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recipe: tomato kadhi

Indian cooking is not my strong suit. I adore eating it and picked up a few techniques from friends and their families to make simple, inspired dishes at home. Absolutely nothing authentic. Some come out better than others, and that … Continue reading

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recipe: butternut squash risotto

Autumn means cooking with a different set of ingredients than I typically work with the rest of the year and although I do on occasion use frozen butternut and other seasonal squash other times of the year it is so … Continue reading

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recipe: sage pasta

The other day I wanted to make a quick autumn feeling recipe that would feel as relaxing making it as it would be to share eating it with someone. I shuffled through a few standby recipes that might work while … Continue reading

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quip: money hungry

On the way into work I ran into a friend on the train and we got to talking when she mentioned she really needed to get her shopping habit back under control because it was throwing her budget off, to … Continue reading

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recipe: salad days

Today is Independence Day. Apart from celebrating our successful split from the British Empire with bikinis, bar be ques and beer we are really paying homage to our diverse immigrant roots and what freeing themselves from their homelands to start … Continue reading

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recipe: citrus inspirations for a summer day

Summer meals can taken on a myriad of flavors from the smokey barbecue, the crisp and cold salad-esque, to the light and clean detectability. Citrus flavor pallets tend to hold that summer association really well so the inspiration of this … Continue reading

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recipe: inchiostro pasta

The concept behind this dish comes from a semi-recent trip to Firenze, Toscana, Italia and a truly wonderful meal not long after in Hell’s Kitchen, NYC. Squid ink not only helps color the dish with a unique approach but provides … Continue reading

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