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Pickled Turnips

A few years ago I spent some time working in the Middle East and consequently fell in love with the food.  One of my favorite additions to the meals served over there were the different pickled vegetables.  One of my … Continue reading

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Kafta, or kofta is one of my favorite ground beef based meals.  Loads of flavor with only a little bit of prep work.  I made everything in my food processor. Recipe and end result after the jump.

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Movie Theater Popcorn: The Secret to Making it at Home

It’s difficult to deny that movie theater popcorn is the best.  When I figured out that it could be recreated at home for a fraction of the cost at the concession stand, I knew I would never microwave another bag … Continue reading

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Shish Tawook

However you spell it, it’s delicious. I was first introduced to Shish Tawook in a local Mediterranean restaurant. Our first meeting was a memorable one; the Shish Tawook was served up in Shawarma form, dressed in a coating of Toum … Continue reading

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