One Pot Cooking for Men

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Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

Historically speaking I love comfort food and today I’m talking green chili chicken enchiladas.  Now, I’m not a particularly mature human being, nor am I all that interested in being one. I like to mind my own business and am generally unaware of surrounding events. I clean up my own yard and have tried all […]

Savory Quinoa, Kale and Parmesan Quiche with Brown Rice Crust

I confess that I prefer savory vegetarian meals to virtually all others and today’s recipe of a savory quinoa, kale and parmesan quiche with a brown rice crust reflects the savory I crave without the meat.  Unless we’re talking about a meat centric dish, i.e., barbeque, most meat based protein (bacon excepted) serves mostly as […]

Homemade Peanut Butter

I make my own homemade peanut butter.  Fact is, I don’t eat peanut butter because it’s good for me. Nor do I eat peanut butter because one study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that consuming 2 tablespoons of peanut butter at least 5 days a week can lower the risk […]

Yogurt

Let’s talk yogurt. Why? Because I don’t get it. I mean, I get it a little. A cold mango lassi on a hot day, sure. Artichokes with Parmesan served under a black pepper yogurt dipping sauce, of course. Adding a pint of plain yogurt (sure, try finding a “pint” of plain full fat yogurt) to […]

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 […]

Pasta Ortolano

One of my wife’s favorite meals is pasta ortolano and one of our favorite places to eat in Austin, Texas is Mandola’s Italian Market. We’ve enjoyed many delicious meals there with our good friends Susan and Joe (we miss you guys). The other day my wife was longing for her favorite Mandola’s dish “Spaghettini Ortolano” […]

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