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Old 04-13-2011, 07:51 PM
 
Location: Casa Grande, AZ
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I have been out-voted, I wanted lamb, the other 2 chose ham...so be it, then au gratin potatoes, roasted asparagus, wheat rolls, some type of appetizer, and I want French silk pie for dessert, will attempt my own
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Old 04-14-2011, 08:03 AM
 
Location: Denver area
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Just remembered DD's roommate who will be visiting us for Easter, is a vegetarian.....any thoughts on a dish or two as an alternative to the ham we will also be serving? I can still have my broccoli salad just with the bacon on the side...
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Old 04-14-2011, 08:11 AM
 
Location: N of citrus, S of decent corn
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Either roast lamb, mashed potatoes, asparagus, rolls, mint jelly, coffee gravy, and some lemony cake or pie.
OR Ham, hashbrown casserole, maybe pineapple casserole, rolls, asparagus...Not really sure yet.
Depends upon whether any of the kids are coming. If not, we might just go out.
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Old 04-14-2011, 01:27 PM
 
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I noticed that does not matter what holiday, most Americans will eat turkey and ham...:rolleyes:!
Except on Mother's Day when more roast beef is consumed than on any other day in the year.
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Old 04-21-2011, 11:03 AM
 
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Default Easter Traditions

So what are yours in terms of food? I am Jamaican and on Good Friday we do not cook or eat meat so we do all our preparation today on Holy Thursday. We fry fish so we can have it for dinner on Good Friday and we have Bun (sweet bread or similar to a raisin nut bread) and Cheese for breakfast and lunch. And of course we have a big Easter brunch after church on Sunday?
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Old 04-21-2011, 11:25 AM
 
Location: Edmond, OK
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Typically our only food tradition is the big Easter Sunday lunch/dinner. It usually consists of a honey glazed ham, mashed potatoes, spinach strawberry salad, green beans, deviled eggs, and either a key lime or chocolate fudge pie. This year, it's nothing. We will be traveling on Easter. We may try to do a brunch somewhere.
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Old 04-21-2011, 12:52 PM
 
Location: Charlotte county, Florida
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I'll be going to my Brothers straight from work, I want to watch the Neice and Nephew hunt for eggs.
Then a small dinner here with just a few people, maybe the neighbor if she is going to be alone..
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Old 04-21-2011, 02:49 PM
 
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No meat Thursday thru Saturday. Big Azz Tri tip and Rib BBQ on Sunday with all the fixins'
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Old 04-21-2011, 02:52 PM
 
Location: San Antonio/Houston
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We have a thread like this already:
http://www.city-data.com/forum/food-...over-menu.html
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Old 04-21-2011, 03:13 PM
 
Location: Destrehan, Louisiana
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Boiled crawfish Friday and Sunday after church we will have pork roast, garlic mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus, and hot rolls.


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