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Crispy Sesame Beef

Crispy Sesame Beef

File this under things Andrew loved but I only liked. Glazey sauces are really not my favorite thing. Neither is pan-frying. I had ghee everywhere before the night was over. I thought I had ruined my leather boots with speckles of hot fat, but the […]

Lebanese Fish with Herby Tahini Sauce

Lebanese Fish with Herby Tahini Sauce

This sauce was the end of the jar of tahini I had. It was such a refreshing change from what we normally eat [summed up into a heavy rotation of Asian and Mexican foods with a sprinkling of pizza]. The original recipe had rice in […]

Beef and Vegetable Stuffed Peppers

Beef and Vegetable Stuffed Peppers

These had so much promise but ended up being a little bland. I’m going to blame it on buying off-brand canned tomatoes [what was I thinking?] and going with ground beef. I haven’t had a stuffed pepper in a long time, so was really looking forward […]

Hot Sausage and Cabbage Stir-Fry

Hot Sausage and Cabbage Stir-Fry

This made me nostalgic for hole-in-the-wall Chinese food. It started with the smell but hit me like a tidal wave with the first bite. Holy hell. It’s bright and fresh in flavor and in that cabbage crunch, but there is something sorta heavy and greasy […]

Weekly Reads 27

Weekly Reads 27

It’s officially fire-on-where-is-my-winter-coat season. It’s not that bad, but I’m a wuss when it comes to the cold. If I wouldn’t be made fun of, I would have started wearing my winter coat on a couple weeks ago. Gloves have come out. Scarves have come out. […]