Tag Archives: French

Twin Peaks Tuesday: Jerry’s Baguette with Brie & Butter

You know, I never intended for these Twin Peaks posts to be food-themed, but it makes sense since this is a food blog, and Twin Peaks is such a food-centric show. Proof: this scene where for about 2 minutes Ben … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Charlotte Russe

This is the third and final installment of 37. Beef Stroganoff. Thank the lord. And this is a dish where I actually took notes! But I didn’t take a picture of the recipe. So I have to type it all … Continue reading

Posted in 1970s, Dessert, Eggs, Food, International Cuisine, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

118. Crepes Suzette

Every time I hear “Crepes Suzette” I think of the theme song to the Patty Duke Show. I feel for you, girl. A hot dog makes me lose control, too. So Crepes Suzette. What is there to say besides “yum?” … Continue reading

Posted in 1970s, Brunch, Dessert, International Cuisine, Knuckle Food, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wiener Wednesday: Pork Sausage Croutes

The Marguerite Patten Recipe Cards have returned! And with a vengeance! Feast your eyes on this: Well, these definitely look…weird. But I wouldn’t expect anything less from Ms. Patten! Let me get this out of the way: I didn’t make … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BH&G Fondue and Table Top Cooking: Classic Cheese Fondue

Newsflash: November is National Fun with Fondue Month! So how fitting that I recently did a little fondue for 2! I have had a fondue pot for a while now but hadn’t had a good reason to bust it out–the … Continue reading

Posted in Food, International Cuisine, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

65. Cassoulet

As I worked on #65 I kept writing this down as ‘cassolette’ instead of ‘cassoulet.’ One is #65, a traditional French bean and meat casserole. The other one has something to do with a lady’s nether regions. Yeah. You read … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert, Food, Recipes, Retro Food, Retro Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

8. Quiche Lorraine (Swiss Cheese Pie)

First, I propose a toast. To me. This was my 25th meal. I have officially served dinner 25 times. I am about 20% towards my goal. So I raise my scotch and soda to myself. Em (Miz Yinzerella if you’re … Continue reading

Posted in Eggs, Fruit, Salad, Turkey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments