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In search of a healthier hot wing

I may be living in a parallel universe today. I’m not a big hot wing fan, but I found myself unnaturally interested in serving up a batch – just to do it. Like I couldn’t have concentrated on something more … Continue reading

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Rosemary asparagus soup Sunday

It was an impulse buy at CostCo on Saturday that turned into a quick, easy and really yummy soup on Sunday. Ingredients: About a pound of asparagus, steamed. (Reserve the steam water) 32 ounces of chicken stock some Rosemary leaves … Continue reading

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Soups and Cinema

‘Tis the season – the soup season! One of my favorite culinary times of the year. On a gray-sky Sunday in the wintry Midwest, I turned my soup-making passion loose on a few key ingredients: chicken and the “stock” I’d … Continue reading

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Cheater’s Apple Pie

I was traumatized from an entirely-from-scratch apple pie experience in college. I vowed that would be my first and last time I cored-and-peeled away two hours of my life in the name of pie. Several years later, my friend Susan … Continue reading

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Juneteenth, 2009, KCK, Pt. 2 – Barbecue heaven

I couldn’t resist the turkey legs at the Best Barbecue booth. My verdict: Fantastic!! The meat was smoked to tender perfection, the sauce was drinkable. I would seek out this tasty David that can stand up to any of the … Continue reading

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