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Arugula Sauce with Horseradish

This post has a happy ending. I’m going through a cookbook, a new cookbook, looking for a great recipe. A healthy recipe. It’s not immediately easy: First sauce recipe, page 54, béchamel: butter and milk. Page 60, mornay sauce: butter and milk and now cream and cheese. Page 94, hollandaise sauce: lots of eggs and…

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Shrimp Tomatillo Cocktail

At Cooking by the Book in New York City, we do culinary outward bound events. Firms come to our kitchen and prepare a meal together, often with kitchen challenges. Their night’s menu has been set in advance, from a quarterly menu featuring fresh seasonal ideas. We are always amazed when so many firms pick the…

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