February 9, 2011

I'll Cook When Pigs Fly Cookbook Review

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I am continuing with my Cookbook Challenge and making a new recipe from each of my cookbooks.

This week, I chose I'll Cook When Pigs Fly . . . and they do in Cincinnati.

I am not sure why I purchased this cookbook. I don't like cookbooks without photos and I am not from Cincinnati and have never been to Ohio.

I chose this recipe. I haven't made Meat Loaf in years.
Here are the ingredients I used.
Meat Loaf before -
Meat Loaf after -

Meat Loaf on my plate - love the crusty end.
I also made my favorite rice to accompany my meatloaf.
As I said, not sure why I purchased this book but the meatloaf was delicious and I will definitely try other recipes.

Yeah Cincinnati!

15 comments:

Angie said...

You know, I have tried many recipes and meatloaf has never been one of them. This looks awesome and I am going to have to check it out! :)

Angie

Jo said...

YUM!...you go gurl!..looks delish.
I LOVE COOKBOOKS, anykind.
~Jo
LazyonLoblolly

Terri said...

I love meatloaf, I love the ends and I love lemon. I am also doing a weekly cookbook review, following your lead. Great idea! I give you credit on my blog for your idea!

www.bobandterristeffes.com

Julie said...

As a native of Cincinnati, I cracked up at the title of this cookbook. The meatloaf looks great!

Jennifer said...

awwww how fun is this cookbook!? I love that it looks like a children's book =)

I havent had meatloaf in 8 years or something crazy but it totally looks good!

xoxo
Jenn @ Peas & Crayons

ps: I don't know how to do the little image change-a-roo but if I can find out how you'll be the first to know! I also have been thinking about starting up a blog button and header business so if you ever want to chat let me know! <3

ok longest comment ever! sowwy love! Hope you're having a great day!

Blondie's Journal said...

What a neat looking cookbook! I'd be curious enough to pick it up, too!

The meat loaf sounds wonderful...the lemon make it a little different which is nice. I'm going to try this one!

XO,
Jane

michelle said...

I love meat loaf and I like the picture on the cook book!! Sounds something that I would say! :) I will have to try this one out!!

Heather said...

Great choice. I like to rotate my cookbooks every month and that way I am bound to try some new recipes.

the cape on the corner said...

this must be a sign that i must attempt meatloaf-second post about it i've seen in two days. bizarre! yours looks so yummy!

Kim @ Starshine Chic said...

That is funny that you would buy a cookbook & not have any reason why. Maybe you just liked the title. Glad the meatloaf tasted good. I love meatloaf. Maybe I'll have to make it this week sometime. Thanks for stopping by my blog & leaving a comment.

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

The meatloaf looks and sounds great! Don't know why but for some reason I'm drawn to that cookbook too:@)

Rambling Girl said...

It's sad that no one in my house loves meatloaf except me so this is why I never fix it...but I think I am going to try and make mini loafs and just tell them it is hamburgers without the bun...This looks so yummy!

Michelle said...

I like this recipe and I am always looking for different ways to make meatloaf...I will def have to try this version. Thanks for sharing.

JoAnn said...

I love meatloaf and especially the crusty end! :) I will definitely try this recipe too. I am a single nester whose nestling has flown away and enjoy pretty much every minute of it. Thanks for sharing - from your newest follower,

JoAnn at http://stitchesandthyme.blogspot.com

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