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Thanksgiving – Roasted Turkey & Pan Gravy

Yes, you can brine your turkey and shove a goose, a chicken and a quail in its ass before smoking it in the hole you dug in the backyard filled with hot rocks and banana leaves – all wrapped in bacon. (I’m just guessing from a professional point of view what the food network has […]

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Thanksgiving – Chocolate Pecan Pie

My favorite Thanksgiving dessert. Chocolate Pecan Pie Ingredients Crust – Buy One! 1/2 cup chocolate chips nuts – can spice nuts… 2 TB flour 4 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 cup syrup 1 tsp vanilla 4 tb butter – melted 2 TB Bourbon – optional – Directions Par bake crust about […]

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Thanksgiving – Stuffing

Thought I would keep it simple today, since its Election Day in the States.   Giving Thanks

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Thanksgiving – Green Bean Casserole

Traditional green bean casserole Chef Grant style.  Not too much work to make our own cream of mushroom and amp up the flavors of this classic. Green Bean Casserole Ingredients 2 pounds fresh green beans  (Whole frozen beans work just fine.) 1/2 pound center cut bacon – chopped into large pieces 1 pound of mushrooms […]

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Thanksgiving – $50 Mac & Cheese

I call this $50 dollar mac & cheese because my mom asks for recipes, I give them and then there are comments about spending 50 dollars on cheese for one dish.  This one I think can get close to that if the good stuff is purchased. Trust me, its worth it.  This cheese combo is […]

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Giving Thanks

This Tuesday we will not be celebrating recipe Tuesday as I like to do each week. I thought about postponing the EATS! New Zealand post to make up for Tuesday or creating a Thai food post…but I want to talk about giving thanks. Every holiday is important in the Cansler household.  Birthdays illicit one or […]

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