This is the start of gumbo… the holy trinity and roux. Smells so delicious! Cost: ~ $12.00 for entire batch of 6-8 servings. Print Gumbo (chicken and andouille) Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  2 hours Total time:  2 hours 30 mins Serves: 6-8   Ingredients 3 TB butter 1 TB vegetable oil ¼ cup flour […]

White Beans and Ham

This is really more of a bean soup because my family likes lots of “pot liquor”. Cost: ~ $3.20 for the entire batch of 6 servings Print White Beans and Ham Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  2 hours Total time:  2 hours 15 mins Serves: 6   Ingredients 6 cups white beans 8 cups chicken […]

Lamb Ragout

This is another recipe that I turned into being labor intensive, but it doesn’t have to be. I ground the lamb and was leisurely about the whole thing really, so it was fun. Typically it should be relatively quick and easy. This is served with rotini and topped with grape tomatoes and mint. Delicious! I […]