It shall be this one's duty to offer recipes and menus. These will be easy to follow, and tested to be good enough that a slave would allow his Master to serve it to Master's Guests and reflect only the best of his Master.
For far worse than Master's anger is Master's disappointment.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Howdy Partner Meat Loaf
tasty gooey stuffed meat loaf might never have been served at this
mid-fifties drive-in in Boise. However slave presents it in honor
and remembrance of the family who built the business and had their
world turned upside down by power seeking bigots.
this drive in fare of cream cheese & tomato stuffed meat loaf and
make the effort to learn about this bit of LGBT history so we don't
have to endure it again.
lbs ground Beef
cup oats – uncooked
cup yellow onion chopped fine
Tbs Brown sugar
Tbs Worcestershire sauce
tsp liquid smoke (optional)
Tbs minced garlic
tsp salt + ½ tsp pepper
cup BBQ sauce
Low fat cream cheese at room temperture
slices American cheese torn into small bits
cup diced tomatoes drained
can potatoes diced
heat oven to 350
the onion and garlic.
the ground beef with oats, onions, brown sugar and garlic, then add
sauce, mustard, liquid smoke (careful with this a little goes a long
way) carefully stir in the BBQ sauce until well mixed. Let sit for 5
together the stuffing: Stir the tomatoes into the cream cheese and
add the torn bits of American cheese until well blended.
out some waxed paper. Spoon out the meat loaf mixture as follows:
less than half on one side. Then slightly less than half on the
the meat to have raised edges.
in half of the cheese mix into one side, then repeat on the other.
lift one side on top of the other. Now seal the top and bottom
together. Use the left over mix to fill in any gaps and to seal all
the way around.
a baking pan with foil and spray a cooking rack to fit inside.
lift the meatloaf onto the rack and spray the outside with cooking
spray. Bake for 30
the baking rack with meatloaf out of pan. Drain the pan of grease.
the can of diced potatoes and spread across the bottom of pan and sit
the meatloaf rack back on top.
to the oven for another 45
this time the meat will drip onto the potatoes giving them a
lift the meatloaf off the rack to the platter. Don't worry if it gets
a bit messy. The taste is fantastic. Serve with a simple green side
Travelstead just had that touch. Everything seemed to turn to gold.
First a dance studio then a simple drive-in where he would put on
roof top shows. Al had even been a branch president of the local LDS
the world fell apart. A police officer friend came to him and said
“You better get out of town, we've got a warrant for you.”
wasn't just any charge this was a morals charge for "infamous
crimes against nature"!
The whole state capitol was in the
throes of a massive witch hunt. Lives were being ruined, suicides,
families torn apart.
November of 1955 was Hell in Boise! Al
disappeared and escaped to Mexico. As soon as he could he sent word
to his wife to sell the property for what she could get and bring the
He was never again able to be successful – he had lost his “touch”.
Pardner Drive-In Cafe would never be the same. Nor would the majority
of the 43,000 residents of that western state capital.
the Horror around the country & the world. Not because it was
strange, but to use it for a renewed hysteria against all LGBT's!