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Solstice in Beige

December 23rd, 2015 · 1 Comment · Blog, dinner

We turned a corner yesterday, from shortest day of the year to days growing longer again. How to mark the occasion? We head to our chest freezer for some of those thick, juicy pork chops from the half-pig we bought from our friend Mike. I melt some bacon grease in our favorite cast-iron skillet and […]

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Crazy for Gravy

December 2nd, 2014 · 2 Comments · Recipes

Eggs and gravy. French fries and gravy. Steak and gravy. This is why I look forward to Thanksgiving: leftover gravy. I learned the art of gravy making from my grandmother. On Thanksgiving day, she’d be up at the crack of dawn making stuffing for the turkey. We woke to the aroma of sautéing onions and […]

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