November 20, 2012

Are you ready for Thanksgiving?

For longtime readers, you know that Thanksgiving is a big deal at Chez WMDM. The Better Half has his traditional dishes, and I experiment. We have […]
September 19, 2012

Recipe: Yagoot Dark and Floaty

I love Yagoot.  I don’t like desserts that are too sweet (indeed, I have very little in the ways of a sweet tooth but salty potato […]
August 21, 2012

My New Boyfriend, Bacon Jam

It’s really, really rare for me to go home after a meal and say, “I HAVE to make that at home.”  I’ve been doing it more […]
August 15, 2012

What do you do with extra pork belly?

I picked up a few pounds of meat for a friend who couldn’t get to Avril-Bleh before their 5 PM closing time. I spied some dry-aged […]
July 23, 2012

Recipe: Tomato-Cucumber Salad

Hello, Local 12 viewers! Click on “Recipes” at the top of the blog for more wine me, dine me recipes! This simple salad is an easy […]
July 22, 2012

Recipe: Thomas Keller’s Fried Chicken

I am married to a native Southerner.  My grandmother was from the hills of Owenton, Kentucky. I have never made fried chicken. First, I just don’t […]