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The Meat Class at Dirty Apron

Last month was my birthday.  As always, my lovely husband spoiled me rotten – dinner at Tojo’s, a beautiful Shun chef’s knife and a cooking class at Dirty Apron.  He had originally signed me up for the…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, March 31st, 2010
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Not Just a Stew

Have you ever been in a situation where you don’t know what to make for dinner, so you resort to something basic and generic that you’ve made a million times before, and something that thousands of other families in…

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Posted by: on Sunday, December 6th, 2009
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Fat, appreciated

This is one highly enjoyable read that is informative, fascinating and hunger inducing. Now, it’s also a 2009 James Beard Foundation Book Award winner. (This book was already noted in a previous Foodists article by…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
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Ultimate Shepherd’s Pie

Twas three nights before Christmas and all through the house, not an idea for dinner was thought of until my pal Pete told me he was doing Shepherd’s Pie for his. On a day when Vancouver got walloped with a…

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Posted by: on Sunday, December 21st, 2008
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Happy Holidays from IBC and Betty Fuller

Long before the In the Kitchen blog existed, there was Betty Fuller and her ground (beef)-breaking alternatives to your typical holiday fare. We have all studied her methods (Ben more so than the rest of us) and admire…

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Posted by: on Friday, December 22nd, 2006
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Gracie Allen’s Classic Roast Beef Recipe

This classic celebrity recipe is an oldie – literally. Ingredients 1 large Roast of beef 1 small Roast of beef Instructions Take the two roasts and put them in the oven. When the little one burns, the big one is…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, November 14th, 2006
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Seven Flavor Beef

Yield: 2 to 4 servings  Marinade: 2 stalks lemongrass, pounded (use only lower 6 inches) 2 tbsp minced ginger 1 1/2 tbsp minced garlic 1 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp five-spice powder 2 tbsp chili flakes (more if desired)…

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Posted by: on Monday, September 26th, 2005
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