Grilled Smashed Potatoes
Boil or Steam:
Slice and Toss with:
Smash and Stir in:
Drizzle Each Serving with:
Preheat grill to medium.
Boil a gallon of water in a large pot. Add potatoes and boil 5 minutes. Remove with slotted spoon; cool until easy to handle.
Slice potatoes lengthwise into 1/2"-thick planks. In a large bowl, toss with olive oil, salt, and pepper (save the oily bowl to smash them in later). Grill potatoes on both sides until golden brown, 10–15 minutes. When done, they will appear dry and break in half easily when split with tongs. Transfer potatoes to bowl.
Smash potatoes roughly with a spoon. Gradually stir in warm milk. Add chives and season. Drizzle olive oil over the top of each serving.
Per None: 278 cal; 14g total fat ( sat); chol; 281mg sodium; 36g carb; 0g fiber; 0g protein
Add and Toss:
Whisk vinegar, buttermilk, sugar, oil, and seasonings together in a bowl. Add remaining ingredients and toss to coat. Let salad stand at room temperature for 15 minutes before serving.
Per None: 194 cal; 14g total fat ( sat); chol; 449mg sodium; 16g carb; 3g fiber; 4g protein
Total Time: 10
Strain into 4 to 6 10-oz. Collins Glasses. Top with:
Muddle the first three ingredients into a mash. Add rum. Strain into 4 glasses. Top with crushed ice and club soda. Garnish with fresh mint and lime slices.
Per : 203 cal; total fat ( sat); chol; 15mg sodium; 20g carb; fiber; 0g protein
Rolling Pie Dough
Weaving a Lattice Top
Fante's Kitchen Wares Shop
1006 S. 9th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
1-800-44-FANTE Tues-Friday, 9-5 EST
FAX: (215) 922-5723
Fante's carries rolling pins in various shapes, sizes, and styles made from marble, stainless steel, silicone, or hard wood.
J.K. Adams Co.
P.O. Box 248
1430 Route 30
Dorset, Vermont 05251
J. K. Adams has manufactured wooden products of exceptional quality for nearly 60 years and supports the products they make with a "best-in-the- business" 5-year guarantee. Their rolling pins are made with waxed maple barrels. Each has a full-length steel axel that runs through self-lubricating nylon bearings, guaranteeing a lifetime of smooth rolling. They also carry a French tapered style rolling pin.
Prices range from $7.50 - $20.00
Vic Firth Gourmet
1-800-894-5970 (M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm EST)
Vic Firth Incorporated
77 High Street
Newport, ME 04953
Vic Firth started out as the timpanist (a type of drummer) for the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He began manufacturing his own drumsticks over 40 years ago. He turned his drumstick-making expertise toward other woodturning ventures and today his rolling pins are considered some of the best.
American-style pins are crafted from solid rock maple and the 12?, 15? and 18? pins are fitted with stainless steel ball bearings to ensure a lifetime of effortless rolling. A marble pin and French tapered are also available.
Prices range from $14.00 - $50.00
Poches (pronounced PO-sees) Market, Restaurant, & Smokehouse
3015A Main Highway
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-6347
Family-owned restaurateurs and sausage makers in business since the mid 1800s. Andouille is the pride of the Poches establishment, but they also carry other Cajun specialities, such as boudin, chaurice, gumbo, etoufee, and more.
Polana -- A Polish Experience
3512 N. Kostner Ave.
Chicago, IL 60641
This online market specializes in traditional Polish food. You won't find your grocery-store variety of kielbasa here. The sausages sold at this store are rustic and hearty. They sell traditional Polish sausages and dishes, as well as breads, desserts, jams, teas, and gifts.
Fred Usinger, Inc.
1030 N. Old World Third Street
Milwaukee, WI 53203
A nationally recognized family owned business dedicated to the art of sausage making. Usinger's has been in business since 1880 and specializes in over 70 varieties of old world sausage and German-style wursts. Available sausages include a variety of bratwursts, knockwursts, bockwursts, weisswursts, and more.
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