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Old 05-15-2016, 07:32 PM   #11
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The recently revived 2005 Sushi thread made both of us hungry so we're heading out the door to feast on some.
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Old 05-15-2016, 07:50 PM   #12
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The Thai Peanut Chicken is really good stuff! The snow peas and radishes (both raw) really make this dish pop. It's a great entertaining dish, as everything can be done in advance. Thank you, CG!
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Old 05-15-2016, 09:08 PM   #13
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It was stir fry chicken (cubed b/s chicken breast marinated with rice wine, salt, pepper, sesame oil then poached in just enough water to cover. I also added some whole almonds at the end so they got a bit soft and easier to chew for hub) and veggies (crinkle cut carrots, celery, bok choy, mushroom caps, fresh garlic, onion and scallions). I used the poaching liquid to make a cornstarch slurry for the sauce. Served with jasmine rice and toasted sesame seeds for garnish. Sounds boring but was very tasty.
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Old 05-15-2016, 10:08 PM   #14
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It was stir fry chicken (cubed b/s chicken breast marinated with rice wine, salt, pepper, sesame oil then poached in just enough water to cover. I also added some whole almonds at the end so they got a bit soft and easier to chew for hub) and veggies (crinkle cut carrots, celery, bok choy, mushroom caps, fresh garlic, onion and scallions). I used the poaching liquid to make a cornstarch slurry for the sauce. Served with jasmine rice and toasted sesame seeds for garnish. Sounds boring but was very tasty.
I am sorry, but that sounds anything but boring
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Old 05-15-2016, 10:19 PM   #15
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DH went grocery shopping this morning and came home with a nice salmon filet that he wants to grill. I'll season it up and make my fresh ginger remoulade. Also going to make a copycat Uncle Ben's Long-Grain & Wild Rice dish. I have some frozen snap peas; I think I'll simmer those in some chicken stock, maybe with some sliced onion and a Penzeys seasoning, on the side.
We put Penzeys Chinese Five-Spice Powder on the salmon and 4/S Seasoned Salt on the peas. Turned out great
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Old 05-15-2016, 10:36 PM   #16
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I had my heart set on oven baked BBQ chicken tonight. I have potato salad, cole slaw, Hawaiian sweet rolls, but no BAKED BEANS damnit ! I hate having to go to plan B. Note to self...buy 5 cans of Bush's baked beans.
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Old 05-15-2016, 11:07 PM   #17
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Salmon cakes , veg & rice

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Old 05-15-2016, 11:14 PM   #18
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Ooh. I usually don't care for salmon, but your cakes look really good, S&P. Mind to post the recipe? DH loves salmon.
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Old 05-15-2016, 11:27 PM   #19
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Looks delicious. Where's the melted cheddar cheese sauce to go on top?

I've been meaning to try and re-create my moms simple salmon loaf. It's not that hard and starts from just a simple can of salmon. Melted Cheddar cheese sauce to pour on top was crucial.
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:00 AM   #20
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Lobster Rolls on N.E. hot dog rolls.
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