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SAUCES ON SAUCED

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THANKSGIVING WINNERS

THANKSGIVING WINNERS

  • BOUTIQUE ITALIAN WINES

    BOUTIQUE ITALIAN WINES

    Get your pen ready! Here come spectacular recommendations for small-vineyard Italian wines.  You won’t hear about the big joints at all, but instead, the small players, the individuals who have passed down their love of grapes through generations.  These are vintners interested in exploring and exploiting the possibilities in their vines, not glutting the market with “good enough”. I was ... Read More »
  • RETURNING TO MY ROOTS

    RETURNING TO MY ROOTS

  • OLD FAITHFUL

    OLD FAITHFUL

  • THERE’S A SALAD IN MY GLASS

    THERE’S A SALAD IN MY GLASS

    I was really psyched to write this blog entry as a result of a freshly stocked bar and a garden that’s a-blooming, but then I read this parody of trendy menus and thought, err, maybe this an unnecessary entry into a world already saturated with cocktails infused with herbs and artisanally made bitters.  Spoiler Alert: the cocktail I’m going to write about ... Read More »
  • STICKY FUN

  • MAPLE SYRUP & COCKTAILS

    MAPLE SYRUP & COCKTAILS

  • FAMILY DINNER

    FAMILY DINNER

    Is our memory of food really an accurate rendering of a meal? Or do we indulge in the dangerous side of nostalgia -photoshopping away imperfections to create false versions that never really existed? Is my idea of my grandmother’s sweet potato pie true to how it actually was on the plate and in the mouth? Or have I set myself ... Read More »
  • HOW WE MOURN

    HOW WE MOURN

  • JUST DESSERTS

    JUST DESSERTS

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