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Still Eating Salads…. all year ’round

This summer, I became the owner of a beautiful 5 pound 14 ounce butternut squash… from a volunteer effort organized by my sorority. Planted during the summer months at the Habesha Community Garden in Atlanta, the squash vine took on … Continue reading

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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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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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Ladle, spread, and dip into the summer lovin’… get your plate

The BBQ season (charcoal only… gas grills never apply) is fully upon us in South Florida. Okay, so actually, the BBQ season stays upon us 80% of the year… maybe 90%… okay 99.9% including the hurricane season when BBQ-ing is … Continue reading

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Becoming the Fire….. Happy Anniversary .T.A.S.T.E.

The past few months have been a world-wind of activity for me. So much so, that I missed the one-year anniversary of my culinary blog, June 7 (Yaaaay!). I had planned a dessert exposé to share with my readers as … Continue reading

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