Family Meal

Seared Spiced Pork Tenderloin and Sweets

By on May 7, 2018

Pork tenderloins – marinaded in a heady brine, seared on the stovetop and finished in a fast oven.   Sweets on the side, simply prepped with salt, cracked pepper…

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Nina’s Bruschetta Chicken Thighs

By on April 14, 2018

Here’s a great one re-created from a lovely dinner party courtesy Nina and Hank.   It’s exactly what you would think, and so nice – bruschetta toppings sautéed together…

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Seared Venison over Polenta with Wild Mushroom Ragu

By on March 28, 2018

Can never pass up venison on a menu, and thanks to S’s colleague from work I’ve landed a loin to cook up at home.  A light slick of olive…

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Night of the Seven Fishes- Dish One

By on December 31, 2017

For a number of years we’ve threatened to trot out the seven fishes for Christmas Eve, and this year we made it happen.  Here’s dish numero uno – deviled…

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NYC Greek Night Menu

By on November 26, 2017

Here’s our family dinner menu the night before Thanksgiving.  The dips were a hit….