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Otherworldly experiences…just in time for Hallowe’en – No tricks allowed

After a few conversations with different people in the course of a week, I concluded that the heavens were telling me to create this dish. Yep, that is my story, I am sticking to it, and, after you try this … Continue reading

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Simple ethereal sustenance… vegan.

There is nothing simple about soup. Humble, nourishing, comforting, delicious, silky, filling, creamy, chunky, tasty, warming, chilling, classic, inexpensive, delectable, seasonal, and special – All are good words to describe the time and care it takes to make the most … Continue reading

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Having a summer fling….

My new love summer fling happened quite by accident… or maybe out of urgent necessity. My catering company – A TASTE Experience http://www.atasteexperience.com – was hosting a private dinner and one course included fresh white nectarines. I love nectarines. Summer, … Continue reading

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Garden Grazing ‘11: Winter Edition: Kale… last vegetable standing

This winter, kale was the last vegetable standing in my vegetable garden… and with good reason. Kale, a cousin to collards and broccoli, is a very resilient type of cabbage. Cold weather does not intimidate kale and hot weather does … Continue reading

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Slow Roasting Pork… doubles as an easy holiday meal.

Life has been a whirlwind of activity lately and though I thought the Autumn would usher in some major relaxation time, it is already November and we are still charging full speed into the holiday season. However, this does not … Continue reading

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Fresh, tender, sweet, and delicate…

Fresh, tender asparagus wants to meet sweet, delicate blue crab to create the perfect light salad to share with my favorite Girl. Must use a light dress so that the flavors of both are not buried or masked; fresh snipped … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut and Apple Soup… enough said!

Here IT is… the most incredible Autumn/Winter soup EVER! If I could erect a huge 6-foot sculpture of butternut squash in my front yard ever Autumn, I would. There is already an imaginary one erected in my heart, I start … Continue reading

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