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Old 12-09-2011, 11:21 AM   #1
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TGIFriday, December 9 What's Cooking?

It's another overcast day so I'm making a big pot of 15 bean soup. I found to my horror that I had NO smoked meat bones to add, so I went hunting in the freezer and found Andouille and a bit of chorizo, plus some ground sausage so it will be plenty meaty.

What's cooking (or not) for you today?
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Old 12-09-2011, 11:32 AM   #2
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SO is working even later tonight so she'll grab something there. I'll make myself another Cuban sandwich tonight as I still have plenty of fixins' leftover from yesterday.

I made the Cubans last night with ciabatta sandwich rolls I picked up at the supermarket bakery. They worked out great. Nice and crusty after the panini press.
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Old 12-09-2011, 12:36 PM   #3
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Must be soup night. I made a pot of potato/bacon/chicken corn chowder last night and its in the fridge for everyone's dinner tonight. Everyone is running in a different direction tonight. Bugs and I will be working, Madeleine is off to a party/sleepover, and Ken will be all by himself.
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Old 12-09-2011, 12:37 PM   #4
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Here too! We're all suck with head colds, so I'm making chicken soup with rolls and butter.
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Old 12-09-2011, 01:01 PM   #5
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Quote:
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It's another overcast day so I'm making a big pot of 15 bean soup.
Do you count out the beans or just estimate?
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Old 12-09-2011, 01:49 PM   #6
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Leftovers here. I have a concert at 8:00pm tonight which means I need to leave home around 5:30pm to get there and rehearse. There's mac-n-cheese, taco meat and shells, cold cuts for sandwiches and ham and beans with corn bread. Almost forgot there's pizza too.
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Old 12-09-2011, 02:30 PM   #7
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The dinner plans for tonight include baked orange roughy, fried green tomatoes, corn-on-the-cob (frozen from this season's garden), iced tea and an annual holiday indulgence(?), Little Debbie Christmas tree cakes.
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Old 12-09-2011, 03:35 PM   #8
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Hmmmm. Not really sure yet. I will be pretty busy until about 9 o'clock. May have something small and quick like a grilled Mozzerella with Calabrese sausage sandwhich. Cold beer of course. After all, its Friday night and I don't have to play ....
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Old 12-09-2011, 03:44 PM   #9
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thawing a pork loin chop, baked sweet potato , a veggie pack that has asparagus in it, forget what else is in there. so proud of myself, not snacking or dessert after dinner.
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Old 12-09-2011, 03:49 PM   #10
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I have to do something with the leftover buttermilk chicken...thinking stir fry or a chicken pot pie.
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