Category Archives: Keepers

Rice-Crusted Trout with Garum, Brown Butter, Hazelnuts and Mandarin

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8/10 8 / 10 Second recipe we ate from State Bird Provisions and second one that was very tasty and complex. The complexity of the flavors reminds me of Suzanne Goin’s recipes so far, which is … Continue reading

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Honey Harissa Fish & Farro

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5/10 7.5 / 10 Easy, healthy grain salad from Smitten Kitchen. I used the same dressing to put on fish and pan seared it, and that was really easy and tasty too. Emily liked more than … Continue reading

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State Bird’s Pork Ribs

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5/10 7.5 / 10 Easy but very flavorful pork ribs. The State Bird Provisions cookbook is great. Dish State Bird Pork Ribs Recipe Source State Bird Provisions Cookbook (recipe here) Difficulty 5 / 10 Time to … Continue reading

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30 Minute Thai Peanut Chicken Ramen

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7 / 10 Pretty fast and complex flavors for how easy it is – weeknight meal Dish Thai Peanut Chicken Ramen Recipe Source Half Baked Harvest Difficulty 5 / 10 Time to Complete Sides Served Leftovers? … Continue reading

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Chicken Sate Salad

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 6.5 / 10 Easy, tasty, healthy salad Dish Chicken Sate Salad Recipe Source The Mom 100 Difficulty 2 / 10 Time to Complete Sides Served Leftovers? Lessons Learned Any Recipe Deviations? Make Again? Yes Changes Next … Continue reading

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Sunnyside Duck Egg Tacos with Green Chorizo Gravy

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 8 / 10 This is super tasty breakfast item, though better with homemade biscuits than it is with tacos. The green chorizo gravy is pretty unbelievable – restaurant worthy.       Dish … Continue reading

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Frozen Meyer Lemon Meringue Tart with Gingersnap Crust and Blueberry Compote

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 9 / 10 I made this for Emily’s birthday dessert and it was fantastic. Easily the best lemon dessert I’ve had. However, it’s pretty time consuming with lots of different steps, but good … Continue reading

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