Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Best Beans and Rice in the World is Vegetarian

My stepmother Ketly has always made the best beans and rice in the world. A couple of weekends ago when I visited her in New York, she shared her recipe with me. I had always assumed that beans that delicious … Continue reading

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Please vote for my Mexican Gourmet Turkey Burger because I am a bigtime loser..

..in the cutthroat competition that is the 15th anniversary Epicurious recipe contest, Yes, I am getting my ass kicked. By sour cream and apple pie crumble. By sesame saki salmon. By rosemary pistachio white chocolate chip cookies (which is quite … Continue reading

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Foodquest: The Search for the Perfect Green Chili

When I was younger I thought it would be cool to go on a vision quest. (Yes, I was the idiot recreating that scene by running stairs in my apartment building with volumes of the¬†Encyclopedia¬†Britannica in a knapsack because where … Continue reading

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