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|Richard in Cincy||
I get to cook and bake!!!
Joined: Dec 12, 2005
Posted to Thread #30174 at 1:19 am on Mar 19, 2018
New Year's diets are boing.
I page through the new cookbooks (both volumes of BAKE are now in my library) and pine to be in the kitchen baking and making a mess. But the family is descending on me this coming weekend, and a big ALL-family dinner on Sunday, and I will spend this Friday baking and cooking to get ready! Get ready, set BAKE!!!
The plans thus far:
***Saturday Breakfast on the Buffet--Rise and Shine after late-Friday arrivals***
Maple Date Pecan Coffee Cake (Bake vol. II)
Hot Cross Buns (Bake vol. II)
Soft-Hard Boiled Egg Cups
Fresh-squeezed Orange Juice-Coffee-Tea
Tea Sandwiches: Cucumber, Smoked Salmon, Roast Beef, Turkey
Birthday Cake Scones (Bake vol. II)
Assorted House Jams
Tea Cakes: Italian Rainbow (homemade cherry jam from my tree--Bake vo. II), Pecan Tassies, Black Forest Thumbprints, Spitzbuben (homemade peach jam), Blueberry Cheesecake Macarons, Strawberry-Pineapple Swirl Macarons (homemade strawberry-pineapple jam).
With the Royal Doulton of course. No periwinkles, just lots of roses and gold. The granddaughters love this.
Roast Beef and Gravy (8 lb. top sirloin roast for $10 bucks at the IGA today!!!)
Buttered String Beans
Garden Salad with House Herb Vinaigrette
Butter Rolls (homemade in the Friday Frenzy of course)
Selection of Leftover Tea Party Sweets, Digestifs, and the house Cherry Bourbon Cordial
***Sunday Breakfast at Opas!***
Mimosas, Bloody Marys, Fresh-squeezed Orange Juice-Sekt
Baked German Apple Pancake
Cherry Compote (from my tree of course--3 more gallons of cherries in the freezer)
Sausages and Bacon (local of course)
***Family Potluck (hosting)***
We will set out:
Turkey Tetrazzini ( I scored a whole fresh turkey breast at the market)
ALL OF THE LEFTOVERS
And the Family Mitbringsel'n
ALL OF THE LEFTOVERS
Back to Chicago...
Gingerbread Waffles with Maple Syrup, Candied Violets from Demel's Vienna, Whipped Cream, and Rainbow Sprinkles
LEFTOVERS THAT ARE NOT EATEN WILL BE PACKAGED AND SENT HOME WITH YOU!!!!
Other messages in this thread:
- 30174. I get to cook and bake!!! - Richard in Cincy - 1:19am on 03/19/18 (3)
- What fun! I'm exhausted just thinking about it, but wish I was going to be eating there! [NT] - Melissa Dallas - 2:33am on 03/19/18
- WOW & double WOW! Hmm, Melissa, U've triggered a thought--I live close enough to Cincinnati 2 - wigs - 2:08pm on 03/19/18
- wigs - I have his address but I am not sharing because I want to go! [NT] - Music City Missy - 5:46pm on 03/19/18