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Old 04-04-2011, 10:35 AM   #1
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What's for Dinner Monday, April 4?

These days it is rare that we have company; visitors are all but banned. But tonight we are having some friends over for dinner and uchre. I am fixing a crock pot rotisserie chicken, a whopping 7 1/4 pounder back yard raised chicken, some sweet potatoes are supporting the chicken in the crock pot, need to think about some bread, and carrot cake for break time in the card games. They are bringing a salad.

What's happening for your supper meal?


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Old 04-04-2011, 10:38 AM   #2
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Gonna try making crab rangoon for the first time. Pork fried rice will round out the meal.

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Old 04-04-2011, 11:07 AM   #3
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Haven't decided yet. Maybe butternut squash soup. Have some mayo rolls left over from yesterday. Also have some chicken and mushroom sauce.

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Old 04-04-2011, 11:16 AM   #4
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My early best guess is grilled shrimp enchiladas with molé.
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Old 04-04-2011, 03:58 PM   #5
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going to bake or roast? a cornish game hen. it is 80 degrees right now. so will use convection oven on my micro. have done before when didn't want to heat house with oven. comes out great. stuffing, and gravy and broccoli. can't seem to get goodies baked for dessert, to hot. oh well, don't need em anyway.
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Old 04-04-2011, 04:00 PM   #6
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I already ate--cream of mushroom and cheese soup.
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Old 04-04-2011, 04:06 PM   #7
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BBQ Chicken we made on Saturday. Quinoa and zucchini side dish, lettuce/tomato/avocado salad.

My first time to cook and eat Quinoa!!
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Old 04-04-2011, 04:14 PM   #8
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Probably going to have grilled cheese with the chicken soup I made yesterday. Got a sore throat and sniffles and not much energy.
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Old 04-04-2011, 05:28 PM   #9
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Monday is curry night at our house. Tonight I'm trying a couple of Anjum Anand's recipes for Bengali dishes: Coconut Prawns, and a Butternut Squash and Chickpea stew.

If it looks good, I'll post a photo.
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Old 04-04-2011, 06:12 PM   #10
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Baked potatoes with choice of toppings, steamed cauliflower and broccoli, and grilled kielbasa.

Quoth the chicken, "Fry some more."
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