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recipe: bacalhau d’estufado

Recently, my mom and I began talking about food more and more. I think she’s curious, even if she won’t admit it, about the book idea and since we first spoke about it she’s been more eager to talk about … Continue reading

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recipe: bolo de bacalhau

Day two of the big east coast snow storm. Being it is late in December, it got me thinking the last time in the grocery store that I was getting in the mood for codfish cakes. These Portuguese treats are … Continue reading

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recipe: caldo verde

Today was the first “real” snow we had this year. After so many days in the 60s lately, it was actually a little bit of a surprise to see those heavy, wet, white flakes falling from the sky and beginning … Continue reading

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recipe: pernil y patatas mexicana

So, for a pre-Father’s Day gathering the bourbon and tequila came out, so did the cigars and so did the cooking. Rain was not going to stop us from enjoying a wonderful meal despite it being entirely too wet out … Continue reading

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recipe: stuporbowl faves

Normally, when you see the typical Super Bowl grub it is predictable finger foods that truly reflect the breath of diversity of culinary impressions that make up the breath of the American melting pot. For me, the Superbowl has always … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cottage Pie

I’ve always been a huge fan of craftily prepared pub food – real pub food not the double deep fryer that some bars call an after-hours kitchen. After a couple of trips to “Irish Pubs” that left me somewhat flat … Continue reading

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