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Smokey Roasted Chickpeas

Smokey Roasted Chickpeas

Let me start by saying that both “smoky” and “smokey” look wrong to me, but apparently both are fine.  Pick the one you like and imagine I used that spelling.This is an absolutely addictive little snack that will help you swear off of chips.  I ate almost half of the batch and stopped only due […]

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Thanksgiving Mac and Cheese

Thanksgiving Mac and Cheese

What makes this Thanksgiving Mac and Cheese?  Well, you serve it on Thanksgiving…that’s about it.  It doesn’t contain any Pilgrim or turkey bits or anything like that.  Actually, I had a request from JED for a side-dish worthy mac and cheese to serve at her holiday meal–something creamy, with a little bit of spice–and you […]

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The Magic of Urban Chickens

I am mildly obsessed with chickens–the living kind, not the cooked kind.  I find them to be magical, intriguing, and mysterious, as well as super cute.  As urban chicken zoning fights are happening all over the country I want to take a strong, pro-urban-chicken stand.  All of the anti-chicken arguments I have heard are misinformed […]

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The Snooty Cheesesteak

This week I received a couple of flank steaks from Hearst Ranch for a product review (via the excellent Foodie Blogroll–thank you!), and this is part one of a two-part recipe review of their grass-fed and grass-finished beef.  Tonight I used one of the flank steaks to make a dry-rubbed, grilled flank steak sandwich that […]

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