Preserving the Hunt: How to Can Venison | Seasonal Food and Country Style Recipes

Safe preservation of venison begins in the field. A special concern with venison is chronic wasting disease. Harvest only healthy-looking deer. Avoid eating the eyes, brain, spinal cord, spleen, tonsils or lymph nodes of any deer. Care must be taken to avoid contamination of the meat while dressing, handling and transporting it. Field-dress the deer … Read more

Thanksgiving Treats to Complete Your Holiday Meal | Seasonal Food and Country Style Recipes

Honey Pumpkin Pie 1 (15-ounce) can solid-pack pumpkin 1/2 cup honey 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves 3 eggs 1 (5-ounce) can evaporated milk Line a 9-inch pie plate with bottom pastry. Trim and flute edges; set aside. In a bowl, combine … Read more

NCWV experts share advice, recipes for Thanksgiving dinner | Harrison Lifestyles

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — Thanksgiving is only a few days away, which means that if preparations aren’t already underway for Thanksgiving dinner, the clock is ticking for grocery trips and menu drafting. Luckily, the menu shouldn’t take too much time to decide upon since the staple parts of Thanksgiving dinner — turkey, stuffing, potatoes, … Read more

Recipes Featuring Root Vegetables | Seasonal Food and Country Style Recipes

Parmesan Crusted Potatoes 2 pounds yellow potatoes, halved 1 quart vegetable stock 1 lemon, sliced 4 garlic cloves, whole 2 teaspoons salt, or less 2 cups grated Parmesan cheese 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon parsley, chopped 1 teaspoon thyme leaves Preheat the oven to 375 F. Rinse and peel potatoes, cut into halves. In … Read more

Being thankful with family, friends and food | food

Although Thanksgiving comes once a year, it is always a good idea to stop for a minute and remind ourselves of the many things we are thankful for. It will amaze you. Today, we have featured a great cook who appreciates her wealth in family, friends and food. Shyann Baker loves the holidays and decorating … Read more

Quarterly food pantry at Omaha church aims to help immigrants, refugees feel more at home

Omaha area to get first dose of winter weather this fall On a chilly Saturday morning at Hanscom Park United Methodist Church, the brick building was bustling with activity for a food pantry and health fair event intended to provide a taste of home to immigrants and refugees. Volunteers ran back and forth with metal … Read more

Beginning stages of Thanksgiving dinner | Columns

Thanksgiving dinner was always a special dinner growing up on the farm. Mom loved cooking big dinners where family members came from afar to share the bounty of food that was mostly homegrown. Mom would sharpen her knife, grab a couple of baskets and walk down to the fields looking for “greens” — collard and … Read more

Pennsylvania chef Chris Scott talks the sweet and sour flavors of Amish soul food | Nation

PHILADELPHIA — Hot pepper sauce watermelon salad, a blend of the fibrous summer fruit plus a generous helping of crunchy cucumbers doused with salt, apple cider vinegar, and hot sauce, sits at the heart of chef Chris Scott’s definition of Amish soul food cooking. “My grandmother used to take watermelon, hit it with some salt … Read more

Try Susanna Foo’s recipe for mushroom dumplings | Lifestyles

Susanna Foo used French techniques in Chinese cooking in the 1980s, first at the family’s Hu-Nan Restaurant and then, to acclaim, at Susanna Foo Chinese Cuisine restaurant. This recipe for Wild Mushroom Dumpling with Mushroom Truffle Sauce is a variation of a recipe she used in her restaurants. Foo rolled her own dough in the … Read more

Dishes, traditions make holiday meal special | Bakersfield Life

Everyone has their Thanksgiving traditions. Whether it’s a beloved recipe, a cherished memory or designated task, we all have something to expect for the big day. Here, staffers and contributors share what makes their Thanksgivings special. Thanksgiving tasks A couple of thoughts on Thanksgiving: It’s probably the only night of the year you’ll see wine … Read more