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Cheesy Grits Casserole – Inspired by a Kentucky Grandmother

Contains:  Grains, dairy, nightshade seasonings.  Is:  Gluten-free, filled with an ancestral touch, has a vegetarian option. My paternal grandmother passed away late winter of 1983. The dish I remember most of hers (and she had several old South recipes) was … Continue reading

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Mussels with GF Shirataki Noodles, Cheese, and Seasonings

Contains:  Shellfish, dairy, nightshades if you use the ancho powder.  Is:  Gluten-free, grain free, soy-free, quick and easy. About shirataki noodles:  They are made with Japanese white yams / konjac flour, although there is a brand that makes some of … Continue reading

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Garlic Shrimp Pecorino with Cabbage

Contains:  Shellfish, dairy, optional alcohol.  Is:  Quick and easy, gluten-free. (Unless you put it over wheat-containing pasta, or farro.)  When I dodged into the local small grocers in order to nab some dish detergent, I decided to see what other … Continue reading

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Soft Corn Tacos with Scallions, Pepper Jack, Avocado, Microgreens

Contains:  Dairy.  Is: Vegetarian, gluten-free, quick and easy. Well, earlier today I posted an omnivore taco, and now I am making a vegetarian one.  Photos here are more step by step (probably because I was less hungry, ya’think???) As always, … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo: Tex-Mex Style Vegetarian, Grain-Free Stuffed Peppers (feat. Black Beans)

Contains:  Legumes, nightshades, dairy.  Is:  Vegetarian, gluten-free, grain-free.   Yes, my stuffing of choice is based around legumes, specifically black beans.  Which are my favorite “hard” legume of all. For a bean challenge at CookingBites, I have decided to make … Continue reading

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Italian Savoy Cabbage and Fontina Rolls

Contains:  Dairy.  Is:  Gluten-free, vegetarian. Recipe from Autentico,  page 174, by Rolando Beramendi.  An Italian cookbook which truly impresses me. I meant to post a cookie recipe today for the Holidays (there are a lot – Christmas, Chanukah, Solstice, and … Continue reading

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Potato, Mushroom & Onion Casserole (with Cream and Parmesan Cheese)

Contains:  Dairy, nightshades.  Is:  Vegetarian, gluten-free.   A recipe from The City Tavern Cookbook:  Recipes from the Birthplace of American Cuisine, by Walter Staib.   This one is on page 218.  Part of the CookingBites Cookbook Game, #6.  Which is … Continue reading

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Food for Thought: Take Four

Back in 2014 – 2015, I ran a short periodic series, called Food for Thought.  News highlights from around the world of nutrition and foods, some parts serious, some parts facetious (civet poo, anyone)? I figured it time to have … Continue reading

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Eggplant (Aubergine) Roulade with Tomatillos

Contains: Nightshades, dairy.  Is: Gluten-free, vegetarian. Alas, I didn’t get my act together for my 7 AM EST usual deadline for my Friday Recipe.  First one of the year, too.  Been wanting to make an eggplant roulade for awhile, and … Continue reading

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Zoodle Seafood Alfredo

A two-part recipe:  The Alfredo sauce, of which I found a wonderful one on line, with a link to it.  And what I did with it on my ownsome to make a good seafood Alfredo in zoodles.  Oodles of zoodles???  … Continue reading

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