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Recipe Elevation (or fiddling with ingredients)

It is a known fact that most cooks fiddle with ingredients when duplicating recipes they have chosen to make.  Just read any online review of the many available recipes and what you’ll find is:  “I didn’t have XX and YY … Continue reading

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The Big Cookbook Debate: Traditional or Electronic?

This has been quietly brewing for a time now, how are the printing industries reshaping their businesses?   A world without books is a strange world, at least to me.  I have a rather large collection of cookbooks and until recently … Continue reading

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Riff on Shepherd’s Pie

Gathering ingredients and then searching for recipe ideas is an old hobby that seems to have reared it’s head once again, seems like the whole summer has been using up bits of foodstuffs from the fridge and pantry creating some … Continue reading

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