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Old 09-28-2016, 05:32 PM   #1
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What's for dinner? Wednesday 9-28-16

I'm oven roasting some chicken thighs, seasoned with Penzeys BBQ3000 and a little extra roasted garlic. Either asparagus or broccoli will be a veggie side (need to see which needs used up first), and I have a hankering for roasted potatoes so that will be on the menu, too.

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Old 09-28-2016, 05:42 PM   #2
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Old 09-28-2016, 06:02 PM   #3
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DH is on day 3 of his business dinners, so just me again. Got a nice head of cauliflower, so as is my wont, I made enough roasted cauliflower cheese soup to feed a dozen.
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Old 09-28-2016, 06:17 PM   #4
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We grilled a whole chicken Sunday, so I used some of it tonight. Sautéed celery and bell peppers, then added a can of cream of chicken soup mixed with mustard, thyme and sage and a couple cups of diced chicken. Will be serving it over mashed potatoes made in the Instant Pot.
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Old 09-28-2016, 06:27 PM   #5
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We had a salad, plus fresh homemade pasta with a bag from the freezer of the multimeat bolognese from DDD that I copycatted.
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Old 09-28-2016, 07:01 PM   #6
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Picked up a couple of ribeyes on sale for $5.99/Lb Choice grade end cuts. Grilled them tonight and they were outstanding! SO and I had steamed broccoli and I had some l/o pilaf and a beer.
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Old 09-28-2016, 07:14 PM   #7
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Grilled skirt steak and creamed spinach.
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Old 09-28-2016, 07:14 PM   #8
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I spent all day in the "big city" playing with my best friend, so I put some beast in the crock-pot. Added some chopped onions, a can of mushroom pieces (drained) and a can of cream of mushroom soup. Sprinkled half an envelope of dry onion soup mix over all and let everything get acquainted while I was out.

House smelled great and all I had to do was to cook some taters for mashing and cook a green veggie. Great day and came home to an old-fashioned comfort meal. More of the wonderful Breyer's ice cream.
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Old 09-28-2016, 07:17 PM   #9
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Turkey verde. I was kind of itching for something very different tonight. Pressure cooked turkey tenderloins in a tomatillo sauce, served over rice. I had no idea how this would turn out, as I've never cooked with tomatillos before. Happy with the results, and will do it again. I'm thinking pork next time.
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Old 09-28-2016, 07:57 PM   #10
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My local Major League baseball team scored 5+ runs yesterday. That means my local Papa Johns pizza is 50% off today! I'll go in and pick it up and pay $8 for a medium sausage and onion pizza. I'll get two meals out of it.

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