Category Archives: Beef

Italian Stuffed Flank Steak

I have made this several times over the past years from the always reliable The New Basics. It’s a nice main dish for a crowd that you can make ahead of time. Our Christmas Eve theme was “stuffed” so this … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup

French onion soup is definitely the perfect solution for being holed up on a snowy weekend.  This soup is so easy to make and tastes so good when you use good ingredients.  I followed Deb’s recipe on, which is … Continue reading

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Christmas 2012

We had Christmas Eve at our house. For starters: amaretto cranberry cosmos Hanky pankys -(of course) Shrimp crab cakes smoked salmon with fixings For Dinner: Ham and rolls Macaroni and cheese Winter Greens gratin Purple cole slaw (MOM or somebody … Continue reading

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Northern Italian Beef Stew

Northern Italian Beef Stew Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 pounds lean top round, trimmed and cut into 1-inch cubes 2 large sweet onions, diced 2 cups large chunks of celery 4 large carrots, peeled and cut into large … Continue reading

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Christmas dinner only means one thing…. Rib Roast.  Yes.

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Beef Marinade

this is the traditional Holzheimer/Davis English Cut marinade but works well with all meats 1 ½ cups oil ¾ cup soy sauce ¼ cup Worchester sauce 2 T. dry mustard 2 ¼ t. salt 1 T. black pepper ½ cup … Continue reading

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Wine Braised Beef

Bon Appetit 6 servings 3 T. olive oil 2 lbs. .beef chuck roast, in 1 inch cubes 1 large onion, minced ¼ c. chopped Italian parsley 3 garlic cloves, chopped ¼ t. ground cloves ¼ t. cinnamon ¼ t. allspice … Continue reading

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