Category Archives: Chicken and Meat

Back to Basics: In Search of the Perfect Roast Chicken

There is something magnificent about a roast chicken just pulled from the oven in all its golden glory. No matter how many other high-pressured jobs you may be juggling, it makes you feel strangely competent and proud knowing you’ve brined, … Continue reading

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1-2-3: Lamb Kebabs with Mint Chutney

This is a new series in which I feature my version of fast food – recipes that are quick, simple and delicious. Most are adaptable, some mere suggestions – but when you need good food in a hurry, everything helps, … Continue reading

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Three Ways with Red Peppers

Last week, overwhelmed by my two big moves, my diet consisted of cereal, granola bars, corn chips and salsa, toast, and takeout. I didn’t even have the energy to make scrambled eggs. Even if I wanted to, I couldn’t because … Continue reading

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Chez La Vieille’s Stuffed Tomatoes

To say that I like collecting books would be as big an understatement as saying Carrie Bradshaw likes collecting shoes. New, old, hardback, used, paperback – as my payload grew bigger and books started pouring out of the bookshelf, the … Continue reading

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