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How to make an almond smile

This is a story about macarons, and an awesome book called “Blue Bottle Craft of Coffee” (amazon). This book wastes the first half of it’s paper on coffee (that’s just my opinion, though). 564 more words


Peep my Cookbooks

With the holidays around the corner (and Cyber Monday in full swing) I thought it would be helpful to walk through my favorite cookbooks, as they make great gifts.   1,388 more words


Cookbook of the Month: Street Vegan

Street Vegan really reminded me of Vegan Secret Supper, in that it looked just a bit too fancy to be an everyday cookbook. But, like… 1,954 more words


Lucky Peach Presents 101 Easy Asian Recipes (a cookbook review)

I have mixed feelings about 101 Easy Asian Recipes by Peter Meehan and the editors of Lucky Peach.  At first I was super excited for this cookbook.   510 more words


Cook Book Review + Recipe: Lucky Peach 101 Easy Asian Recipes

I have been a distant admirer of Lucky Peach for a few months now, ever since I flipped through a few of their magazines at an independent bookstore in Boston this summer. 525 more words


Chelsea & Me: Burgers

Chelsea Winter. Winner of Masterchef NZ in 2012, author of three cookbooks, and my go-to gal when I’m in a recipe funk. At My Table… 756 more words


A very Violet weekend

Thanksgiving was a bust. Okay, “bust” is a little too harsh a word seeing as I wasn’t expecting an evening that boomed either, but it was wholly uneventful. 1,496 more words