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Warm Brie & Date Bites

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appetizers / eggs & dairy / In the Kitchen
brie-appetizer

At the first sign of frost and chill, I begin dreaming of kitchen comforts.  I begin to categorize in my head all of the delicious things I will prepare, and the perfect gloaming light in which I will photograph them.  Stews, braises, puddings, cakes, savory lamb shanks cooked under the most perfect crust with just the slightest untidy boil-over {meant to look homemade and charming, just shy of a mess} flash behind my eyes, like the […]

Eggplant Involtini

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appetizers / In the Kitchen / vegetables
eggplantinvoltini

With the sun low and a slight breeze cooling the warm air, summer evenings are ripe for a picnic. We like to hitch the dogs, grab a well worn blanket, load a basket of tidbits and head out to: our garden, the beach, a park, a concert, or sometimes just the porch. A favorite tidbit, this time of year are these. Eggplant Involtini eggplant roasted peppers fresh basil leaves soft goat cheese 2 cloves garlic-peeled […]