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Skillet Chicken Fajitas with Rajas con Crema (Poblanos with Cream) and Pickled Radishes

Now that the price of limes has recovered (2 lbs for 99 cents at the store last weekend…woohoo!!!), I can finally post this recipe without feeling bad about ruining dinner budgets with the amount of limes required for it. This is another … Continue reading

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Massaman Chicken Curry

Here is another success story from “Andreea actually follows a recipe” series 🙂 While I cook almost everything from scratch, certain food projects do provide more satisfaction than others, and making this curry paste was definitely satisfying and worth the extra … Continue reading

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Fennel Crusted Pork Chops with Potatoes and Shallots

A few weeks ago, I made a commitment to actually using the cooking the magazines I currently subscribe to (Cook’s Illustrated and Bon Appetit) and singled out a few recipes to test out. I am very proud to say that … Continue reading

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J. Child’s Lapin au Saupiquet (Rabbit Marinated in Vinegar and Herbs, and Stewed in Red Wine)

Happy New Year, dear readers! Can you believe the holidays have come and gone? I honestly still cannot wrap my head around it. I only realized Christmas was approaching about 10 days before! I am going to just blame it … Continue reading

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Polenta with Duck Confit, Mushrooms, and Fried Egg

Happy Thanksgiving week dear readers! I just realized I haven’t posted in a while, so while this is not a very Thanksgiving-y dish, it is delicious and can probably be made into a post-Thanksgiving meal by using turkey instead of … Continue reading

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Sichuan Pepper Spiced Duck Breast with Plum Sauce

This may start to sound familiar, but as a kid I didn’t fully appreciate some of the foods my mom (sometimes painstakingly) procured for us. For example, I refused to eat veal freshly obtained from some of our neighbors…I mean … Continue reading

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Eggplant with Buttermilk Sauce and Pomegranates

A few months ago, I read that Harvard was going to have a free online class on science and cooking through the edx.org. I was intrigued by the class and so I signed up for it. When I almost forgot … Continue reading

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