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Texas-Style Cottage Pie with Roasted Sweet Potatoes and A.1. Compound Butter

Considering the extent of my bacon advocacy, most people are surprised to find out that I used to be a vegetarian. That was not a choice based on any kind of moral imperative. 1,156 more words


Mission Chinese Food New York

I have to admit to having something of a double standard when it comes to snapping pics of restaurant food and posting them on my blog. 623 more words


Orecchiette Carbonara with Freshly-Shelled Peas

On a hot and sticky mid-August night several years ago, I boarded an overnight train from Paris to Milan. The cabin was filled with two sets of bunk-beds that were meant to accommodate four people. 857 more words


Asparagus with Fried Egg and Parmesan

It’s asparagus season! Which means it’s time for my favorite fast lunch: sweet local asparagus topped with a fried egg and sprinkled with Parmesan. To anyone who thinks that making yourself lunch takes too much time, I challenge them to find something quicker than this meal. 308 more words


Young, Green Garlic Knots with Parmesan and Marinara Sauce

Well, I did it. I broke my oven.

After a week of intense pizza-making, my oven decided that it was having no more of this high-heat nonsense and promptly decided that it was going to go on strike. 705 more words