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Chicken with Grapefruit

Now that fall is here – and winter is coming – or at least that’s what I keep promising myself! – I’ve brought out my fall and winter recipes. The summer recipes that have been put away until next year … Continue reading

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Lemon Sesame Scallops

If you are not a fan of scallops as I am, most scallop recipes can be adjusted to use chicken breast pieces. The taste won’t be the same, of course, but it is a way to adapt a recipe that … Continue reading

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Happy Luck Fortune Cookies

Long ago and far away, I had a friend who threw a bachelor party for one of his friends in San Francisco. He arranged for the Bachelor Dinner in what was then the finest of the Chinese restaurants in the … Continue reading

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Summer Has Arrived – Hot Bites

These are great to nibble on with a cold beer, margarita, even ice tea … but they do have some fire in them so a cooling dip is almost a necessity. They are similar to ones you may have had … Continue reading

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Mexican Turkey Frittata

Well there’s an oxymoron for you … Mexican Frittata! First of all, a Frittata is an Italian omelet, started on the stove and finished in the oven and served flat (not rolled as the French omelet). To my knowledge (and … Continue reading

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Five Spice Beef Stir-Fry

One of the easiest things to prepare in the kitchen is a stir-fry! Today, it is even possible to buy packaged ‘stir fry vegetables’, taking away the chore of cutting everything up in evenly sized pieces so they cook through … Continue reading

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MNF – Deep Fried Garbanzos (aka: Chickpeas)

Deep Fried Garbanzo Beans (aka: Chickpeas) This is a quick and easy snack, perfect for watching the MNF game, a movie, or just about anytime. You can make it as spicy as you like or – make it sweet by … Continue reading

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