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TBT Recipe: Brian’s Crab and Avocado with Creamy Salsa

  When we think of comfort food, it is often hot: mashed potatoes, meat loaf steaming from the oven, chocolate chip cookes, .. But there are other dishes, like the perfect marriage of crab and avocado, that just cannot be surpassed. Although, with my salsa here, the marriage can be made a little happier, a…

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Super Bowl Beverage: Tropicalista Sunrise from Warren Bobrow

The Super Bowl deserves a Super Beverage. This is it. Whiskey, rum, and fruit juice galore. I recently posted review of Whiskey Cocktails by Warren Bobrow. This collection of cocktails gems can only be described as imaginative. It’s a book about both cocktails and the various versions of whiskey that we find around the world.…

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Visionaria Cocktail from Warren Bobrow

I recently posted review of Whiskey Cocktails by Warren Bobrow. This collection of cocktails gems can only be described as imaginative. I don’t know why Warren says this cocktail is a twist on the Arnold Palmer but he does: their only point of commonality is tea and even here the tea is jasmine and not…

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Almond-Olive Oil Sable Cookies with Chocolate from Theo Chocolate

My wife is a nice Jewish girl from Brooklyn, where the only olive trees are in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, under glass. And her great-grandparents and grandparents emigrated from Poland where, again, any olive trees have to be grown indoors. Yet Suzi craves olives as if she was living under palm trees with her own…

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