A Good Appetite

Blog URL: http://agoodappetite.blogspot.com

Notes from a Minneapolis couple who love to cook & eat. Features weekly menus, recipes and a cupcake of the week. During the growing season we spotlight using seasonal vegetables from our Community Support Agriculture share.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: food, cooking, recipes, csa, dining out

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Weekly Menu 2/6 - 2/11/12 on Feb 6, 2012 in weekly menu, brewingWe finally got to taste our New Years Ale this weekend. We were a little worried about it carbonating because we had a hard time getting the honey to incorporate before bottling. But as you can see, that wasn't a problem at all. The beer tastes wond...



Matt's Hawaiian Stir-Fry on Feb 1, 2012 in dinner, sausage, pork, recipes, pizzaLast week, I suggested to Matt that we have some of the sausages we have in the freezer for dinner. He started listing the kinds we had and remembered there was a Hawaiian sausage flavored with pineapple and cherries. He thought it would be good in a...



Weekly Menu 1/30 - 2/3/12 on Jan 30, 2012We played around with drinks again this weekend. This time it was cocktails. I had some blueberry drink concentrate from Ikea in the fridge that I bought with cocktails in mind. It's like a very thick, very blue , blueberry simple syrup. First I tri...



Clementine Braised Chicken on Jan 24, 2012 in dinner, chicken, recipeI had some chicken thighs in the freezer that I wanted to use for dinner the other night. My initial thought was to do a Moroccan Chicken like this one or this one, but then I saw that bowl of clementines on the counter and decided on an orange chick...



Brewing Beer and Weekly Menu 1/23 - 1/27/12 on Jan 23, 2012 in weekly menu, brewingWe are certainly happy to be done with the latest round of construction on our house and back home. Getting new doors and windows in the middle of a Minnesota January cod snap is a lot of fun, but the house is toastier. A good thing with the nasty, i...



For the Love of Kale on Jan 17, 2012Once again our house is under construction leaving us without the ability to cook at home. Luckily, it is only a few days this time. In the meantime, I thought I'd give you a recipe guide to one of our favorite winter leafy greens, kale. Kale is one...