Tag: fail

269: Slow Cooker Moroccan Brisket with Red Onions and Apricots

269: Slow Cooker Moroccan Brisket with Red Onions and Apricots

With my final piece of brisket, I made Slow Cooker Moroccan Brisket with Red Onions and Apricots. It sounded different, and potentially good. I bought a red onion and parsnips to put in this dish. The night before I made this, I prepared the vegetables 

188: Tequila and Lime Cupcakes

188: Tequila and Lime Cupcakes

The weekend I made these cupcakes was the weekend of disaster cupcakes. Out of 3 batches of cupcakes, 1.5 were edible, and that 1.5 depends on who you are and how you define edible. The first batch were yellow cupcakes that I forgot to add 

176: White House Fruit and Oat Bars

176: White House Fruit and Oat Bars

Whenever I say I need to make something, Alex always refers back to the Power Bars that I made in January. I came across the recipe for White House Fruit and Oat Bars in the New York Times food section in May, and I finally 

121: Stuffed Pork Chops

121: Stuffed Pork Chops

Alex bought us some butterflied pork chops from the Meat Salesroom. I don’t know that I’d ever had butterflied pork chops around, so I decided I wanted to try to make stuffed pork chops. I didn’t have a recipe for this, so I looked around. 

Black and Tan Brownies – again

Black and Tan Brownies – again

I had been incredibly disappointed in how my Black and Tan Brownies had turned out, but I figured that it was probably a flaw in my methods – namely, that I had forgotten to add sugar to the chocolate batter and tried to fix it 

A full weekend of cooking (15, 16, 17, 18, 19)

A full weekend of cooking (15, 16, 17, 18, 19)

When I write it all out, I cooked entirely too much over the weekend. However, a person’s got to eat. And apparently I get to write all about it, too. Thursday: I marinated some chicken for (#15) Spicy Yogurt Chicken. I wasn’t thrilled with this,