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recipe: gumbo z’herbes

I promised back in the day, I would give up my recipe for this so, I suppose it must be time to since it is indeed lent. This is a personal favorite for me, not because it is a family … Continue reading

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recipe: Jambalaya vert inspirer du Portugal

Another big snow storm, another long cook one pot meal. This combines my love of Iberian and Cajun cooking in my heritage and is truly an inspired by what I love out of both. It, like a lot of recipes, … Continue reading

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Recipe: Portions and why I don’t…

So in my recipes you’ll notice unlike Big Rob who does a blog with me (http://themetalchefs.wordpress.com) I do not give up how much of what I use. Rob (as a “trained” chef) was kind enough to point out that I … Continue reading

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recipe: egg noodles with ground meat and veggies

Came back from hiking today and really just wanted something pretty simple to throw into a one skillet meal. Gotta love the big heavy skillet, what a kitchen savior 1/2 medium vidalia onion 1 stalk celery 1/2 green bell pepper … Continue reading

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Recipe: Mac n’ Spiced Cheese

Mac and cheese is one of those comfort foods that it seems like everyone loves and has an opinion about. Personally, I really dislike having to make it out of the box with the pre-processed cheese and single layer of … Continue reading

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