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14 September, 2014

Tomatoes Au Naturale

Tomatoes Au Naturale
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My approach to cooking is straightforward. Use the best ingredients available that I can afford and (borrowing from the medical professional) ‘First – do no harm.”  Local farms are harvesting vine ripened tomatoes and sweet corn – two of my favorite ingredients to eat with minimal preparation. My truth about food is the best tasting dishes are
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5 August, 2014

Basic Cookery

Basic Cookery
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I am disheartened to read food industry research touting the growth areas of the grocery business is not in fresh produce or meat departments but in the “ready-to-eat”, “heat’n’eat” & ‘grab’n’go” areas of today’s modern grocery store. A meal prepared by someone else is a treat I enjoy – and I’m not judging anyone for
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17 June, 2014

Cookbooks On My Shelf ~ June 2014

Cookbooks On My Shelf ~ June 2014
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At last count I have 100+ cookbooks on my shelf. That’s a decrease of about 50% from 2 years ago. I have culled books I purchased but don’t read, or many that were “gifted” to me by well meaning friends, “Oh Barry I know you love to cook and I thought you would enjoy this
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22 March, 2014

Food is life…

Food is life…
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I’ve missed very few meals in my 60+ years. In addition to the regular 3 squares-a-day I’ve enjoyed delicious gourmet cuisine at some of the world’s most famous restaurants, broke bread at family dinner tables, factory break rooms and loading docks, stood on line at countless convention buffets and church basement potlucks and I’ve delighted in
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