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A Riot of Brassicae

October 30th, 2014 · No Comments · dinner

We scored a “giant” kohlrabi during our most recent visit to the farmers market in Troy and my wife turned it into our favorite kohlrabi gratin with cream and Gruyere cheese. In addition, she made a fabulous cream soup from broccoli that had been hibernating in the crisper drawer. Toss a fresh salad with bell […]

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Lunch for Dinner

September 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment · dinner

With a bit of chill in the air, my wife turned dinner into a celebration of one of our favorite comfort meals: tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwiches. The soup is made by hand with love. And since the calendar still says summer, she turned a big, plump slicing tomato into insalata caprese with basil […]

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More Carnitas

August 29th, 2014 · No Comments · dinner

I smoked seven pounds of pork shoulder recently, enough for many meals. My wife carefully pulled the meat apart and the bulk of it went into the chest freezer for later. Well, later finally arrived and we sat down to carnitas–tortilla roll ups with all the fixings. Chopped onion, radish, cilantro, tomato and crumbly Mexican […]

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