Take-out Tuesday, French Onion Soup Potato Boats

You’ve probably had soup in a bread bowl, or perhaps a bread bowl filled with party dip… How about soup in a potato boat! French Onion Soup, yum Caramelized Onions, beefy broth, melted Gruyère cheese… With just a few modest ingredients the preparation is simple… The first step is caramelizing the onions Once they’re golden, … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Overnight Slow Cooker Caramelized Onions

On Saturday, knowing Sunday was going to be a busy day at the baseball park, I decided it would be a good idea to put dinner together in advance, using the slow cooker…hmmm…what should I make? I often put slow cooker meals together the day before, refrigerate the slow cooker insert so all I have … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, French Onion Soup Bread Casserole

This is a twist on the ever favorite French Onion Soup I LOVE French Onion Soup, and often order it when I see it on the menu, but the one thing that continually frustrates me is the bread A lovely steaming bowl of soup topped with a large piece of thick bread smothered in cheese … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Slow Cooker French Onion Ravioli Soup

Just a quick recipe today as the elves are busy getting ready for the Holiday Home Tour tomorrow I saw these ravioli at Target the other day and got an idea A wonderful,  fa la la,  fabulous  idea! Slow Cooker French Onion Soup with ravioli! TDF! You know, to die for… it’s so good! You … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, French Onion Soup Penne

Have I mentioned my husband has now taken up cooking?  As in reading cookbooks, planning dinners, shopping for ingredients, prepping in advance, serious cooking? Like Grilled Lamb Chops with Mustard Molasses Glaze from Bobby Flay… fancy schmancy cooking! I am all about help in the kitchen, and he will let me contribute a side dish … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Velvet Mushroom Stroganoff with Pancetta

I don’t know about you, but I think going out on Valentine’s Day is always risky~expensive~crowded~and iffy food~ Here’s a tasty little dish that will have your Valentine swooning, and the best part is you can make it ahead of time and let it bake in the oven while you’re swilling champagne  🍸 It’s so … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, French Onion Soup with Roasted Garlic, Beer & Bacon

This is an amped up version of onion soup that you can make in a slow cooker I took my basic French Onion Soup recipe here and used Pumpkin Ale instead of wine and added roasted garlic The roasted garlic gives it a depth of flavor that is hard to describe, but let’s just say … Continue reading

Recipe Box, French Onion Soup with Gruyere & Bacon Croutons

After a long busy weekend, Thanksgiving parties 3 nights in a row, and then the Iron Bowl on Saturday, HH & I were craving something light and simple.  We decided to curl up in front of the TV last night with a steaming bowl of homemade soup.  Onion soup is one of those universal recipes … Continue reading