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Thanksgiving in Pictures – Some Highlights

By on November 29, 2012

Gobble Gobble!  A big day here at Gotham Home Table.  
The menu, developed over the course of several generations, is somewhat fixed.   Old standbys include mashed potatoes ‘with’ — with sour cream, butter, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and white pepper.   Stuffing ‘with’, as in with sausage. We…


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Court Bouillon for Seafood Boil. And Surf Wipeout.

By on July 17, 2012

Whether it’s a big-ol’ 4th of July lobster boil or a more refined three-way lobster tasting course, a court bouillon amps up the lobstery-ness of our crustacean friends.  And sends a nice aroma around the house (or backyard boil).  A seasoned vegetable stock with seafood-friendly flavors.  Here’s the start…


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Easter Dinner Part III – Lamb and Gravy

By on May 21, 2011

Ok, people.   On to the lamb and gravy.   We are rolling out a leg of lamb this year, which was kind of shocking in its size upon arrival.   Boneless, and still over 9 pounds!  Wow, I hope everyone really likes lamb.
The Prep:
The night before, create a…


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Easter Dinner Part II – Tri-Butter Veggie Platter

By on May 14, 2011

So we are done with the soup and popover course, on to the main meal! Let’s start with the veggie platter – three veg with three different compound butters:

Green Beans with Orange Butter
Cauliflower with Caper Butter
Carrots with Dill Butter

 
As in the prior course, most of this is do-ahead…


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Easter Dinner – Popover and Soup Course

By on May 5, 2011

So for this one, we are going on the road.  I’ve packed my stick blender and my popover pan.  Ready to rock-n-roll this Easter dinner.  Let’s take this a course at a time, the next post will start the main meal.  I’ll exclude the appies/finger foods here, but we…

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