicious! Please see my … Continue reading

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May 2014 Tip of the Day

Today’s tip:So you are accessing your creative side and you want to test your creation for seasoning and taste before you make the entire batch. Problem solved: make “test “portion first. I baked the smaller ramekin first to get the … Continue reading

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Spring is here…lets have some beer!

Mother nature has finally decided to give us a break from this horrible winter and blessed us with a beautiful spring day.  What better way to celebrate than enjoying some good ol’ Wisconsin beer while you watch the snow melt. … Continue reading

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Chef Feker Part 2

An amazing thing happened to me on Saturday, January 25, 2014; I had the “life changing” moment that we all somehow reach for. My husband Don purchased me a gift certificate to cook with Chef Michael Feker from IL MITO … Continue reading

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Chef Feker

So we are a home show in Milwaukee one cold February day. We needed to get out of the house so the home show was our best bet.  It was crowded to say the least. We strolled down each aisle … Continue reading

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Moscow Mule

HAPPY NEW YEAR Do you need a drink for the new year…follow the recipe below…and hopefully you have these cups. Moscow Mule History and Recipe Vodka fans, rejoice. You may have never had a Moscow Mule, but it’s a cocktail … Continue reading

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Christmas 2013

Are you ready for Christmas yet? I just finished my holiday cooking today. For Christmas Eve we are having ham sandwiches, Minestrone Soup and Bourbon Weiner’s. I like the ease of the soup and sandwich idea. My husband’s family will … Continue reading

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Harvesting the Seeds

  Preparation of the Seeds   The Spices & Butter  The Recipe Best Ever Oven Roasted Pumpkin Seeds 8-Large Pumpkin’s 2-Sticks Unsalted Butter Your favorite spices  Cut open pumpkins and harvest all the seeds-discard the “icky” center goo. Wash seeds thoroughly … Continue reading

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