German Potato Pancakes (Kartoffelpuffer) was one of the delicious introductions to my father’s culture that he shared with his family as we were growing up. There were a number of German dishes that he made over the years (Schnitzel und Spaetzle, Kaiserschmarren, and Strammer Max being some of my favorites), but these potato cakes have … More German Potato Pancakes (Kartoffelpuffer)
I have attempted, for the first time, to whip up a batch of dill pickles. My husband is convinced that whenever I’m pregnant I will be hooked on peanut butter and dill pickle sandwiches. Well, I’m not sure about that, but his reasoning behind that is based off of my love of pickles! I’ve always … More Pickling Success!!
Some friends of ours are regular crabbers. Unfortunately, every time they invite us to go along with them we have something else going on. The most recent crabbing adventure they embarked on resulted in a plentiful crop of crabs which they served at a barbecue later in the week. They had so much left over … More Mouthwatering Crab Cakes
Fresh bread straight out of the oven. The exterior is perfectly golden brown and crusty, breaking in cracks in all the right places, while the delectable interior is perfectly fluffy, moist, and steaming with perfection. Your house smells like an old world bakery, and all inhabitants are salivating in anticipation. There is simply nothing better … More Rustic Country Bread