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Cookbook Review: The Kitchen Pantry Cookbook by Erin Coopey

“I don’t want you to think of this as an intervention,” my daughter Kelly began. She was walking from our panty towards Suzen and me. She had a jar in each hand. “Have you read the dates here?” Kelly questioned. That’s bad. I turned to Suzen. She turned to me with one of her “that’s…

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Cookbook Review: Edible Paradise, A Coloring Book of Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables

          Perhaps you are like me. The first time I saw the adult coloring books at Barnes & Noble I thought the idea was strange. Okay, I thought it was silly. But then, it was not just a few books, it has become a torrent. And you can read on the…

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Cookbook Review: Experimental Cocktail Club

In France, when you drink, you drink wine. And, in a good restaurant, you really don’t want to ask for a Barolo. Scowls might appear. You quality of serve might diminish.  It’s France after all. You drink French. You drink wine. What else could you do? In 2006, three Frenchmen embarked on a wonderful plan. They…

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TBT Cookbook Review: Secrets of a Jewish Baker by George Greenstein

I recently reviewed A Jewish Baker’s Pastry Secrets by George Greenstein. George had passed away but his family gathered up long lost notes and assembled this book for publication in 2015. In 2007, while still working, George published a first book, Secrets of a Jewish Baker, with 125 recipes reflecting his more than 20 years…

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