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Super Lemony Smoked Trout Spread

Have you noticed, attentive readers, how much I love smoked fish? (Permit me to introduce into evidence Exhibit A and Exhibit B.) This is because smoked fish has a very delicious flavor! For lack of a more articulate explanation! A few … Continue reading

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Sardine Salad with Parsley and Lemon

Tapas-style sardine salad makes a good appetizer, lunch, small dinner plate, snack, or even breakfast. I owe a big thank you to my food-loving friend Carolyn for introducing me to this simple, delicious, nutritious sardine salad. (Sardines are packed with … Continue reading

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Zucchini Salad with Almonds and Corn

Recently I found myself with way too much zucchini on my hands, thanks to Trader Joe’s. If you happen to be shopping at TJ’s when the urge for a single zucchino strikes you, you have no choice but to haul … Continue reading

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How to Make Crepes (It’s Actually Pretty Easy)

When Robin and I were writing The Lazy Gourmet, we put every potential recipe through a rigorous screening and testing process to confirm three crucial criteria: deliciousness, impressiveness, and easiness. We ultimately decided, after much delightful crepe production and consumption, that … Continue reading

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Passover Bread Salad (Matzo Fattoush)

One thing that can be said about us Jews is that we like to eat, and we approach our holidays with hungry anticipation. Passover, in particular, is a time for indulging. As Juliana mentioned in her previous post, the seder … Continue reading

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Smoky Tea-Chile-Rubbed Salmon with Lemon-Scallion Rice (No Gadgets Required!)

I confess, I am a total gadget fiend. From food processors to smart phones, I find it simply impossible to resist the lure of those shiny  machines that promise to make my life easier, happier, more interesting. My love affairs … Continue reading

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Steamed Persimmon Pudding

Leafing through my recipe collection the other day, I was reminded of this festive dessert that I used to love to make during persimmon season. It has the self-dating distinction of being one of the first recipes ever sent to … Continue reading

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