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Spicy Moroccan Carrot Salad

We always look for alternatives to lettuce + dressing vegetable side dishes. Chef Yotam Ottolenghi‘s book Plenty (2010) is chock-full of such alternatives. This recipe contains a delicious combination of spices and is simple to prepare. We hope you like … Continue reading

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Cranberry Salsa

Here’s a recipe that won over all the skeptics; when we told family and friends we were serving a salsa with cranberries, we got a number of pained looks. Most thought this was just another lame attempt to preserve the … Continue reading

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Roasted Strawberry Chutney

One of us is tired of cranberries. Now, we don’t want to offend the holiday purists (especially those at Thanksgiving), but we think our forefathers and foremothers probably ate a few other berries, too, although there were likely seasonal restraints … Continue reading

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Bouillabaisse a la Di Maggio

Recently returned from a trip to London and Paris, and the cuisine was outstanding. Ate in a restaurant in Paris called Chez Andre and had the bouillabaise. Superb! Here is a recipe that seems to be a close approximation of … Continue reading

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Pork Chops with Cherry Couscous

We served this with the Yellow Plum Salad listed in the previous post. We have a frequent dinner “guest,” who claims she doesn’t like couscous or pork chops, but this dish got a thumbs up. We liked the texture the … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Country Captain

This is an updated version of a recipe from the time when the British East India Company controlled India. Legend has it that an English sea captain involved in the spice trade developed the original recipe, but the recipe caught … Continue reading

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California Seven Layer Dip

We made this recipe for the four young guys who came over to watch the Super Bowl on Sunday. We have made this recipe before and the results have always been well received. The recipe goes together quickly from simple … Continue reading

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