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Coda for Two

Coda is short for ‘Coda alla vaccinara’, i.e. oxtail stew (see an earlier post I wrote about it earlier this year in April).  I bought a small batch of the tail of the animal, that the butcher had already cut … Continue reading

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St Valentine and the Marriage of True Minds – A Pseudo Mexican Mole?

So there I am, leafing through some notes and quotes of a very dog-eared exercise book, looking to be inspired by romantic love and the celebration of Saint Valentine’s day. I find myself very drawn to the Persian sultriness of … Continue reading

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