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Fried Rice

I found this great Fried Rice recipe in one of my Cooks Illustrated magazines. I was having a Luau themed party for my family, and thought this would be…

Scalloped Potatoes | afoodieaffair.com

Scalloped Potatoes

Wow…Wow, wow, wow, wow. It’s bad enough that Scalloped Potatoes are my weakness, but do they have to be this good? The only thing that isn’t consistent with Scalloped…

Cheesy Vegetable and Ham Chowder

Update: When I was asked to make a chowder for a local chowder contest, I immediately thought of this great chowder. It’s super easy, inexpensive, and super delicious and…

Garlic Smashed Potatoes | afoodieaffair.com

Garlic Smashed Potatoes

When you crave garlic….loads of garlic…these Garlic Smashed Potatoes are just the ticket! The creamy red potatoes baked with super crunchy browned edges, are drizzled with olive oil, Parmesan…

Italian Spaghetti Salad | afoodieaffair.com

Italian Spaghetti Salad

I’ve made a similar salad to this Italian Spaghetti Salad, only with Fettuchini noodles, and it was always a hit. I haven’t made it in sometime, but this one…

Layered Winter Salad | afoodieaffair.com

Layered Winter Salad

I was looking to make a basic salad festive for the holidays and decided to make a layered salad. Of coarse, no salad is complete without home made salad…

Steamed Sweet Potatoes | afoodieaffair.com

Steamed Sweet Potatoes

I love, love, love, Sweet Potatoes. I especially love the Sweet Potatoes from Outback Steakhouse, and have often wondered how they make them.  Until the other day, when I…