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  • recipes 7

    Recipe: Hummus

    My hummus is a party favorite– I’ve been making it ever since my dear friend Elisa visited me for two weeks when I got married and she showed ...

    On March 21, 2008 / By
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    Recipe: Roasted Leg of Lamb, Tzatziki

    This recipe is adapted from Emeril Lagasse and Simply Recipes. I didn’t have time for a marinade, so I decided to do a rub. 1 4-5 pound leg ...

    On March 21, 2008 / By
  • recipes 5

    Recipe: Sauerkraut and Mettwurst

    One of my grandma’s favorite meals to make for us was sauerkraut and metts. For her, it was pretty simple: Eckerich Farm smoked sausage, canned sauerkraut, an apple ...

    On March 20, 2008 / By
  • reviews 5

    Review: Red

    Terry and I have been trying to get to Hugo for dinner since my birthday in November. Either we’ve been too busy or they were out of reservations ...

    On March 20, 2008 / By
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    I’m back!

    You know, I can’t do anything simply. As you read on Tuesday, my MacBook Pro (yes, I’m one of those people, about which Terry good-naturedly teases me) needed ...

    On March 20, 2008 / By
  • reviews 8

    mini break.

    I have two more reviews pending, but they’ll have to wait for pictures, as my Mac is in the shop having some minor surgery. I should have it ...

    On March 18, 2008 / By
  • reviews 4

    Review: York Street Cafe

    I have been to York Street more times than I can count. For one particular group of my friends, it’s the default drinks-and-apps location either for happy hour ...

    On March 17, 2008 / By
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    What is a foodie?

    I’ve been perusing the Cincinnati Magazine restaurant issue since I got it, in case I missed something or forgot about a restaurant I wanted to try (I do ...

    On March 13, 2008 / By
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    Congratulations, RayGunGirl!

    Yay! Check here soon for her review of her Blackfinn experience. She won, by the way, with her corned beef recipe! Corned Beef and Cabbage (My mom’s traditional!) ...

    On March 12, 2008 / By
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    Review: The Quarter Bistro

    I walk into this review with a little bias: The Quarter Bistro in Mariemont on Wooster Pike, is one of my favorite restaurants. I ate there when it ...

    On March 12, 2008 / By