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Deep Fried Mars Bar, Food of the Gods?

June 1, 2018
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Deep Fried Mars Bar, Food of the Gods?

British Dessert DEEP FRIED MARS-TM BARS INGREDIENTS 1 cup flour ½ teaspoon salt ½ cup water ¼ cup seltzer water ¼ teaspoon baking powder 5 chilled Mars bars (worldwide version) or Milky WayTM (American version)…

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How Potato Chips Started World War I

December 27, 2016
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bakedpotatochips

American Appetizer BAKED POTATO CHIPS INGREDIENTS 1 medium russet potato 1 teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon rosemary ¼ teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons olive oil no-stick spray SPECIAL UTENSILS mandoline (This device helps a lot in…

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Memorial Day Mania

May 27, 2016
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It’s not a wild mania. Devouring regular amounts of World War II history, watching countless WWII programs, listening to big band hits from the era and reading old wartime columns by Rock County Star Herald’s…

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Bun Cha, Man Buns, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

March 12, 2016
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LutheranCookbook

Vietnamese Entree BUN CHA INGREDIENTS 2 shallots 5 tablespoons fish sauce or oyster sauce or soy sauce (3 more tablespoons later) ¾ teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons sugar (2 more tablespoons later) 1 pound thinly sliced…

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Rabbit Racecars and the Thirty Years War

February 26, 2016
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LutheranCookbook

American Dessert RABBIT RACECARS INGREDIENTS food dye vial 4 TwinkiesTM 4 PeepsTM 4 mini white fudge or yogurt covered pretzels 16 mini OreosTM PREPARATION Carefully use the food-dye vial to make a number on the…

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Syrian Refugees Refusing To Move To Texas, Louisiana, or Alabama

November 17, 2015
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Refugees

As thousands of Syrian refugees flee the terrors of both a brutal Syrian regime and the despicable terrorist scourge known as ISIS, many are refusing to be settled in many American states, most notably Texas,…

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Honduran Nacatamales and Those European Wars

May 19, 2015
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Honduran Nacatamales and Those European Wars

Honduran Entree NACATAMALES INGREDIENTS – DOUGH 6 cups masa harina or corn flour 1 cup lard, shortening, or butter 1 teaspoon salt (1 more teaspoon later) 3 tablespoons orange juice 5 tablespoons lime juice 4…

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A Modest Proposal for Peace in the Middle East

February 24, 2015
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A Modest Proposal for Peace in the Middle East

Shakshuka, a weapon for peace. Things remain chronically unstable and unpleasant in the Middle East. The Arab nations and Israel just haven’t gotten along as well as one might have hoped. Indeed one cannot look…

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Portuguese Fish Sauce and the Funnest Festivals in Europe

January 16, 2015
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Portuguese Fish Sauce and the Funnest Festivals in Europe

Portuguese Appetizer FISH SAUCE (molho cru) INGREDIENTS 3 garlic cloves 6 tablespoons fresh parsley 1 onion 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 teaspoon crushed red peppers ½ teaspoon pepper 1 package saffron ⅓ cup cold water…

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Making Fun Of Terrorists (And Other Bad Ideas)

September 10, 2014
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Making Fun Of Terrorists (And Other Bad Ideas)

SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK   I made a promise that I would attempt to go back to humor when I wrote my September 11th column. The reasoning: This is a humor column.   Still, it’s…

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