Posts filed under: Travel-Inspired

  I found this recipe in Gourmet years ago and have been making it ever since. In France many swear by cooking these carrots in the pure water of Vichy and say it brings out the best of the vegetable’s...
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I was researching various stir fry recipes and couldn’t find one that really suited my taste. I was looking for a traditional Chinese restaurant-style stir fry that’s somewhat easy to make at home and competes with really good “take out.”...
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  My wife found this recipe 20 years ago and we have been enjoying it ever since. This is a classic Cuban feast and should be served with moros (black beans and rice). If you try it, I’m certain it...
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  Monkfish is one of my favorite fish. Often called “poor man’s lobster," it can be prepared many ways to enhance its wonderful flavor. In France, it is a bistro favorite....
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  Moody’s Toulouse sausage is the best I’ve tasted this side of France! It’s a garlic lover’s delight and is made in same rustic fashion as the best sausages from Southwest France....
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  Celebrate Bastille Day with a wonderful French-influenced Steak au Poivre. What is Bastille Day? It is the French National Day that commemorates the “Storming of the Bastille” on 14 July 1789. France is America’s first and oldest ally. About...
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