Think of meat loaf as an edible time capsule.
I don’t know if our most recent snow day will truly be the last one of the year, but it was the last one that we had. By that day, like many families, we were experienced and surprises were hard to come by.
Yes, I’ve made carrot cake a couple times before. At one point, I even had a special recipe. It was a keeper. Except I didn’t keep it.
Look, Ma! No bowl.
When you’re pairing wines with foods, you don’t want the same flavors in the wines and foods. You want them to complement each other. That means a food that doesn’t overwhelm the wine and a wine that doesn’t overwhelm the food. Even when the food in question is a Girl Scout Cookie.