Category Archives: Slow food and art in the kitchen

Sweet Potato Chapati Recipe – A story of learning to make Chapatis

Hand made Chapatis are not difficult to make. Here’s my notes on using sweet potato in the recipe. Long ago and far away I learned to make chapatis. Continue reading

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Fiesta Friday #243 Farmers’ Market = Fresh Baby Ginger

This week I will be cohosting Kunstkitchen’s Blog with Becky @ Bubbly Bee  The Fiesta Friday get together is made up of cooks from all over the world. This is an invitation to read or share your recipes and culture with … Continue reading

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Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Soup Recipe = Autumn is here!

It’s in the 50s today in the Northland. Rain for 5 days or more. Well it’s time for soup! This one is made with milk instead of cream. The addition of rice helps to thicken the soup. The recipe is … Continue reading

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Corn Muffin Recipe from the Gold Cook Book by Chef Louis P. De Gouy

This story is about the cookbook find of my life. The Gold Cook Book is from 1947. It is more than 2 inches thick. The Introduction to it is by Oscar of the Waldorf Astoria.  It begins: “The tasty savoriness … Continue reading

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Basil Blight = Minneapolis Farmers Market News

Basil Blight = Minneapolis Farmers Market News This summer my trips to the Farmers Market in Minneapolis I searched for herbs to dry. Each time I’d peruse some of the usual herb growers there was no Basil to be had … Continue reading

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