Akutaq – Eskimo Ice Cream History and Recipes

The native people (Indigenous People) of Alaska have a distinct version of ice cream called Akutaq (also known as Eskimo Ice Cream).  It is not creamy ice cream as we … Continued

Baked Rainbow Trout

Baked Rainbow Trout Recipe

Baked Rainbow trout are so good that my husband said we should always cook trout this way.  Bingo!  My husband came home from his fishing trip today with three large Rainbow … Continued

Brunswick Stew

Brunswick Stew History and Recipe

    “Brunswick Stew is what happens when small mammals carrying ears of corn fall into barbeque pits.” – by Humorist Roy Blount Jr.  “The stew is not done until … Continued

Cooked Elk Meat

Cooked Elk Meat Recipe

After spending almost 15 years as a vegetarian (five of those years as Vegan), I was disappointed to learn that due to health issues I would need to consume a … Continued

Country-Fried Venison Steak

Country-Fried Venison Steak Recipe

This country-fried venison steak recipe is from my sister-in-law, Shirley Roth of Alamogordo, New Mexico.  Shirley sent me these photos of cooking an Oryx (antelope) steaks from White Sands.  She … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma Miller’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

Grandma Miller’s Homemade Mincemeat recipe was shared with me by Joy Chowning of Oregon.  Joy says, “This is my great grandma Miller’s recipe for homemade mincemeat.  This recipe is highly sought out by … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma Myer’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

This is the truly old-fashion type of homemade mincemeat that is actually made with meat in it.  This is my grandmother’s recipe for mincemeat.  My mother always made this homemade … Continued

Homemade Mincemeat

Grandma’s Homemade Mincemeat Recipe

This is truly an old-fashion homemade mincemeat recipe that is actually made with meat in it.  Unfortunately, most people have never tasted a true old-fashioned mincemeat pie (also called mince … Continued

Green Tomato Mincemeat

Green Tomato Mincemeat Recipe

Green Tomato Mincemeat Recipe – Mock Mincemeat This wonderful old-fashioned Green Tomato Mincemeat recipe is by Elsie, a wonderful woman who went to our church.  She made the most delicious … Continued

Grilled cedar plank trout

Grilled Cedar Plank Trout Recipe

  Our wonderful neighbors shared this fresh-caught trout with us.  The cedar plank gives the trout a light smokiness with the meat so tender and moist.  I like to serve … Continued

Fresh Grilled Trout

Grilled Rainbow Trout Recipe

    Learn this easy, no-mess method to prepare and cook grilled trout. My husband’s favorite outdoor activity during the summer months is fishing – trout fishing.  He likes to … Continued

Mincemeat Bar Cookies Recipe

  Mincemeat Bar Cookies are a perfect treat for mincemeat lovers.  Mincemeat Bar Cookies are like eating a mincemeat pie, without the hassle of making pie crust. According to my … Continued

Mincemeat Information

Mincemeat Information

Mincemeat Information Mincemeat developed as a way of preserving meat without salting or smoking some 500 years ago in England, where mince pies are still considered an essential accompaniment to … Continued

Mincemeat Nut Bread

Mincemeat Nut Bread Recipe

Mincemeat Nut Bread is great for your holiday planning as it is a quick and easy bread to make that is so delicious.  If you love mincemeat as I do, … Continued

Mincemeat Pie

Mincemeat Pie Recipe

Old-Fashioned Mincemeat Pie Recipe Mincemeat Pie has been my favorite holiday pie since I was a little girl (that was awhile ago).  My grandmother, Mabel Myers, used to make her … Continued