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The beauty of the friend date: dinner at NoRTH

I love to get dressed up almost as much as I love to eat. Dates, therefore, are a favorite of mine, particularly when they are with interesting people who also love to eat. 528 more words

Penne alla Vecchia Bettola [project #279]

Penne all Vecchia Bettola

Total Time: 2 hours, 1 ½ is oven cooking

Skill Level: Easy Peasy. Budget: $$. Serves: 4

Vecchia Bettola translates to Old Tavern in Italian. 264 more words

Americana

CCU Undercover: Wild Pear Cafe

CCU sometimes overlooks the fact that in her sleepy, beautiful suburb, there is actually a lot of awesome cafes. She dreams of living in the big city, but just 10 minutes away, she didn’t realise there was a gem. 1,963 more words

Review/Event

Gluten Free Gnocchi al Forno


Gnocchi al Forno with Bolognese sauce
(Fluffy potato pillows baked with meat sauce)

worked for years perfecting my bolognese meat sauce for spaghetti. It’s my kids favorite meal. 291 more words

Gourmet

Lupo Verde: RA2 Pizza

Lupo Verde is the newest Italian stallion to set up shop on 14th Street, falling in line after Ghibellina, Etto, Mcafe Bar and Posto. Lupo Verde… 236 more words

Restaurants

BRUSCHETTA - with sweet balsamic + fresh herbs

Chop 4-5 Roma (or Vine-ripe tomatoes), add olive oil, 4-5 tbsp. balsamic vinegar, 1 tbsp. sugar, 3-4 cloves crushed garlic, salt + pepper to taste, and fresh basil + thyme . 6 more words