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by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:13 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
Replies: 3
Views: 107728

Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - Smoked Chicken (xunji)

Subject: Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - Smoked Chicken (xunji) originally posted by MEF on Jul 26, 04 - 9:49 AM In the previous post I described an intial go at xunji using turkey thighs. Yesterday I pushed it a bit further by using chicken legs/thighs that had been marinated for the prescrib...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:12 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
Replies: 3
Views: 107728

Re: Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find

Subject: Re: Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
originally posted by MEF on Aug 15, 04 - 11:18 AM

You are absolutely right Michael - we ordered a 'used' copy and it arrived in about 3 days!!! Amazing service!
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:12 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
Replies: 3
Views: 107728

Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find

Subject: Re: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
originally posted by msh210 on Jul 22, 04 - 1:20 PM
Related Website: http://amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/006015828X

Amazon has the book at the URL above.
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:11 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find
Replies: 3
Views: 107728

Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find

Subject: Mrs. Chiang's Szechwan Cookbook - a true find originally posted by MEF on Jul 22, 04 - 9:11 AM I have had very little experience with real Szechwan cooking. This book, first published in 1969 is a collaboration between Chiang Jung-feng who grew up in Scechwan and Ellen Schrecker, an America...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:10 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: Things that make me happy

Subject: Re: Things that make me happy originally posted by meow =^.^= on Aug 5, 04 - 6:12 AM wow nice list David :) made me think of the song ... Raindrops on roses And whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles And warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages Tied up with strings These are a few of my ...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:09 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Subject: Re: wide mouthed frog originally posted by CAM on Jul 24, 04 - 12:44 AM Related Website: http://members.doubleknot.com/NCACGooseCreekDistrict/docs/a_campfire_collection_pdf.pdf For those of us dying of curiosity about the wide-mouthed frog story, I found a skit version of it at the linked s...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:09 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: wide mouthed frog punchline

Subject: Re: wide mouthed frog punchline originally posted by llizard on Jul 23, 04 - 6:44 PM Related Website: http://ashycook.topcities.com/cartoons/widemouthfrog.htm Yes, Mrs.MEF, that cartoon is close but the punchline is wrong wrong wrong. (I too heard the story years ago - I think it was on TV ...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:08 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

wide mouthed frog

Subject: wide mouthed frog originally posted by Mrs MEF on Jul 23, 04 - 6:40 PM Related Website: [url=http://ashycook.topcities.com/cartoons/widemouthfrog.htm[/url] For those who aren't familiar with the wide mouth frog story, the cartoon on the related website has a brief version. But I agree with ...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:07 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: Re: Re: Things that make me happy (secret garden gnome l

Subject: Re: Re: Re: Things that make me happy (secret garden gnome lover) originally posted by llizard on Jul 22, 04 - 9:54 AM CAM wrote: ............................................ : I have always LOVED garden gnomes [...] We have only a discreet bird : bath in our garden. But no birds visit -- I...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:06 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: Re: Things that make me happy (secret garden gnome lover

Subject: Re: Re: Things that make me happy (secret garden gnome lover) originally posted by CAM on Jul 21, 04 - 7:33 PM I have always LOVED garden gnomes, although only the anonymonity of llizard's forum, and llizard's admission allows me to confess this. We have only a discreet bird bath in our gar...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:06 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: Things that make me happy

Subject: Re: Things that make me happy originally posted by llizard on Jul 21, 04 - 7:33 AM Potted plants that I thought I killed over the winter have miraculously releafed in the middle of July: Gingko tree, Bay Laurel, Hibiscus, Fuschia. Nasturtiums that flower in our garden even though they are i...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:05 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Re: Things that make me happy

Subject: Re: Things that make me happy
originally posted by CAM on Jul 21, 04 - 1:02 AM

Grilled hamburgers with fried onions and mushrooms with corn on the cob, eaten with family and friends.
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:05 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Things that make me happy
Replies: 8
Views: 44297

Things that make me happy

Subject: Things that make me happy originally posted by David on Jul 19, 04 - 4:07 AM I'm feeling in particularly high spirits at the moment. These are some of the reasons:- Bacon lettuce and tomato sandwiches. Bubblewrap. Waking up before the alarm clock rings. CD-R Dinner for two in a quiet restau...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:04 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out?
Replies: 2
Views: 21353

Re: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out?

Subject: Re: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out? originally posted by llizard on Jul 16, 04 - 10:36 AM Related Website: http://archive.tri-cityherald.com/recipes/global/global1.html Before I met him, my husband lived in India for 10 years and travelled almost all over the country. I asked him...
by bravenet_archive
Thu 14 Oct, 2004 11:02 pm
Discussion: bravenet archive - some earlier posts
Topic: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out?
Replies: 2
Views: 21353

Re: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out?

Subject: Re: Balti cooking - am I the last to find out? originally posted by David on Jul 15, 04 - 2:29 PM The Britain's love affair with Indian cuisine is now so firmly ingrained in our culture that for the last 5 years it has been consistantly topping all polls of favourite meals. The Balti style ...