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If I Were a Cannibal, What Spices Would I Want on Hand – My Hand, Not the Food’s Hand – Yet -- Part 2

If I Were a Cannibal, What Spices Would I Want on Hand – My Hand, Not the Food’s Hand – Yet — Part 2

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Snarky Stuff

Medieval town

Link to “A trip to the weekly market in Mirepoix”

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Market

Mirepoix with beef or without

This week I cooked a white Mirepoix as I am trying to improve my cooking skills. I found this recipe delicious from a cookbook that I’ve been using for a little bit now. 355 more words

Recipes

Medieval town

Went to Mirepoix this morning. Mirepoix is in the Ariège department at the foot of the majestic Pyrenean mountain rang. It is only 30 to 40 minutes by car west from Carcassonne. 31 more words

Places

Flat Back Micro Particles Pattern Cuts

Today I had an interesting conversation with a friend about cutting. The fact the matter is most people obsess about their knife, or knives and even professional chefs have their favorite tools. 151 more words

Life Cycles

Simple Bolognese Sauce

We aren’t Italian but my Mom loved to cook all sorts of cuisines, not just curry. And one distinct food memory I have is making sauce with her. 1,685 more words

Food

Roasted Asparagus Soup

I am sure the conversation went something like “We’re having asparagus soup for dinner. Can you please toss the onions and peppers in the oven before you leave?” However, when I looked in the oven, I found asparagus roasting. 177 more words

Kitchen Adventures