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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Do you remember the scene in Mad Men where Betty Draper’s father sprinkled salt over his ice cream? And how Betty’s daughter Sally thought it was weird but he explained that he had a salt tooth? I am the same. I have, embarrassingly, been known to eat anchovies straight out of the jar. When I […]

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When I purchased a mandoline for the kitchen a couple years ago, I thought that I had arrived as a home cook. I envisioned perfectly composed dishes with paper-thin slices of fennel, or potatoes, or beets, or whatever it was that I wanted to pass along the blade of the instrument. But in two years, […]

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It was remiss of me to not share this salad with you prior to the 4th of July, a day on which I can only assume many tons of potato salad were consumed by Americans nationwide. But, well, this salad was busy being made, and then this salad was busy being eaten. It was really, […]

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