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Watercress Appetizer Soup

Previously, on tastingmenu.wordpress.com – * https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2016/01/13/on-appetizer-soups/ So, I was thinking about how I was going to go about making an appetizer watercress soup and maintain it’s pepperiness.  After doing some research, I realized that the cream of cauliflower soup I’d made for New Years Eve dinner was not unlike the preparation from The Complete Robuchon […]

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Yet Another Sample Weekly Menu

So here’s another sample menu of what my wife and I planned/prepared for the week of 25 May 2014! Su Red braised pork belly garlic sautee of shanghai greens and himejitake (‘princess mushroom’) garlic sautee of yu tsai Mo SRF Kobe ribeye Shallot Rhone Reduction, Baked Potato, Roasted Carrots,  Roasted Button Mushroom, Blanched  Broccolini Tu […]

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Scrambled Eggs (aka les oeufs brouillés)

I do decent fried eggs/omlettes, but every now and then I want scrambled eggs for breakfast.  Not the solid mass of stuff you get at hotel breakfast buffets, but the real soft, slighty wet creamy scramble that can be absorbed by some nice toast… I’ve tried making it over the years with inconsistent results.  So […]

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Gordon Ramsay’s Shallot Red Wine Sauce

Previously, on tastingmenu.wordpress.com – * https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2014/01/25/individual-beef-wellingtons/ So, I was thinking about the wellingtons I’d recently done and how I might go about improving the dish with a sauce.  A good friend of mine recently told me that Chef Ramsay had been serving the wellingtons with a dark (red wine?) sauce on episodes of Hell’s Kitchen.  […]

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Individual Beef Wellingtons

I started thinking about what I wanted to do for special occasions/holidays.  I finally came upon the notion of doing individual Wellingtons in honor of a dear long departed friend who made this festive dish for a crowd years ago.  After some searching, I finally came across Chef Gordon Ramsay’s version. [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PLr9_-tVyWbsk6LCowfwYllrPZ5t0wcLSU&v=FS8u1RBdf6I%5D The online recipe […]

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