Monthly Archives: November 2005

Raised beds in our garden

We have started replacing the raised beds in our backyard. Rich started ripping out a few of the beds a few weeks ago. On Monday of Thanksgiving week, we went to Best Buy in Town Landscaping and bought our Christmas … Continue reading

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Variety of things

Well, I finished my thoughts on the Thanksgiving weekend wine tasting (November 27th entry). I would say I enjoyed everything except the drive back through Dundee. http://spaces.msn.com/members/leslieaross/Blog/cns!1pkwUDM7dk8JfCWhqD64ovsQ!231.entry   Ended up not using the gravy recipe I found yesterday, but did … Continue reading

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Turkey recipes

We were planning on deep frying a turkey only our turkey fryer pot fell apart. My husband went to Home Depot to get a new one. The package had been packed so that the legs had poked holes in the … Continue reading

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Post Thanksgiving wine tasting

The Saturday after Thanksgiving we made the trip again to Oregon’s wine country in Yamhill county. We went with my brother Paul. We had futures to pick up at Domaine Serene and Paul wanted to go to White Rose.We visited: Domaine … Continue reading

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Deep frying a Turkey

We have a turkey fryer and deep fry at least one turkey a year. It doesn’t take long and the flavor is delicious.   Deep frying a turkey can be dangerous if not done correctly. We have a good setup in … Continue reading

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Winetasting PreThanksgiving Weekend 2005

We made the trek to Yamhill county on Saturday.   We started out at Shea to pick up our futures. Of course we also tasted the wines that they had. I had my receipt so I knew what we ordered and … Continue reading

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Marinade and other events

I thought I would be doing more entries lately.   We had an invite to Carlton Winemakers Studio for an event featuring Andrew Rich Wines, Ribbon Ridge Vinyards and Bryce Vineyards. Mom was going to come with us and Grandma … Continue reading

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