I want to share it with someone. Have the recipe just need the story.
It looks like most of these images were victims of the Photobucket apocalypse. I was only able to fix one of them. I even checked the Wayback Machine but that timeframe wasn't cached.This one has photos from a cassoulet dinner Joe made.
Only I can't see them.
RECIPE: - REC: Poached Peaches with Raspberry Sauce. We served this after cassoulet on Friday....PÊCHES CARDINAL Compote of Fresh Peaches with Raspberry Purée From Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child PEACHES: 6 cups water 2¼ cups sugar 2 Tbs. vanilla extract 10 firm, ripe, unblemished peaches about 2-1/2 inches in diameter Combine the water, sugar and vanilla in a...recipeswap.org
THIS is the one I was looking for - the adventure! I had my own adventure making it years ago after reading this story. I wanted to share this with a cousin that I have been picking at about them cheating by ordering the kit from D'artagnan. BTW - my adventure was in finding the pig's foot, getting it split, and cooking the broth with it - my husband had a horrible case of the flu and the smell was bad, like chitlins which I was used to from growing up but which hubby had never smelled. He loved the cassoulet so I have let him believe all these years that the stink he smelled was just that way because he was so sick. LOLAlso I found your "Adventure" series @music-city-missy
Day 1 of the Cassoulet Adventure - or why my house smells like chitlinsOkay so it's not really day 1 but day 1 of cooking. The adventure up to now.... Last Thursday decided I would make a real cassoulet for the International Cuisine class next Wednesday. Friday night I volunteered to assist with teaching a community service class in Sushi making so the gathering...recipeswap.org
Cassoulet Adventure Day 2Got up & knew I wasn't going to work so I got up and took one of DH's tamaflu pills and fenergan or whatever for the nausea but took DD to school and climbed back in bed. Got up around noon and kept thinking what am I going to do. At least I have headed off a full blown case of this like DH...recipeswap.org
Day 3 of the Cassoulet Adventure - Tale of Goldielocks and the 3 dishesSo assembly day comes. First I start with the Staub cast iron pan that I think might be about 6 quarts. Duck fits nicely covering the bottom. Put a layer of beans and then start with the pork and OH BOY we are already up over 1/2 full. Remove the pork and move duck and first layer of beans...recipeswap.org
Cassoulet Adventure Comes to and end.....Decided to try and make it through class tonight. I just had to show them that cassoulet after all this if you know what I mean. I was going to lug the whole thing in and hubby looked at me as if I had gone off my rocker. And he doesn't even know that they have made us start parking back in...recipeswap.org