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2013 at a 100 Miles

My first meal in the  New Year  Jan 1 , 2013 was once again a most amazing bagel with cream cheese and lox. A  personal tradition I look forward to each Jan 1. Bagels freshly baked at the local bakery and the … Continue reading

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Traveling chef stays home

So much to do . I  stayed home for very good reasons! Here in  Dutchess county there is suddenly so little time. In one week the garden has been fully planted. Thanks to my brother who gave me this car load … Continue reading

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My mother’s tart tatin

My mom was famous for her Tart Tatin which she made often during apple season in The Netherlands. It was the best in town. Frankly I always thought it was the only one in town as we where living in the North where not a Dutch … Continue reading

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A fight with black walnuts

Off to an apple tasting tour these  past 2 weeks. I buy an apple here an apple there at various farmers markets. Montgomery farm still my favorite on the edge of Rhinebeck  has 60 apple varieties.  Most often I go there for my tastings. Out of 60 … Continue reading

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Dim Sum Go Go, Elderberries and a Workshop

First I must  report on a  still fresh on my mind afternoon in China town where we had a few lunches all in a few hours. You see I have this friend who likes to eat as much as I do. In addition he’s  fun … Continue reading

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Before, during, after

What makes you think I got a generator, filled up a tank or boarded up the house? I’ve learned to follow my own instincts  and suggest you start doing the same.  I  did however rush to  pick all herb gardens clean prior to the monstres predicted … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Parsley found.

Last night The Parsley has been unexpectedly found. This morning at the crack of dawn  4 cups were picked, chopped and successfully added to the chimmichuri mix. The process took less than 30 minutes. The the inability to find  parsley took a turn for the … Continue reading

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