Fish Cooked in Parchment

Fish Cooked in Parchment

From my site stats it appears that many of you like to cook fish. Roasted Salmon and Baked Sole Almondine are two very popular posts here on a scrumptious life.  So here’s another easy way to prepare fish – fish en papillote - sounds fancy huh?  It’s fish cooked in parchment paper.  It couldn’t be easier and your guests will be impressed with […]

Jerk Chicken Breasts

Jerk Chicken

I was recently lucky enough to spend a week in St Thomas with a couple of college roommates.  What a wonderful time!  Seven days of sun, fun, shopping, beaching and tropical drinks.  We tried several new (to us) restaurants during the week. A great lunch find was Cuzzin’s on  Back Street in downtown Charlotte Amalie.  They […]

Bacon for a crowd

baked bacon

It may not be politically correct, but I love bacon.  Not that turkey stuff, but real bacon. But preparing it for a crowd, the traditional way, can be such a mess that I used to shy away from serving it at a brunch. So, I was thrilled to learn a great way to prepare lots of bacon. The secret […]

Easy Hamburger Stroganoff

Easy Hamburger Stroganoff

I don’t know if it was the impending icestorm or watching all the Olympics from Russia, but I was in the mood for Hamburger Stroganoff.  This is a comfort food dish from my childhood and it couldn’t be easier. Yes, you could jush it up with sauted mushrooms, but I kept it simple – mostly […]

Cornbread Crusted Pork Chops

Cornbread Crusted Pork

One of the more popular posts on a scrumptious life is Picnic Chicken. This Cornbread Crusted Pork Chops recipe is another take on the same theme.  Center cut pork chops are dipped in melted butter and coated in crushed cornbread stuffing mix, then baked .  The result is a really tender pork chop. Perfect for company […]

Sweet Potato Crusted Fish

Sweet potato crusted fish

Last May I posted about Potato Crusted Cod.  At the time, I wondered how this dish would be using Sweet Potatoes.  Well, I’m happy to report that its delicious – I might even like it more than the original! I thought I’d share it with you today, as we all start the year wanting to […]

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