Turkey Mango Curry

So the great roasted beast (turkey) happened for Christmas Day, and with only two of us that means a lot of leftovers. I don’t mind leftovers. Leftovers means lots of creativity in the kitchen. I also had a mango that needed to be used, and leftover cranberry chutney. After skimming a few recipes for chicken mango curry, I decided to wing it (please pardon the pun), and voilĂ , this is what I came up with. Turkey Mango…

Roasted Lamb Chops and Apple Pecan Salad

Seems I needed a little more kitchen therapy this weekend, inspired in part by some lovely shoulder lamb chops Gary brought home from a wonderful little Mennonite market in Teviotdale. So, Saturday evening we sat down to a delicious meal, Leonard Cohen’s Old Ideas playing in the background, candlelight, and wine. The recipes I concocted for our fare follow. Roasted garlic and rosemary lamb chopsApple pecan salad Roasted Garlic and Rosemary Lamb Chops2 thick-cut shoulder…

Goodreads 4-star review for Stonehouse Cooks

Found this review posted today on Goodreads for my cookbook, Stonehouse Cooks. Stonehouse CooksbyLorina Stephens (Goodreads Author) rainyfeathers‘s review Aug 06, 12 bookshelves: own, first-read Read from February 03 to August 06, 2012 First, of all I received this book as part of Goodread’s first reads giveaway. Secondly, it did take me awhile to read this book because I wanted to try out a few recipes. I liked the style of writing. I felt that…