Category Archives: Food

BITE Eats: Zabaglione

If it raining (especially if it’s been raining for a week) and you feel like staying in all afternoon (after sneaking out in the morning to catch the first show of Tron in Imax 3D and brave the crowds at … Continue reading

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BITE Eats: Clotilde Dusolier’s Chocolate Chili Bites

The first blog I ever read faithfully was Clotilde Dusolier’s Chocolate & Zucchini way back in, oh, 2003 or 2004.  Reading her, I felt brave enough to start my own food blog (Abby Dabbles, long since shuttered) which led me … Continue reading

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BITE: Eats

When I went to Michel Richard to pick up the mini pastries I’d ordered for the first Work At My House Wednesday, the croissants were still in the oven so I hung out in the kitchen waiting for them to … Continue reading

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Tiny BITE

A good bar is hard to find.

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B.I.T.E.: Eats

A dish with an unusual ingredient — fish sauce, kaffir lime leaves, galangal — is just an excuse to go to the ethnic market. Cooking — and eating — are always more fun when there is adventure involved.

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Tiny BITE

Lessons from the dessert table….

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Tiny BITE

There are some days that need chocolate.

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Tiny BITE

When I go over to someone’s house and they have set out tea, it always reminds me of the part in Winnie the Pooh when Christopher Robin asks Pooh what he likes best and, after a moment of pondering the … Continue reading

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B.I.T.E. Eats: François Payard’s Flourless Chocolate Cookies

Somehow, I always end up with extra egg whites.  This is the best way to use them up. It’s ridiculously easy (seriously, a child of four can make them), you can mess up the proportions and still end up with … Continue reading

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Doncha Love…

…friends with pools?

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