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Blistered Green Beans with Roasted Tomato Almond Pesto

This may just be my new favorite vegetable recipe. Well, let’s say green vegetable because it’s pretty hard to beat a perfect bruschetta in the middle of tomato season. But this is a close second.   The secret is in the caramelization of, well, everything. The green beans have to be blistered, and the tomatoes charred. The … Continue reading »

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What’s Exciting About a Shrub?

Sometimes the hardest thing about going non-alcoholic (especially at a party) is the lack of interesting things to drink. There are countless books, establishments, even professions dedicated to perfecting the perfect cocktail, but comparatively little effort goes into making a decent mocktail. A shrub (new word for me) is a vinegar-spiked, typically non-alcoholic drink intensely flavored … Continue reading »

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