Tag Archives: Chardonnay

Grilled swordfish; citrus/avocado salad; rice; and a great wine match – 30 December 2011

I cooked a recipe/meal from a cookbook from Tsunami in Memphis, given to us by R&E. I had cooked this before. When our friend V gave D several perfectly ripe avocados, I decided to use one in this meal. Good … Continue reading

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Leftover chicken breast with mayo-dijon-lemon sauce; Thai jasmine rice; sugar snap peas with mint – 26 December 2011

D looked through the fridge this morning and found pork from yesterday and chicken from late last week. We decided to use up the chicken tonight and the pork for lunch tomorrow. I reheated the single chicken-breast-slice (I had cut … Continue reading

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Chicken, beef, salads, and gnocchi at a friend’s birthday party – 26 June 2011

And the winner is…. the gnocchi, covered in a light creamy basil sauce. Also a tasty roast beef, a tomato-covered chicken, a very nice roasted potato, greens with dressing, and a Greek salad. It was a fine meal, with a … Continue reading

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Pseudo-pizza on Acme herb slab – 12 May 2011

D made this quick and easy dinner using an Acme Bread “herb slab” cut in half crosswise as the pizza dough. He just topped it and broiled it to melt the cheese, and it was done. This is actually a … Continue reading

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Chicken piccata and rice; frozen peas; salad – 3 January 2011

I was trying to make stuff for my Mom and brother that was different, tasty, and easy, since Mom has complained about being bored with what she cooks all the time. Unfortunately, this super-easy dish from epicurious was a bit … Continue reading

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