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April 2, 2014 | 9:00 am
These are kind of like french fries except one, they aren’t fried, and two, I am choosing not to give the French credit for them. There is no political or historical reasoning behind that decision.
This is not because only a generation and a half ago, basically after two... read on
March 25, 2014 | 12:45 pm
I will first address those of you who are sick of hearing about everything being gluten free:
I know you think the rising hype of a “no gluten diet” that has taken our country by storm is some sort of psychological weakness emblematic of a consumer society that is easily seduced... read on
March 11, 2014 | 9:00 am
I think I might have created the best Hamantashen ever. Really.
Basically these hamantashen are like a cheese and prune danish meets a nutty cinnamon rugelach.
Hamantashen cookies are so often not “wowers.” Plain dough filled with jam shaped in a triangle to mimic the... read on
March 5, 2014 | 9:00 am
These are so easy to make that sometimes when famished and craving rich food, I eat them as my lunch. The good news is I am not weighed down by an actual rich meal since ultimately these are light and the spicy harissa ketchup perks me up.
Of course, they make an ideal side dish... read on
February 27, 2014 | 9:00 am
Dessert tends to be the ultimate buzz-kill. Of course everyone is always excited for dessert, but the happiness peaks while it is brought the table and it is only minutes after, while the empty dish stares us in the face, that a downhill spiral of feelings of sickness and thoughts... read on
February 21, 2014 | 9:00 am
Think mostly Tuscans live in Tuscany? Think again. The Brits fell in love with Tuscany years ago and with the strong value of the pound, they began gobbling up the best parts of of this region. It is through their books and films that we have the romantic imagery of this most... read on
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