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Old 07-15-2012, 12:12 PM   #1
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Snack time!!

I was reading and posting about the smoked mackerel and then read about pasta, shrimp and strawberries and I decided it was time to see what I could find in the 'fridge.
Now I often use leftovers in what Mrs Hoot says are "weird" combinations, to put it politely. Some turn out good, others not so much.
In the 'fridge I find some leftover tossed salad, and some pasta from last night's dinner. (We were expecting a crowd...but we ended up with a crowd of one guest. So we have some extra stuff left over.)
I sautéed some of the tossed salad (lettuce, tomato wedges and onions) in some olive oil....
Added some chipotle powder, a few drops of fish sauce, a generous amount of cayenne hot sauce.Threw in some of the pasta and a little feta cheese, for good measure. Stirred it around for a few minutes. Salt and pepper to taste. And it turned out mighty good!
Mrs Hoot just looked at me sideways, like she does from time to time and said, "It's a wonder your stomach doesn't stage a revolt!"
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Old 07-15-2012, 12:20 PM   #2
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Hoot,

I am pleased my tagliatelli, strawberries and shrimp recipe has inspired such a fun post to begin ...

Have fun ... I am curious what some of the other members shall come up with too.

Kind regards.
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Old 07-15-2012, 12:34 PM   #3
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slice of pound cake with blueberries
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Old 07-15-2012, 11:47 PM   #4
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Black beans, salsa, and cheese in a whole wheat tortilla. Yum!
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Just discovered Hawkins hard cheesies dipped into Queso cheese sauce! Better than tortilla chips! YUMMMMM!
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Old 07-16-2012, 02:15 AM   #6
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extra sharp cheddar, dollop of spicy mustard, and chopped raw onion on a rustic wheat cracker.

great with an ice cold beer.
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Old 07-16-2012, 06:28 AM   #7
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extra sharp cheddar, dollop of spicy mustard, and chopped raw onion on a rustic wheat cracker.

great with an ice cold beer.

Now that sounds just right...mebbe a few smoked oysters on the side.
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Just discovered Hawkins hard cheesies dipped into Queso cheese sauce! Better than tortilla chips! YUMMMMM!
Oh!!! I need to try this!
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Old 07-16-2012, 07:48 PM   #9
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Oh, I have another...peppered smoked salmon on crackers! One of my favorite snacks!
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Peanut butter, chocolate, & banana S'mores.
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