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Wiener piglets – Little hotdogs

Another guest post by Sander. (btw, Sander’s opinion on ketchup is not mine!!!) Wieners – or hot dogs, as they are known in the United States – are nice-tasting fully cooked sausages. You can do about ten thousand foods with them … Continue reading

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Boiled fava beans.. the best beer snack

[ This post is written by Sander, expressing his profound love of beans and beer ;) ] There are many  great snacks to go with beer – potato chips, cheese, various nuts, smoked ribs, pork rinds, pepper sausages and many, many more. … Continue reading

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Hot milk with honey

Everybody has bad memories about their childhood, when they were forced to drink hot milk with honey and onions… ewwwwwww!! But do try it without onions – just milk and honey. It is incredibly good – and also, the one … Continue reading

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Roosamanna (Semolina Pudding) (Our Thanksgiving dessert)

Thanksgiving dessert is traditionally pumpkin pie.  I was all prepared to make it for our Thanksgiving – all the ingredients purchased and ready to go… that is until my son insisted on Roosamanna.  It’s a simple dessert, and one that … Continue reading

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Cheesy Goodness

One of my favorite comfort foods has no real name.. at least, not that I know of. We just call them “cheese-mayo-sour-cream sandwiches”. I got this recipe from Sander, who likes them quite a lot, and has been making them … Continue reading

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Buckwheat Porridge – recipe by DukeLupus

(Updated November 27, 2008) Buckwheat used to be hugely popular in the United States – it was grown on more then 4000 km2 in 1918, but then its popularity declined sharply. It is still extremely popular in North and East Europe. … Continue reading

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