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Latest Recipes:

  • January 17, 2018

    Roasted Delicata Squash Rings

    Squash fries anyone?  Delicious as an appetizer or as part of “sheet pan dinner” which is when I roast a bunch of […]

  • January 15, 2018

    Pot Roast (Beef or Bison)

    Pot roast, daube, stew, even ragu, they’re all very similar:  meat seasoned and browned on the stovetop then cooked sl […]

  • January 12, 2018


    This cornbread recipe, “California Cornbread”, comes from my cooking school archives.  I can still remember tasting it fo […]