Posts Tagged ‘throwback’

Savory Potato Salad with Bacon

Thursday, May 26th, 2011
Savory Bacon Potato Salad

Savory Bacon Potato Salad

Thursday Throwback

Savory Potato Salad with Bacon

This recipe was based loosely on my husband’s favorite potato salad from Lunardi’s.  I say loosely, because I have only had it once or twice, and not recently.  So I just gave it a shot.  The key is using some of the bacon grease in the dressing mixture.
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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Thursday, April 28th, 2011


Pineapple Upside Down Cake Close Up

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Close Up

Thursday Throwback

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Adapted from Gourmet magazine

Pineapple Upside Down Cake, normally cooked in a cast iron skillet, can also be cooked in a round cake pan.  The oozy caramel sugar syrup glazes over the pineapple and cake, creating the perfect topping.  Served warm with ice cream and you have an old fashioned classic favorite!
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Sloppy Joes

Thursday, March 31st, 2011
Sloppy Joe

Sloppy Joe

Sloppy Joes

Here’s this month’s Thursday Throwback – drippy, messy, sweet and tangy Sloppy Joes.  A classic kids and adults will both enjoy.  Serve with some coleslaw and baked beans (recipe below) for a complete meal.
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Chicken Pot Pie

Thursday, February 24th, 2011
Cooked Chicken Pot Pie

Cooked Chicken Pot Pie

Thursday Throwback – Chicken Pot Pie

Here’s a classic, hearty winter dish.  Perfect for using leftover chicken and other vegetables left in the refrigerator.  It makes a lot, so it’s also great to make early in the week.  Roast a chicken on Saturday, make the pot pie on Sunday, and you have lunch and/or dinner for a few days during the week.
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Salisbury Steak with Onion Gravy

Thursday, January 27th, 2011
Salisbury Steak with Peas, Carrots, and Applesauce

Salisbury Steak with Peas, Carrots, and Applesauce

Adapted from a Rachel Ray recipe

Here’s this month’s Thursday Throwback – tender and juicy Salisbury Steak with thick, creamy Onion Gravy.  Serve this dish with peas and carrots and homemade applesauce for a homemade “TV dinner”.
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