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Cook the Books! July: Gran Cocina Latina with Maricel E. Presilla

We are headed into the 2nd half of Cook the Books!  Can you believe it?  At over 850 pages, July’s selection is our largest cookbook yet.  Yes, you read that right. A veritable encyclopedia, if you will. It is an … Continue reading

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Cook the Books! Review: Street Food!

The Cooking:   In exploring our Cook the Books June selection, Street Food by Susan Feniger, I went for recipes that I already had most of the ingredients for. I barely managed to grocery shop at all this month, so … Continue reading

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June Mid-Month Meanderings III

Sure, it is the 25th. Not exactly mid-month.  Not even close. Perhaps I had too many cocktails on my brain last week.  No worries. We can still squeeze a quick look at what is happening. I should tell you now … Continue reading

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Herbal Cocktail: Strawberry-Thyme Margaritas

This week I’m joining Annette Cottrell of Sustainable Eats to talk about botanicals, and more specifically, herbs. And not just herbs, but herbs in cocktails! Which pretty much makes them super-herbs in my book. I was excited when Annette asked … Continue reading

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June Mid-Month Meanderings II

I’ve just plain lost track of time. Perhaps it is from being off work for a while. Or maybe it is just that it still doesn’t feel like June.  I know.  I complained about it last year too.  I guess … Continue reading

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