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Horseradish Whipped Cream for Beef Recipe

How to lift up beef from great to something extra-special? Mix up a quick mix of horseradish and whipped cream, it adds just a touch of rich bite. For readers who are following along, Horseradish Whipped Cream for Beef is the last recipe for a traditional English Christmas dinner menu that features Perfectly Cooked Roast Beef, Yorkshire Pudding and of course, the grand finale, Christmas Trifle. You'll find the complete menu and links to all the recipes at Perfectly Cooked Roast Beef. Good meat, cooked simply. Fresh vegetables, also prepared with simplicity. A spectacular salad, lots of crunch and color, a simple tangy dressing – and maybe a conversation-stopping dessert, likely simple too. To me, these are the elements of a special-occasion meal, whether for two or twenty, whether the “occasion” is just another good day or something that merits mention on the calendar.But then there’s serendipity, an inescapable magic, the mood, the company, the conversation, the laughs. It’s so o…

Yorkshire Pudding (Popover) Recipe

No traditional English Christmas dinner is complete without Yorkshire Pudding, what many Americans call "popovers". This is my mom's recipe, including her secret technique for tender, flavor-packed Yorkshire Pudding. When hot bread first emerges from the oven, in my family even the kids know to grab the butter, then we’ll all tussle for the crusty heels, comfort food of the highest order.But not all of us share this fresh, homemade bread experience. I once delivered three loaves of still-warm Swedish Rye Bread to a family in mourning and was greeted by blank stares, as if I were daft. It wasn’t until a kind soul added sausage and cheese that the loaves were sliced into.How many know Yorkshire Pudding? You might call them “popovers” but think savory muffin-shaped but hollow Swedish pancakes or French crepes served hot-hot-hot, light, a little eggy and wet, but crispy on the edges. They’re a real treat, much too easy to make and tasty to consume to remain confined to a Chr…