Posts Tagged ‘bacon’

Greens and Beans with Polenta

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012
Spinach and Cannellini Beans with Fontina Polenta

Spinach and Cannellini Beans with Fontina Polenta

Greens and Beans with Polenta

Loosely adapted from Lidia Cooks from the Heart of Italy by Lidia Bastianich

Though this dish may not sound flavorful and exciting, it packs a good flavor punch.  Throw in some garlic, pancetta, and cheese and it turns beans and spinach into a savory delightful and warming comfort food.
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Breakfast Tacos

Friday, July 13th, 2012
Breakfast Taco with Bacon and Egg

Breakfast Taco with Bacon and Egg

Breakfast Tacos

I have wanted to make these breakfast tacos for a long time. We finally made breakfast tacos a few weeks ago when we had leftovers from taco night. It’s a lot of tacos for one weekend, but who doesn’t like tacos?
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Savory Oatmeal

Saturday, February 4th, 2012
More Savory Oatmeal with Bacon

More Savory Oatmeal with Bacon

Savory Oatmeal

Adapted from Essential Pepin by Jaques Pepin

This is a delightful and refreshing take on oatmeal.  This savory version is warm and hearty, perfect for a cold, winter day.  We plan on sprinkling some sharp cheddar cheese on top the next time we make this wonderful breakfast dish.
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Bacon, Date, and Rosemary Scones

Saturday, November 12th, 2011
Bacon Date and Rosemary Scones

Bacon Date and Rosemary Scones

Bacon, Date, and Rosemary Scones

Here is a slightly sweet, but mostly savory scone, great for breakfast.  The smoky, salty bacon contrasts beautifully with the chewy, sweet dates for a sweet and salty snack.
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Cheesy, Bacon Potato Skins with Crème Fraiche

Friday, October 28th, 2011
Potato Skin with Cheddar and Bacon

Potato Skin with Cheddar and Bacon

Football Food Friday

Cheesy, Bacon Potato Skins with Crème Fraiche

Of course potato skins are a classic sports bar food.  Make some at home and top with whatever ingredients you wish.  There is loads of room for creativity.  Here’s a classic meaty, cheesy, combination.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
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