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recipe: paella vegetariano

Paella is a cornerstone dish of Iberian cuisine. The famed Paella Valencia is the variant most people know, combining a wonderful version bringing proteins as diverse as crustaceans, mollusks, chicken, local sausage (chorizo or linguisa are most common), but many … Continue reading

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recipe: gumbo z’herbes

I promised back in the day, I would give up my recipe for this so, I suppose it must be time to since it is indeed lent. This is a personal favorite for me, not because it is a family … Continue reading

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recipe: Atum Azores e Couve

I made this dish the other night after becoming inspired for it by a meal I made over the weekend that was completely spur of the moment while rummaging through the fridge and the cubbard. What I absolutely adore about … Continue reading

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recipe: porchini mushroom salmon

I don’t really know what inspired this meal, it just kind of came together by accident. I was lucky to find fresh caught salmon for this, as opposed to the usual farm raised fish. Combine that with fresh spinach and … Continue reading

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recipe: crowded soup

When I was younger I always heard stories about the infamous crowded soup my grandmother used to make. She would collect the leftovers from the week (which is difficult to believe there would be any, considering my uncles and grandfather) … Continue reading

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Recipe: Bourbon Lime Chicken over Rice

Nearly every year over the last decade I’ve cooked on New Year’s Eve. Sometimes it was a romantic dinner for two for the lady I was with, sometimes it was for a gathering of close friends, I’ve even cooked with … Continue reading

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recipe: red and white beans n’ rice

It’s always nice preparring leftovers, especially if you have some tasty treats to work with. Holiday ham is one of those delictable treats you can never have enough leftovers of, and although I could just eat it cold, or soft … Continue reading

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