Friday, November 8, 2013

what i am eating

I love cooking and eating, and I especially love looking at pictures of food!  If you love food as much as I do, please add your food pictures/recipes/food related posts to the linky below.  All you have to do is link back to this blog post.  I look forward to seeing what everyone else is eating this week!

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what i am eating


Typically I think of coleslaw as a summer BBQ side dish.  But, it is something I have been eating a lot more of recently.  Why?  Well, because cabbage, carrots and onions are all fall season, and storage crops.  I absolutely love coleslaw, I know not everyone does, but I do.  I especially love spicy coleslaw.


This is one that my sister-in-law wrote about a long time ago on her blog, spicy coleslaw.  It uses chipotle in adobo – one of my favorite spicy seasonings!  My take was a bit different, mainly because I cannot follow a recipe.  I finely shredded a large head of cabbage, a couple carrots, and finely sliced an onion (yes a whole onion – we like onion here!).  I sprinkled it all with a bit of sea salt.  Then I mixed up equal parts mayo and sour cream (I think probably ¼ cup each) added a bit of lemon juice, maybe 2 teaspoons, a couple chopped garlic cloves and one finely chopped chipotle in adobo.  I mixed that all together and then added a bit of milk to thin it out.  Then I poured the dressing over the shredded veggies, and voila! coleslaw.  It was amazingly delicious.  While most treat it as a side dish, I ate it as my lunch, sharing some with the kiddos, who seem to love anything that is mixed with mayonnaise.

Now for my favorites from last week:
I can’t wait to see what everyone else is eating!  Please link up your recipes and other food related posts below!  


3 comments:

  1. Yum - love me some delicious coleslaw - anytime of the year. This looks really yummy!

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  2. Thanks for featuring my Feta Cheese Quiche! I am grabbing my button!

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  3. Thank you Heather for picking my salsa! You made my day! Sorry I am late showing up to the party. Have a great day!

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