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Marilyn Monroe’s Stuffing Waffles

Time to say goodbye to Wookey Hole – Mr Rathbone is getting a new fridge freezer… I shall miss this guideline about how long things should be frozen for: I don’t have this on my freezer door.  Hence of course, I feel that I am at liberty to have bits of cheese and portions of Phyllis […]

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Marilyn Monroe Stuffing – as a WAFFLE!

Oh this was so good!  Almost as good as a Bird’s Eye Potato Waffle – ha ha!  I had some leftover stuffing in the freezer so I mixed it up with a beaten egg and bunged it in the waffle maker.  It was utterly delicious.  I am sad that that’s the last of the stuffing, […]

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Reader’s Report – Marilyn Monroe’s Stuffing

The lovely Viv in Cardiff had a go at Marilyn’s Stuffing (recipe of the Month for December) for her Christmas extravaganza and reported back.  Ah, doesn’t this photo take you back to Christmas?  Is that a Christmas jumper I see before me?  That turkey looks DELICIOUS! Here are Viv’s thoughts on Marilyn’s stuffing recipe… “Massive […]

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Marilyn Monroe’s Stuffing

I made it, and it was GOOD!  Very good in fact and well worth all the chopping.  Marilyn’s original recipe, and the adaptation by the New York Times are in this blog post Here it a small portion of it about to go into the oven… and here it is after cooking for about 30 […]

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Marilyn Monroe’s Stuffing Recipe

I knew it was coming, but I took my eye off the ball and here it is! (thanks for the tip off Jeanne!)  The Holy Grail of Silver Screen Suppers recipes – a real Marilyn recipe.  Until now the best we had was the fact that she liked to serve carrots and peas together as […]

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Marilyn Monroe’s ???

“I don’t want to make money. I just want to be wonderful.” Same here Marilyn. It’s rare that I write a post without it relating to a star’s actual recipe but this week has been Marilyn week and there is still NO RECIPE. I guess Marilyn was outside the key era for film star recipes […]

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Groucho Marx’s Matzo Balls

“From the moment I picked your book up until I laid it down, I was convulsed with laughter. Someday I intend reading it.” My meeting on Thursday was fabulous. I am inspired, enthused and excited about the nebulous entity that will be the book AFTER Silver Screen Suppers. Better get on with this one first […]

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