The ziplock bag of turkey scraps is almost empty, just enough leftovers for one hefty turkey sandwich. I have a secret weapon that, to my palate, makes an exceptional turkey sandwich.
The particular arsenal I prefer using is Honeycup Mustard, the “uniquely sharp” Canadian condiment. I’ve tried many honey mustards on leftover roast turkey sandwiches — my favorite remains the original Honeycup.
That’s not to say other honey mustards out there aren’t delicious with their own particular usages. Mucky Duck, for instance, makes a wonderful honey mustard. I prefer that honey mustard brand when the food requires a dipping mustard: pretzel sticks and eggrolls come to mind.
Long before Steve Brill made hunting for wild foods a thing, since the dawn of our species we’ve been foraging our lands for edibles to survive. (In the eighties, Brill–aka, Wildman– began organizing foraging expeditions in Manhattan. Once he was slapped with a summons for making a meal from Central Park weeds. Minutes after his arraignment, … Full recipe post »
A bottle of wine dressed up in a festive bag is the usual accessory when invited to a holiday gathering. But it’s fun to mix it up. With available time for most folks in such short supply, gifts from the kitchen are becoming a rare gem. This gift idea is almost as simple as purchasing a bottle: make a riff … Full recipe post »
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