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SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 09:05 AM

Tonight I am eating alone. Have freezer full of food and don't know that to have. Frankly I am tired of deciding. I will Eat whatever gets the most votes. All the food is homemade. Most is cooked.
So fellow hounds please choose my dinner for me.
I have
Red Meat sauce for pasta
Tamales
Split pea soup
French onion soup
Hamburgers not cooked
Left over pork roast
Chicken and dumplings
Chicken Marsala.

So what will I have?

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    SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 05:22 PM

    I used the pork andI made a cubano sandwich I used a portugese roll and added plenty of spicy mustard. It was very good. Thanks for the help!

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      Perilagu Khan Feb 21, 2013 07:54 AM

      Glad you enjoyed the dinner. Now on to the chicks and dumps. If not, put 'em in a padded mailer and send 'em the Khan's way.

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        SimonSaysWoof Feb 21, 2013 08:23 AM

        The chicken and dumplings have a strong possibility of being dinner tonight.

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          jujuthomas Feb 21, 2013 11:15 AM

          all this talk of chicken and dumplings gave me a craving... and it's the soup in our cafeteria at work tomorrow! ::happy dance::

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      SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 03:48 PM

      Roast pork it is. Thanks all, that was fun.

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        SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 03:21 PM

        I will need to stop the voting in 25 minutes. 6:45 pm eastern time. In case of a tie I will flip the burger to decide.

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          sueatmo Feb 20, 2013 01:27 PM

          Oh gracious, the French onion soup and can I come? I'll bring bread and a salad.

          1. Dagney Feb 20, 2013 01:09 PM

            Chicken Marsala.

            1. Perilagu Khan Feb 20, 2013 12:46 PM

              What kind o' tamales you got? Hormel? Pedro's? Homemade? Something that a street-corner abuelita sold you from a cooler?

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                SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 01:50 PM

                They are homemade by a Guatemalan lady. I have both chicken and pork. I buy 10-20 of them at a time when I can.

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                  Tripeler Feb 20, 2013 09:48 PM

                  These sound good. I say you should have two of each for dinner.

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                mike0989 Feb 20, 2013 12:44 PM

                Tamales with the red meat sauce on top

                1. Paprikaboy Feb 20, 2013 12:42 PM

                  I say shred the pork roast and add it to the split pea soup,

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                    pinehurst Feb 20, 2013 03:28 PM

                    +1 to paprikaboy. Pop that pork in a frying pan, first, with a bit o butter to make it nice and brown and lovely.

                  2. Perilagu Khan Feb 20, 2013 12:41 PM

                    What are you gonna do if there's a tie? Flip a beef medalion?

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                      SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 01:52 PM

                      I guess I could, I do have the burgers!

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                      juster Feb 20, 2013 12:25 PM

                      Split pea soup!

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                        SimonSaysWoof Feb 20, 2013 10:02 AM

                        Sounds good, I did not think of that. Have plenty of cheeses but no Swiss. But still will eat what gets the most votes.

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                          treb Feb 20, 2013 09:52 AM

                          I'd hit the pork roast and go Cuban with ham, swiss, mustard, pickles and make a grilled/pressed Cubano.

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                            jujuthomas Feb 20, 2013 10:04 AM

                            mmm Cubano would get my vote!

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                            Kontxesi Feb 20, 2013 09:34 AM

                            Chicken Marsala is speaking to me.

                            1. Perilagu Khan Feb 20, 2013 09:12 AM

                              If the chicks and dumps are righteous and copious, that's where I'd go.

                              But there are lots of good options there.

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