Tag: side

27
Jun
2008

Onion Topping Better Than Green Beans

My wife exclaimed that while the green beans are “good,” the onions are “fab! Just like onion rings!” I tossed together some green bean casserole last night for dinner. Just some frozen haricot verts, parboiled for 5 minutes, and some…

04
May
2008

Corn on the Cob

As far as I’m concerned, there are only two ways to make corn on the cob … the good way, and the better way. The good way has you boiling a pot of water with a handful of salt and…

31
Dec
2007

Potato Gratin

Traditionally, this recipe calls for shredded gruyere cheese, but jack cheese, or even smoked gouda works well, too. If you want to save some calories, you can replace the cream with either milk or chicken stock that’s been thickened on…

23
Dec
2007

Creamed Shallots

A nice side dish for steaks or roasted chicken. 10-12 shallots 1 tsp. salt 1 T sugar 2 oz Gruyere cheese, shredded 2 oz cream salt & pepper ¼ t thyme Clean the shallots by slicing each end, and peeling…