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Food & Wine Thursdays: Oven Roasted Red Potatoes

2013 has started off with a bang. And a lack of compelling food stories. So, instead of a rant or commentary, here’s another recipe. It’s nothing remarkable, but it is delicious. What you’ll need: Red potatoes (I prefer organic baby … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: An Encomium of Meatloaf

“Meatloaf is a powerful master and achieves the most divine feats with the smallest and least evident body. It can stop fear, relieve pain, create joy, and increase pity.”                       … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: A Fried Rice Recipe

I’m very pleased with myself: for the first time ever I made fried rice at home that was a reasonable approximation of what I’ve had out at a restaurant. You want the recipe? Here it is: In a rice cooker, … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Tomato Sauce

I’m literally at a loss for wine topics to write about, although do check out the latest I cobbled together over at the Huffington Post on Organic Wine and the USDA’s inability to effectively regulate it. Now, here’s a recipe … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Peanut Pie

My grandpa is allergic to walnuts and pecans, which is why my California born-and-raised grandma was making peanut pie long before my mom brought home that odd Jew from Virginia that is my dad and surprised him with her facility … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Creamed Spinach

It’s the holiday-times and there are holiday-times parties to go to and sometimes those holiday-times parties are of the potluck variety. Here’s a great side dish that’s very easy and very delicious to make. Yes, it’s delicious to make. I … Continue reading

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