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TBT Cookbook Review: The World of Caffeine

I’ll place a bet with you. Go to your smart phone or tablet and open up Google maps. Then search for “Starbucks.” How many Starbucks places are there within just one mile of where you live? Is there one? Two, perhaps? Golly, you have five? I live in Tribeca in Lower Manhattan and within one…

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Wild Mushroom and Duck Risotto with Seasonal Variations

This dish is typical of the treasures in Artisanal Cooking by Terrance Brennan. For the holidays, this is a book to be consulted, followed, and surely savored. During the week between Christmas and New Year’s, this dish can bring the satisfaction that only risotto provides. This could well be your treat for a New Year’s…

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And the Cookbook Reviews?

Hi, It's Christmas Eve and Suzi and I are busy running around prepping for tomorrow. So, I'm not going to be posting a Throwback Thursday cookbook review today. And, actually for the rest of this week, I have recipes posted for you but no cookbook reviews. These are not the days for ready, just for…

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Cookbook Review: Cookie Love by Mindy Segal

How often have you heard someone talking about “improving your game?” How would you like to improve your cookie game? I’m mean really, really, truly improve it. Mindy Segal’s Cookie Love is sitting there on store shelves, prominent displayed, and waiting for you to pick it up and take a look. Believe me: you don’t…

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