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K9Art

valentines dinner??

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ok so here is the deal, I plan on going to(and bringing the wife) to the snowmobile races, in the afternoon; she used to race; then i would like to bring her home to a good meal. Now here is the catch, the meal will need to feed 8 people, we have two birth children and 4 foster children, between the age of 3-16 and then us. Any suggestions to what i could make? I have lots of beef, some walleyes, and panfish in the freezer but am open to anything. thank you in advance for your help. And yes I am looking into a babysitter and taking her out to eat.

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Stuffed pasta shells with beef and cheese covered with tomato sauce? Heart shaped pizza?

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I made my lady a pretty sweet dinner for early V day last week(I'm gonna be out of town on the 14th). I did venison backstrap(you could do beef), and king crab, with green beans and quinoa. I rubbed the steak with olive oil, salt and pepper and seared it. Then I finished it in the oven. I made a beur rouge sauce (butter red) by sauteing garlic, shallots, peppercorns, and [PoorWordUsage]takes in a little olive oil. Once the shallots and shrooms were mostly cooked I added about 3/4 of a bottle of red wine. I cooked in down until it started to thicken and then added some butter. Then I spooned it over the sliced steak. This sauce is simply awesome with any red meat. You could mix in the fish, maybe broiled walleye for a little surf and turf. If you want more details let me know.

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