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She bakes to relax (4/1/2020) - It’s cookies and cakes The children are in bed for the night and Farley Rowe is in her kitchen. “That’s when I get to do my baking. It’s my way…
Chief chefs Sandy Warhol and Josie Thorpe, from left, do a trial run on cooking the beef and vegetables. Photo by Betty Wrenn Day St. Patrick’s dinner to raise funds for museum (2/26/2020) - As March 17 approaches, a celebration of St. Patrick’s Day will begin in the Irish-American way all across our country. The wearing of the green with a shamrock attached, the…
Corned beef and cabbage recipes (2/26/2020) - CORNED BEEF AND CABBAGE 1 3-lb. corned beef brisket (uncooked), in brine 16 c. cold water 2 bay leaves 2 tsp. black peppercorns 4 whole allspice berries 2 whole cloves…
jason At home in the kitchen (2/19/2020) - His fifth grade math students may not know that their teacher, Jason Williams, is an excellent cook. However, his special ed students know about it. “We used to do some…
Recipes from an excellent cook (2/19/2020) - CHICKEN CORDON BLUE 2 large chicken breasts, butterfly-filleted and pounded thin 1 egg ¾ cup of milk ½ cup of flour 1 cup panko bread crumbs ½ cup grated parmesan…
Grapefruit recipes (2/11/2020) - GRAPEFRUIT RIND CANDIED This is approximately a 100-year-old recipe and is presented to you as it was written. 6 shells (rind of fruit) cut in strips; cover with water and…
grapefruit Pucker up (2/11/2020) - February is National Grapefruit Month, celebrating a citrus fruit that has had an interesting and complex journey before reaching its present form. Its origin came from the pummelo seeds brought…
Black Men Cooking Saturday at Moody’s Event Center (2/11/2020) - Black Men Cooking, a fundraiser for the Epsilon Eta Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Moody’s Event Center in White Marsh…
legendary_tyler Legendary cooks run in the family (2/5/2020) - Tyler Bass is carrying on his family’s legend of good cooking. Another family legend, knowing how to garden, Tyler has not ventured into yet. But for now, he does know…
Recipes for a legendary meal (2/5/2020) - CROCK-POT SCALLOP POTATOES 2 to 2½ c. heavy cream 3 cloves minced garlic ½ tsp. dried thyme Dash of nutmeg 2 to 2½ lb. peeled and sliced potatoes, preferably russets…
potatoes_sunday_dinner Perfect potatoes (1/29/2020) - It’s the time the year to get back to some plain old basic dishes which will satisfy your appetite. The holiday season’s cooking and serving are often referred to as…
Potato recipes (1/29/2020) - HOW TO STORE AND REHEAT MASHED POTATOES If you have made mashed potatoes in advance, transfer them to a large bowl and cover with plastic wrap or an airtight lid…
betsy_guckeyson_2 Still baking, still selling, still full of steam (1/22/2020) - After 18 years of baking cookies, yeast and sweet breads, Betsy Guckeyson is still in her kitchen and looking forward to her 19th year. Photo by Betty Wrenn Day Checkerboard…
Your 2020 food vision: What’s hot for the table in this new year? (1/10/2020) - Brussel Sprouts with Rice Noodles Last year, a food trend was the importance of making people feel good and health conscious about what they ate either at home or while…
womans_club_servers_12_19 Club with long history serves in many ways, including food service (1/2/2020) - Pineapple cake. Photo by Betty Wrenn Day With 35 members on the roll, the Mathews County Woman’s Club is relatively small in number but large in community service, dedication and…
Recipes from Mathews Woman’s Club (1/2/2020) - SAUSAGE AND CREAM DIP 1 lb. regular Jimmy Dean sausage browned and drained 1 8-oz. pkg. cream cheese 1 10-oz. Rotel Original, drained Combine and bake at 350°F. for 30…
chili_at_church Chili at the church (12/26/2019) -  It was their first experience in holding a chili cooking contest, an interesting adventure during this holiday season where ham, turkey and mashed potatoes are on most menus. But they…
Chili recipes (12/26/2019) - WHITE HATCH CHILI INGREDIENTS Mobjack Tavern Chef Garlic, onions, jalapenos, hatch chilies, turkey, turkey stock, cilantro, salt, pepper, dried thyme, oregano, cumin, Tabasco Mix all ingredients together and cook until well…
Homemakers in our community (12/18/2019) - } The homemakers organization came into being with the passage of the Smith-Lever Act in 1914, which gave land grants to colleges to teach individuals how to do things and…
Recipes from Central Village (12/18/2019) - APPLE BUTTERSCOTCH COOKIES Janet Burgess 2 sticks butter (1 c.), softened 1 c. brown sugar ½ c. white sugar 2 Tbs. light corn syrup 2 tsp. vanilla extract 1 large…
Cakes, cookies and pies, oh my! (12/11/2019) - } Yes, she is back in the kitchen and doing what she loves: baking cookies, pies and a few cakes. Everyone knows how well Liz Scribe can handle a kitchen.…