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Food & Wine Thursdays: Imitation, Flattery & Everything In Between

Are you familiar with the concept of the “Plague Doctor?” In the 14th century dudes dressed up in a long overcoat and leather breeches sealed with wax or suet, donned a wide-brimmed black cap and a freaky bird-beak mask stuffed … Continue reading

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