Monthly Archives: September 2009

Little Ears – Orecchiette (from the archives)

We’re nearing the end of our honeymoon. And we’re probably getting tired of beef and pasta, and ready to eat vegetarian meals for a while. In honor of Argentina’s prominent Italian fare, I’m posting our first experience making pasta–orecchiette. They’re … Continue reading

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Two for One: Range + Kokkari Reviews (from the Archives)

While Matt and I are flying, busing and walking around Argentina, we thought we’d keep you entertained by sharing some of our favorite posts from the archives. I’m digging deep, so deep that some posts are pre-Musical Pairings, so be … Continue reading

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Carrot and Cardamom Cake with Mascarpone Frosting (From the Archives

Ain’t nothin’ better than homemade cake, with homemade frosting. Carrot cake is about as homey, comforting, and warming as it gets. Please make this and eat some cake for me. Matt and I are still in Argentina, but we promise … Continue reading

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Red Snapper Ceviche: A Gem from the Archives

We’re still in Argentina on our honeymoon, and hopefully enjoying some amazing wine in Mendoza. Ceviche is an impressive dish to make, and is surprisingly easy. After finding this recipe some time ago, it’s been my go-to for hot summer … Continue reading

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Nuevo Latino: Destino- A Review from the Archives

While we’re away on our honeymoon, we’re continuing to bring you delicious recipes and tantalizing restaurant reviews. We’re hoping that you won’t even have time to miss us. Destino has been a rock solid destination for a cozy, vibrant atmosphere … Continue reading

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Roast Shallot Salad: From the Archives While We’re Away

We’re kicking things off in Buenos Aires. While we’re here, we’re sharing some of our favorite posts from the archives. Some of you might remember a time before Musical Pairings. This salad is still one of my favorites that I’ve … Continue reading

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Alfajores from the Archives: To Argentina We Go!

Dear Readers, While Matt and I gallivant around Northern Argentina for two weeks, we’ll be revisiting some of our favorite posts from the archives. Naturally, I thought I’d kick things off with Alfajores, Argentina’s most delectable dessert (aside from helado, … Continue reading

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We’re Off to Get Hitched!

It’s finally come. One day away from September 12, 2009…my wedding day! Matt and I are currently recovering from our bachelor/bachelorette parties and then heading up to Sonoma, California. We’ll be rehearsing, and probably stressing a lot (or maybe I … Continue reading

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Buckwheat Buttermilk Blueberry Pancakes + Nerves

We’re getting close to the wedding. Very close. And I am getting anxious, I must admit. The tingling feeling inside of my stomach reminds me of the last couple of minutes I’d spend waiting to take the stage at a … Continue reading

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A Side with a Zing: Chard with Anchovies, Parmesan and Garlic

I truly believe that some days, the world is just looking out for you. Case in point: an unfortunate incident with our Wii this weekend that left me with a slightly blackened eye, but luckily, no significant facial bruising. I … Continue reading

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