Food For Thought – Meringues

“Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.” -Woody Allen I love meringue cookies. Made well, they melt in your mouth. Ingredients  3 large egg whites 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar 3/4 cup superfine sugar 1/2 … [Read more…]

Food For Thought – Chili

“Rain or Snow, / To Chili go, / You’ll find it so,/ For ought we know./Time will show.” – Ben Franklin I love chili. It’s such an incredibly versatile dish and seeing every one’s take it is always interesting. Ingredients 1.5 lbs of browned ground turkey (browned in some olive oil and Worcester sauce) 1 … [Read more…]

Food For Thought – Apple Crisp

“In Hollywood, the women are all peaches. It makes one long for an apple occasionally.” – William Somerset Maugham Continuing in my trend of making Alton Brown recipes, I tried his version of apple crisp. I love baked apples: apple pie, apple dumplings, apple danishes, you name it. Ingredients  ¾ C plain oatmeal ¾ C … [Read more…]