Month: January 2017

January 8, 2017 CarolAnn

Honestly, what’s for dinner when you can’t get to the grocery store? Desperation cooking brings out the creativity in us! One evening, when the scene outside my window resembled the one in the picture, I conjured up this delicious dish! For the basic white sauce, see Basic White Sauce. NE Snowstorm Desperation Casserole NE Snowstorm Desperation…

January 7, 2017 CarolAnn

This used to be one of the first lessons in home economics classes; invariably white and pasty, it coated many a bland dish. When well made, however, it has a proper place in homey, creamed dishes, often making leftovers stretch or giving cooked foods new life. And it is important as a base for soufflés….