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Black Mirror's Nosedive Tapenade

While watching the Black Mirror season 3 premiere, the first episode got me hungry for some tapenade. You know – the scene where Lacie is lurking her social media feed and comes across her seemingly perfect and happy old friend who posts viral photos about her perfect life, friends, job and overall awesomeness? 159 more words


Artichoke, Olive and Garlic Tapenade

Every once in a while I say to myself, “You’re not buying anything at the grocery store today.  You just make do with what you have at home.”  And that’s when I come up with some recipes I’m positively crazy about.   361 more words

Spinach And Mission Fig Stuffed Pork-Sweet And Salty Deliciousness

The days are shorter, the shadows longer, and one’s belly gets a hankering for something a little more filling than a burger, hot dog, or sausage burnt over fire. 442 more words

Grillin' & Smokin'

Black Olive Tapenade - Vegan’s Best Friend - Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Black Olive Tapenade – Vegan’s Best Friend
1⁄4 cup chopped black olives,
1 1⁄2 teaspoons minced garlic
5 basil leaves
1⁄2 teaspoons sea salt… 91 more words

And God Created Capers

Vincent van Gogh – The Olive Orchard

Tapenade: food of the gods. Recipes vary according to taste or regional variations. Use good olives – perhaps use ones you have bought with stones in and then de-stone them yourself.   133 more words




Sun-dried tomatoes and Kalamata olives processed with garlic, green peppercorn and capers in a Tomato Onion Salad Dressing! Perfect texture, perfect flavors.  Low fat, but you wouldn’t know it! 193 more words


Learning to Cook the Cuisine de Provence

My favourite day in Provence was when we attended a cooking class in Vaison la Romaine. Cuisine de Provence is run by the lovely Barbara Schurenberg at her picturesque country home. 482 more words