Chocolate Lizzie Cake with Caramel Filling

19 June 2020

Named for my great aunt Lizzie Trollinger, this rich, old-fashioned chocolate cake has made a regular appearance at special family gatherings for over 75 years. Garnish the top layer with chocolate curls or a very light dusting of cocoa.

Linda’s Oxtail and Barley Soup

4 April 2019

Thick, hearty, and full of flavor–the best oxtail soup you’ll ever eat! Lots of prep and takes a long time to cook, but well worth the effort. Great served in deep bowls with fresh hot bread and a glass of red wine Also great reheated, if you have any left over, that is!

Roasted Barbecued Turkey Legs

4 April 2019

Tender roasted turkey legs just like the ones served at Renaissance Fairs. This one starts off in a pressure cooker, then the legs are broiled and coated with barbecue sauce as a finishing touch.

Fried Frog Legs with Creamy Onion-Mushroom Gravy

8 June 2018

The delicate flavor of frog legs, enhanced with savory spices and sauteed until crispy, then served with a delicious, creamy onion gravy. Mouth wateringly delicious! The gravy can be served over rice or potatoes, or you can put the frog legs back into it to serve them smothered in gravy.