Mean Gene's Cookbook

recipes without bullshit.

Recent Recipes

11/15/2020

Chili (is fuckin easy to make)

It is WINTER and we are LAZY. Two good reasons to make chili. One pot. Freezes well. Reheats well. One recipe, many variations (including Vegan). No bullshit.
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7/21/2020

No-Bullshit Basil Pesto

Basil pesto is easy as hell. But it takes a metric fuckload of basil.... So the truth is, the only time it's convenient to make basil pesto is when you happened to grow way too much goddamn basil.
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6/25/2020

Black-Eyed Pea Stew

After making a donation to a local fund serving Black communities and acknowledging that the vast majority of what we know of as "delicious Southern food" comes directly from those communities and their ancestors... grab a pot and a spoon and make this. BLACK LIVES MATTER.
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6/22/2020

Fuck Yeah Breakfast Quesadilla

Breakfast "quesadilla." I use quotes here because I am white as hell and there's no way I can actually pass this off as a quesadilla but I couldn't figure out what else to name it????
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6/14/2020

Tomato Gravy

it's a southern tradition. Don't knock it til you've tried it.
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6/13/2020

Uncle Gene's Randomass Cobbler

I just made the most randomass peach cobbler y'all. You can do this with any fruit, canned or fresh. Go to town!
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6/13/2020

Slowcooker Sopa de Pollo

comes out perfect every time. one of my only recipes with measurements.
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