Tag Archive for Vegetables

Bechamel, Pasta and Keilbasa with Vegetables

Henry made this dinner while we were staying in our Laguna house on vacation.  I added the vegetables.  He learned how to make béchamel and added parmesan for the sauce.  I can’t remember the ratios for the béchamel but he did a good job.  It tasted great with the smoked sausage.  I hadn’t eaten that stuff for a long time.…

Vegetable Pastrami Soup

I have been playing with pastrami lately!  I am so happy they are making so many delicious meats uncured and without nitrites!  All the flavor and none of the scary stuff.  Trader Joes sells this and I keep buying it.  I had a Rosemary Ham phase and now I am in the pastrami phase of experimentation.  This soup turned out…

Shepherd’s Pie

This wasn’t the traditional Shepherds Pie.  Henry and I were looking at what we had in the kitchen and this is what we came up with.  Henry started the project and then abandoned it halfway and I picked up and took over and then Henry added his finishing touch.  It was an interesting group effort that turned out better than…

Vegetable Soup and Chicken

I had way too much produce in the refrigerator and needed to make good use of it before it all went bad so this was the easiest and healthiest solution.  Vegetable soup!  I had a bunch of fresh herbs, too! I decided to throw in everything at once, even the whole stalks of rosemary, thyme and Italian parsley.  I should…