Category Archives: Sunday Dinner

Sunday Night Dinner! Potato Leek Soup, Eggplant Sandwiches, Parmesan Crusted Brussel Sprouts and Amish Apple Pie

Music: Elvis Perkins – Doomsday

Hooray for the first Sunday night dinner! It was a success (hopefully!) and we sure ate well.  We had Melissa and Shannon (from Charlottesville) over to share this dinner and it was good to start this tradition with such good friends.  I wanted to christen the Sunday Night Dinners with a proper fall meal but it was 67 degrees out today, defeating the purpose of soup entirely.  Since I was making Vichyssoise (potato leek soup – just really wanted to use that word somewhere) I could have served it cold…but that just seemed wrong.

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Sunday Night Dinner – Onion Pie, Schiacciata, Fig & Goat Cheese Bruschetta and Kir Royale

Music: Honky Tonk Women – The Rolling Stones

This weekend we went to Connecticut to see my family.  My mom invited her sister and my cousins  over for dinner on Sunday night.  It’s been a long time since we’ve all been together and we spent most of the afternoon preparing the meal as a family.  It was a fairly traditional Sunday Night Dinner; pasta with meatballs, red sauce and ricotta but we had some noteworthy starters and sides.

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