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Recipe | Homemade Potato Gnocchi

Recipe | Homemade Potato Gnocchi

By | March 16, 2012 at 4:03 am | One comment

  Potato Gnocchi Gnocchi, literally means lump, but often referred to as little pillows, is dumpling pasta.  There are a number of different ways gnocchi can be made, but in Italian cooking this usually means potatoes.  Most historians believe that the roots...

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Drinks | Spring has Sprung, Drink it In!

Drinks | Spring has Sprung, Drink it In!

By | March 12, 2012 at 2:04 pm | No comments

We originally posted this last March on the old website, but with a week of warm weather headed our way, I thought this is a good way to get back into the swing of spring! ---- If you have seen the new (and quite heavily promoted) show on NBC featuring Bobby Flay, Curtis...

Posted in: Drink Recipes, Eat, Seasonal Food

Recipe | Tasty Turkey Tacos

Recipe | Tasty Turkey Tacos

By | February 22, 2012 at 2:47 pm | No comments

The New Taco Tuesday   As myself and my better half often find ourselves like millions of Americans struggling to balance eating well with enjoying what you eat, we're often on the lookout for healthier versions of the classics.  Now does this mean we are on  a...

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Drinks | Making a Perfect Caiprinha

Drinks | Making a Perfect Caiprinha

By | February 16, 2012 at 1:57 am | No comments

The Classic Caipirinha: For those who aren’t familiar with this drink, Cachaça is a rum-like liquor that is really just recently starting to find its way into your neighborhood liquor store.  While rum is made from molasses, a by-product of sugar cane, Cachaça is...

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Recipe | The Making of Duck Gnocchi: Part V – Assembling the Final Dish

Recipe | The Making of Duck Gnocchi: Part V – Assembling the Final Dish

By | February 9, 2012 at 9:54 am | No comments

We have finally reached the day I know all of you have been holding your breath for.  Now that we have made all of the components that make up Gnocchi con Anitra in Guazzetto, it’s now time to prepare and assemble the final product and reap the rewards of our hard work.  The...

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Why Italians Eat Raw Lemons…

Why Italians Eat Raw Lemons…

By | February 8, 2012 at 11:42 am | No comments

Italians are responsible for some of the most delicious foods we enjoy.  No, I'm not talking about Pizza or spaghetti and meatballs, but osso bucco, branzino, duck guazzeto, and so many other amazing dishes.  So sometimes when I see something that appears a little...

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