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Old 10-05-2015, 04:10 PM   #1
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What's for dinner? Monday 10-5-15

I'm in the mood for pasta today, but not a marinara based pasta dish.

I have fresh broccoli that needs using up, a wedge of parm, and I found some vacuum sealed leftover rotisserie chicken in the freezer, so I think it'll be Broccoli Chicken Alfredo. I usually use half and half for the alfredo sauce, but I'm out so will have to use whole milk.

What's on your plate for this evening?


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Old 10-05-2015, 04:18 PM   #2
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Grilled sirloin steak, spinach pasta with pesto (Trader Joe's), and a green salad.

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Old 10-05-2015, 04:34 PM   #3
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Grilled pimento cheese sandwiches and pasta salad. The cheese recipe came from this months BA mag. I made up the salad dressing using mayo, Marzetti's coleslaw dressing, French's yellow mustard, cider vinegar, S&P.
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Old 10-05-2015, 04:36 PM   #4
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Broccoli beef stir-fry.
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Old 10-05-2015, 04:42 PM   #5
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DH is tennising tonight, so I'll probably finish up the other half of a chicken sammie, along with some coleslaw.
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Old 10-05-2015, 04:42 PM   #6
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A quick trip to the deli for some rare roast beef, re-routing yesterday's onion soup and magic under the broiler to melt some jarlsberg swiss on top of the roast beef. Fish out some onions to top and the soup becomes au jus. Voila'= French dip sammies.
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Old 10-05-2015, 05:26 PM   #7
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Fried pork chops, mashed potatoes and stewed tomatoes.
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Old 10-05-2015, 05:31 PM   #8
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Old 10-05-2015, 05:36 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by Andy M. View Post

TB had Italian sausages with peas and tomatoes while I had the leftover wonton soup from my birthday dinner last night. Probably more Chinese food will make my evening meal.
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Old 10-05-2015, 06:34 PM   #10
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Mushroom, swiss burger & potato pancakes w/ apple sauce.


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