One Pot Cooking for Men

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Category: Comfort

Cheesy Green Chili Rice Casserole with Jalapeno Cheddar Bratwurst

Recently we enjoyed a fine evening with some dear friends that featured a cheesy green chili rice casserole with jalapeño cheddar bratwurst! It was tasty, rich and a really great family style meal. Our friend Peg prepared baked salmon, salad and a rice side dish that I could have eaten single handedly. My wife, Stella […]

German Sausage with Sauerkraut in Beer

This recipe for Anita’s German sausage with sauerkraut in beer is wonderful comfort food. Remember way back in the 1960’s, when people still thought science was a pretty good idea, the Russelmann family of New York, enjoying a quiet Sunday afternoon reading the Schenectady Gazette, happened upon a recipe for Choucroute Garnie. Choucroute Garnie means […]

Chocolate Chip Carrot and Banana Muffins with Pecans

I’m thinking chocolate chip, carrot, banana muffins with pecans, why you ask? Because I simply can’t take a steady diet of the nightly news. I really thought we’d evolved a little farther up the evolutionary ladder, but sadly no. That said, there are a great many things I do not care for, misogynists, racists, haters, […]

Rosarito Beach Tacos – Healthy Version

In my LA play the game days I found myself in Rosarito Beach, Mexico one weekend eating Rosarito beach tacos with an insanely clever West Coast oil trader who was really quite unhinged when it came to having a good time. Our wives were with us, and much to my surprise, everyone seemed to have […]

Rustic Oatmeal “Overnight” Artisan Bread

I’ve made a lot of bread, lately I’ve abandoned kneading and am baking a rustic oatmeal “overnight” artisan bread loaf.  Now, I forget why, but back when my sister and I were kids we’d head over to our grandparent’s house many days after school and on Thursdays my grandmother would always be baking bread. I […]

Banana Bread with Walnuts and Mini Chocolate Chips

Banana bread with walnuts and mini chocolate chips, I can smell it now. Growing up I became accustomed to the smell of baking bread when I entered my grandmother’s house after school. There’s something about the smell of fresh baked bread. It sparks memories and fills the heart with great comfort and a feeling of […]