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Grilled Sea Bass With Mango Corn Relish

May 23, 2012
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While Shavuot is your big chance to indulge in cheesecake, blintzes, eggplant Parmesan, and lots of other very caloric, yummy, cheesy, dairy menu items,

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Pasta With Mushrooms and Heirloom Cherry Tomatoes

April 23, 2012
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The Desert Southwest, more specifically Palm Desert area in the Coachella Valley was shimmering with heat this past weekend.  The floral perfumed air was dry and still, nature’s blast furnace had fired up about one and one half months ahead of schedule. 

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Schwarma

February 5, 2012
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Schwarma is an extremely flavorful, spicy, Israeli, Middle Eastern masterpiece of a sandwich.  You may think that this is something you can only eat at a restaurant or schwarma counter, but I beg to differ.  Tonight I had my Superbowl inspiration to serve a schwarma buffet for Superbowl Sunday.

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Quinoa With Arugula

January 30, 2012
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Going back to the January theme of becoming fit and healthy, the subject of brown rice and quinoa dishes comes to mind.  I made these two dishes last week when my 43 year old marathon running niece was visiting.  We were thinking of healthy side dishes, but both of these would make wonderful main courses […]

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Fish Tacos

January 24, 2012
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A mild grilled taste mixed with the flavor of roasted corn and bite of pico de gallo, all enlivened with a splash of fresh lime juice, I love fish tacos.  Living in Southern California one becomes acquainted with fish tacos as part of the local cuisine.  My oldest son recounts his first time eating fish […]

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