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Posted By Anonymous on 2016 Mar 29 - 12:34pm

Spring in Your Prep

| by Beth Maya | photography by Alex Lepe | Well, it’s that time of year again when we start to brush off the long dreary winter, although admittedly a mild one this year, and get ready to embrace spring. This is the time when we start to plant our spring gardens, spruce up our patios...

Posted By Anonymous on 2016 Feb 17 - 3:40pm

| by Chef Deb Cantrell | photography by Alex Lepe | “Don’t forget to eat your vegetables!” It’s the nagging phrase we all heard as kids. And, ironically not much changes as we become adults. But, as we grow older, many of our palates and plates mature as we start to...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2016 Jan 20 - 3:53pm

| photography by Alex Lepe | There’s a singular reason at the heart of why we cook, and it’s true the world over. We cook as an expression of love for those around us. Yes, food truly does equal love. Over the course of history, certain foods have been said to elicit an aphrodisiac...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Dec 28 - 11:54am

Recipes From WATERS Bonnell’s Coastal Cuisine

| photography by Alex Lepe | Once every few months I venture out of my kitchen to get a peek into the world of a professional chef. This month I went to WATERS Bonnell’s Coastal Cuisine in West 7th to see what’s cookin’ inside the modern seafood restaurant that arose from the...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Nov 16 - 3:50pm

Festive Holiday Tablescapes

They say we eat with our eyes, and there's really no truer statement. From the presentation of the food to the setting of the holiday table, your guests will always enjoy their meal best when beauty abounds. This month, I turned to Mark Vaughan at Domain XCIV on West Seventh, to learn how to...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Oct 22 - 10:24am

| photography by Alex Lepe | When I was first married, I learned pretty quickly that my sweetie didn't like leftovers. Well, here's my simple theory about why folks don't like leftovers. They don't eat them because whoever reheated them didn't know how or didn't take the...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Sep 29 - 11:36am

Top Dog: Game-Day Snacks

| photography by Alex Lepe | As I started writing this, I realized that hot dogs have actually been a pretty big part of my life. My very first job at the ripe age of 14 was selling hot dogs with my sister at the Syracuse University basketball games. I have very fond memories of our family...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Sep 1 - 11:10am

| photography by Alex Lepe |

It's September, and we'd love for it to be fall. You know that's typically not the case for another few weeks. So to kick off the (almost) beginning of fall, I thought I'd change it up a bit, and instead of sharing recipes, I thought I'd share some of my favorite things. As a...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Jul 31 - 10:58am

Spicy Tuna Roll, Japanese Pancakes and Blistered Shishito Peppers

| photography by Alex Lepe | So many home cooks get a little intimidated at the thought of cooking authentic Japanese food at home. So many ingredients. So many terms that we’re unfamiliar with. So many tastes that we know we love when we dine out but are unsure we can recreate on our own. So...

Posted By Nancy Farrar on 2015 Jun 18 - 3:28pm

Some people want diamonds for Christmas, and some people want furs. Some people want lavish trips, and others want pearls. But this Chef Impersonator wanted a Big Green Egg, and Santa didn't disappoint. So my July menu features three recipes all made on this modern marvel of outdoor cookery,...

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