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Bistro Dinner Part 1: Sole Roulades and Crispy Pan Fried Potatoes

Good things come in small packages–and oh, how true that old adage is. In this particular case, the small package was a rolled up fillet of sole, encasing two thin lemon slices and a delicate pesto sauce. Once baked, this … Continue reading

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Part III: Summer Goodies Dinner: The Main Attraction

I promised you a treat as the official end to our ‘Summer Goodies Dinner‘ series, and I do believe that I will not disappoint. With our light starter and fresh fruit-oriented dessert, I thought it would be only natural for … Continue reading

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Potato-Crusted Snapper with Lemon Butter Sauce

Like all things that require inspiration (writing, running, painting…), cooking can sometimes put you in a rut. Or rather, you might sometimes get into a non-cooking rut. Days or weeks like these, I usually eat a standard and boring fare … Continue reading

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Seared Ahi Tuna with Sesame Spring Avocado Salad

Seared Ahi Tuna is the sort of standard dish that you’ll find at any Asian-inspired restaurant, and it is one of my favorite things. Like a good piece of steak, ahi tuna requires very little cooking time (if any at … Continue reading

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