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SassyLoser
Posted: Oct. 27 2010, 15:07 ET


Does anyone have ideas or recipes for comfort food?

As the weather gets cooler I start to crave casseroles and stews and pot pies, shepherds pies and lots of starchy food

ChinaDoll TKP
Posted: Oct. 27 2010, 16:29 ET


Check out the Dr. B recipe book....the turkey and cheese casserole is fabulous.  I add in shirataki noodles and its just creamy, filling and flavorful.  

You can find the recipe here.

Also if you save your breads (1 slice=1 serving) you can make grilled cheese with one of the many legal Tomato soup recipes!  I find that super comforting.  

If you take your chicken serving, pound it flat and then stuff it (1 piece of bread/melba toast moistened with a little water or chicken stock) then bake at 375 for roughly 15-20 mins until done....then serve with mashed cauliflower...Very comfort food type meal....oh and don't forget your green beans on the side.  

http://www.drbforums.com/cgi-bin....;t=7591

thats just a few ideas of the top of my head....I look forward to seeing everyone elses suggestions.

SassyLoser
Posted: Oct. 27 2010, 17:01 ET


oh yeah Grilled Cheese and tomato soup on a cold rainy dark day sounds divine

Thanks for the tips ChinaDoll :D

CalgaryTom
Posted: Oct. 27 2010, 17:29 ET


The Dr. B. Shepherds pie is outstanding.  Last night I made the spinach soup from the Dr. B. recipe book and it was really nice on a cool evening.

SnapDragon_ca
Posted: Oct. 27 2010, 19:20 ET


Strict Hot and Sour soup (my own creation):
1 tbsp vinegar
1 tbsp soya
2 tsp ginger (or more)
Hot pepper flakes or chopped Jalapeno pepper
McCormicks chicken bullion cube
8 oz veg what ever you like.  I prefer onions, zucchini, celery and mushrooms.

Combine all ingred with 2 c water bring to boil and simmer for 16 min.  
You can also add tofu for your protein serving if you like.  Makes a meal in a bowl and warms the insides.   :D

JanP
Posted: Apr. 27 2011, 19:56 ET


where is the dr b shepherds pie??  I checked the recipe book??

CalgaryTom
Posted: Apr. 28 2011, 10:41 ET


its definitely in the Dr. B. recipe book, check in the veal section.  its uses mashed cauliflower for the topping as a potato replacement and its outstanding.

JanP
Posted: Apr. 28 2011, 22:53 ET


Thanks Tom... I found it.. and yes I was totally in the wrong section.. made it last night~! Even hubby liked it.