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Chickpea Salad

Chickpea Salad with Lemon, Parmesan, and Fresh Herbs

I saw this recipe on Epicurious and immediately wanted to try it. I love garbanzo beans (I don’t usually call them chickpeas) and this sounds like a light, fresh salad. Lemon, Parmesan and herbs is such a classic combo, I’m surprised that I haven’t seen this before.    Chickpea Salad With Lemon, Parmesan, and Fresh […]

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Classic Margarita

National Margarita Day

It’s National Margarita Day! Cheers!  I confess, sometimes it’s easier to use a good mix, and quickly pour yourself a refreshing, salty beverage. In this case I went with Jose Cuervo Classic Margarita mix, extra fresh lime, limon salt and Jose Cuervo Gold tequila. Sometimes it’s better to spend the time by the pool, instead […]

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Chicken Colombo

Chicken Colombo

A cousin of mine recently made a recipe that used chayote in it, and she asked if I’d done much cooking with it. I haven’t, and I was intrigued. I know what chayote is, but haven’t really come across recipes for using it. Surprisingly, the email from Wine Enthusiast that day was for Chicken Colombo, […]

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Addition of Maldon and Kosher Flake Salt

Burnt Citrus Sea Salt

As part of Christmas gifts this year, I made batches of different flavored salts for family and friends. You can either season a dish with a little added flavor, or use it as a finishing salt at the end. I really enjoyed the smokiness that burning the citrus peel imparted to this recipe.

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