Category Archives: Beef

Filet Mignon

Cooking the perfect steak is not an easy task. Getting the temperature just right takes practice. I spent many years of my life as a vegetarian and now that I am eating meat again, filet mignon is my favorite cut … Continue reading

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Beef Stew in Red Wine Sauce

How can you go wrong when a piece of meat simmers in a bottle of delicious red wine all day? This recipe is Jacques Pepin’s and found on http://www.foodandwine.com. Cooked this one many times and it always tastes delicious. Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Taco Salad

I’ve tried every diet out there. After I had my children I had 20 lbs to lose after each one. The only diet that worked, with exercise of course, was the Suzanne Somers diet. In the process I bought 2 … Continue reading

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Braised Short Ribs

This is a recipe from one of my co-workers who happens to be a fabulous cook. We have lost touch so hopefully he doesn’t mind me sharing it with you. I’ve made it several times and my children say it … Continue reading

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Basic Stew Recipe

I was sick last week and craving comfort food the entire time. One night I was craving stew so I broke out Jamie’s Food Revolution cookbook again and tried his basic stew recipe with my boyfriend’s favorite beer, Newcastle. Beef … Continue reading

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Beef Bourguignon

One of the reasons I bought Julia Child’s book, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, was for this recipe. I finally decided to try it and although it is a lot of work, I would have to agree with Julia … Continue reading

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Dawn’s Tri-tip Marinade and Seasoned Red Potatoes

My best friend, Dawn, had been watching my children one day so that I could go to work and I came home to this delicious meal. My response was “when can you move in?” She is a fantastic cook and … Continue reading

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