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Old 04-05-2019, 04:03 PM   #1
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Dinner Friday ~ April 5, 2019

On this day in 1792, George Washington cast his first veto as president. I hope no one in your family vetoes your supper.

I know Himself would vote for tonight's meal - it's a college favorite of his that he taught me when we got married. A simple tuna casserole made by combining canned tuna, instant rice, canned veggies, and cream of mushroom soup, it's a gourmand's nightmare. But with a chilly, damp, gloomy day weighing down on us, tonight is a good night for trailer park food.

What's passing for dinner at your place?
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Old 04-05-2019, 04:26 PM   #2
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It is a fantastic day, as far a weather. Sunny and 78F right now. So, I'm going to be "grillin' and chllin" this evening. Tomorrow -- storms all day.

I am going to throw some flat-iron steak on the grill, along with some boudin. Steak and boudin sounds right for this kind of evening.

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Old 04-05-2019, 04:54 PM   #3
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If so we will be have omelets with choice of add-ins - asparagus, mushrooms, cheddar cheese, tomatoes, onion & bacon. I'll be having asparagus & grated Italian cheeses, bacon & tomatoes on the side.
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Old 04-05-2019, 05:18 PM   #4
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Like Casey, I'll be grillin' here as well. I just fired up the Weber and I'll season a flap steak to throw on the grill. Will probably make a fajita this afternoon, since I've got red and green bells, onion, and flour tortillas.
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Old 04-05-2019, 05:58 PM   #5
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Think I'll make some Dawg Tomato Soup in my new little pot. I'll be adding some fresh basil also.
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Old 04-05-2019, 06:37 PM   #6
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We ate out of the freezer tonight. I had a bowl of soup and SO had a chicken dish. Not exciting but good.
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Old 04-05-2019, 06:53 PM   #7
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Saturday here, rainy day. Prolly a porterhouse steak and beans, hasselback tatters. Wife's fave. With garlic sauce.
But that could change when wife gets home??? Saturday's her choice!!

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Old 04-05-2019, 07:59 PM   #8
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Picked up another cookbook, yep need more, at Goodwill a few weeks ago. Real Stew by Clifford A. Wright. I flipped through it and was immediately in love.


So, tonight, we had Romanian Chicken Stew, which was more than awesome. I had some leftover French bread to sop up the juices and we had baked apples with walnuts for dessert.


The stew recipe is definitely a keeper.
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Old 04-05-2019, 08:00 PM   #9
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Got the fry daddy out tonight..breaded shrimp, crinkle cut fries, peas and carrots..
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Cajun stuffed enormous Red Argentine shrimp, 13-15 count. Remoulade to dip. Wild rice, mushroom, and roasted garlic risotto. And asparagus wrapped in provolone, pancetta, and a thinly pounded pork cutlet, baked over sliced tomatoes. And chocolate babka for dessert.
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