I am always looking for new ways to use my sourdough starter. I wanted to do a sweet muffin so I converted a recipe from the Kelloggs www.allbran.ca site, Harvest Apple Muffins. I reduced the flour and milk and added a cup of sourdough starter. Continue reading Sourdough Harvest Apple Muffins
I really like baking with sourdough. However, it has the downside of needing to be fed once a week. That means taking starter out and refilling the starter with more flour and water. What do you do with the extra starter? I really like cheese muffins so I decided to try and make a sourdough version with the sourdough starter I removed. Continue reading Sourdough Cheese Muffins
The latest thing amongst smokers are burgers formed around the bottom of a can and stuffed. They look great but I thought you could do the same with a small amount of breakfast sausage and made a great appetizer. Sausage Cups are the result. Continue reading Sausage Cups
I like muffins for breakfast. There, I’ve said it. They aren’t necessarily the healthiest breakfast in the world, particularly the sweet cake type, over sized muffins sold in coffee shops and supermarkets these days. These cheese muffins are savory muffins that are a nice size. The recipe is decades old. I don’t know where it came from. I only know I like it. Continue reading Cheese Muffins
She Who Must Be Obeyed must love me. She made me Rhubarb Pecan Muffins. This is a recipe she has been making for years and I always look forward to a batch. Continue reading Rhubarb Pecan Muffins
I have been a member of Smoking Meat Forums for some time now and I have learned a lot and have found many great ideas. One of the most creative members is Bearcarver. He came up with a method for making a spicy beef loaf to cut up into snacks. It is wonderful and the link to his post making them is:
I have tweaked his recipe to my tastes and added a bit of pork as I like the taste and texture it gives. Continue reading Pepperoni Snacks, Thanks Bearcarver
Recently, She Who Must Be Obeyed and I celebrated our 39th anniversary. Don’t congratulate me, it was easy. I just did what I was told. Continue reading Rhubarb Matrimonial Cake. Perfect for an Anniversary
I slipped on the ice and hurt my back. Nothing serious but a four course meal was out of the question. It was time for our fall back emergency meal, pizza. Continue reading Emergency Meal, Pizza
I got a coupon that gave me a discount on cheese. With that coupon, it only cost me a portion of the national debt to buy some. Continue reading Time To Smoke Cheese!
She Who Must Be Obeyed and I needed a snack while watching TV last night. We could have opened a bag of chips or some candies. Instead, a few low salt Triscuit crackers, slices of homemade Andouille and home smoked cheddar cheese made a delicious snack in seconds.
Another example of preparing your own food making life easy and tasty!
The Old Fat Guy