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Micro management: Tiny greens give chefs fresh flavors to play with


(This feature appears in the current issue of Produce Business magazine.)

Micro greens and edible flowers are far from a “new” produce item. 2,416 more words

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The Winter Breakfast launch

I again attended Prahran Mission’s Winter Breakfast program launch.  Not quite as slick as the Salvos appeal launch which I attended a few weeks back, but I don’t think Prahran  Mission uses pre-prepared templates for their speeches (…oops, should I say things like that?). 50 more words

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Yum Cha

We had Sunday yum cha at Silky Apple.  It’s been years since we’ve been to Silky Apple, and the family wanted to go there.   It’s still got quite a nice decor, and the yum cha selection was pretty good. 148 more words

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Mom's best cooking tips didn't involve casseroles

By John Lehndorff

Boulder Weekly, May 5, 2016 –

Even now I can transport immediately to Mom’s kitchen and seat myself against the pantry closet and watch her make stuffed cabbage, or Portuguese pork chops or hardboiled egg croquettes. 801 more words

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Who's afraid of a little lamb? A beginner's guide

(This feature appears in the current issue of Cheese Connoisseur magazine)

By John Lehndorff

A person’s first taste of lamb can be one of those great palate-changers, a moment when you realize there is a lot more for dinner than the same old steak. 1,449 more words


My food, my cell-fie and another image of somone else's food

Hi. My name is John, and I belong to a Facebook group called Food Porn. On a daily basis, members publish intimate photos of what they are cooking and/or eating. 1,036 more words

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It’s not the cheapest meal we’ve ever had, but our night at Ekyros in Burke Rd Camberwell was very enjoyable.  This is fine Greek (Cretan) dining in a very nice atmosphere.   74 more words

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