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Bring Out the Preserves!

on Mon, 11/02/2009 - 17:30

Tis the season for all those lovely summer fruits and vegetables that were canned and preserved to make their way on to your table.

Kale Carbonara : The Winter Cure

on Sat, 11/07/2009 - 17:30

Though many of the greens will be disappearing from our tables until Spring and Summer return, kale will keep us company throughout much of the Winter. In fact, it's flavor is sweetened by a kiss of frost.

More Than Tubers

on Fri, 11/13/2009 - 17:30

November is at the cross roads between the colorful bounty of summer and the underground tuber-laden foods of winter.

If You Get Stuffed Too

on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 17:30

Thanksgiving is going to swoosh in (at least for those of us here in the U.S.) and knock all our bellies out. Just a quick note, this posting will be relevant to anyone about to indulge in a culinary feast: it could be post Ramadan, post Lent, post any fasting-then-indulging moments. Not that Thanksgiving involves any preemptive fasting, it is mainly just indulging and yes..being thankful (that your belly doesn't implode!). I pondered what I could recommend for Thanksgiving besides try-not-to-eat-too-much, and I thought that medicinally speaking the key around this time is to treat indigestion and overindulgence for the most part. Well, luckily for all of us there are many traditions around the world that have already come up with some wonderful remedies.