Turkey Soup (Thanksgiving Leftovers)

> > Yesterday’s turkey dinner had left me with some turkey and orzo with “stuff”. I also had chicken soup from the previous day in the fridge, so putting this (very delicious) meal on the table took all of five minutes of heating up leftovers, plating them and adding an egg yolk and fresh cilantro […]

Perfection In A Bowl – Leftover Veggies Soup

> > > Some of my favorite dishes are the ones that come together without set ingredients, without planning and without recipes. I just go to the fridge and/or cupboard, look what’s available and what needs to be used, and just throw together what I think will fit and taste delicious. Such was the case […]

Bragging Alert !!! Best Turkey-Leftovers Sandwich – Ever !

> > It is my firm believe that leftovers should be as good as the original dish it derived from. Yesterday I prepared this sandwich and I am convinced that not only is it the best left-over turkey sandwich, but also one of the best turkey dishes overall, period 🙂 I usually prepare other dishes from […]

Duck & Glass Vermicelli Soup – Leftover’s Made Into A Feast

> > Whenever  I steam meats, seafood or vegetables, I never discard the broth but transform it into a delicious soup or sauce. When I steamed a duck for “Crispy Fried Duck With Dirty Rice Sticks” a few weeks back, I strained the stock and saved the trimmings from the duck to use for this great […]

” Leftovers “

Here is a little suggestion how to turn leftovers into a gorgeous 5 minute meal. Bon Appetit ! Life is Good ! http://youtu.be/iXmg_8BaZIs

Breakfast Of Champions # 69 – “Tortilla With Chorizo”

> > > Today was a very special day for me and there was a possibility that the day would not end as I had planned for the past year and a half. Because of that and the resulting tension, I was not able to sleep last night and the night before, so by the […]

Toasted Focaccia Sandwich With Veal & Pickled Onions

. . When I have leftovers (meat, seafood, pasta, rice, veggies) in the fridge, rather than just reheat it the next day and have the same dish again, I prefer to create a new, different dish with it. Therefore, the  braised veal breast  from the other day became today’s spectacular, highly satisfying “Toasted Focaccia Sandwich With […]

Turkey For Singles

> > > Because I live alone with Bella,  I have  we have  the luxury of only eating what  I love  we love  to eat the most. (Bella tend’s to agree with my choices, so when it comes to Thanksgiving turkey, only  my   our  favorite part, the wing, will be present in our feast. As for the side dish, […]

Cha Siu, Cabbage And Noodle Soup

> > > > During my shopping trips to Foodtown Supermarket in Davie, about 5 minutes drive from my home, I usually go to their cooked food section, which has a great selection of Chinese roasted meat – Peking duck, cha siu, roast chicken, etc. I usually buy my dinner there, which I did a […]

Cork Screw Pasta With Chicken And Vegetables In Curried Coconut Cream

> > > Leftover pasta. What to do with it ? Usually, most folks just pop it in the microwave with a bit of sauce (or ketchup?? ) 🙂 Or maybe cook it up in a pan with some eggs ? How about doing this easy, sexy beauty next time ! I had some left over […]