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Couple’s Cooking: Roasted Leek, Mushroom, and Fresh Pea Risotto

I love spring. Food-wise, it’s my favorite season for produce. I’m a huge fan of peas, leeks, asparagus, arugula, greens, and radishes. So, when I saw a beautiful bunch of leeks at the farm stand this weekend, I couldn’t resist, … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Smitten Kitchen

Most people who know me know that I am obsessed with Deb Perelman’s blog Smitten Kitchen. Deb is perhaps one of the greatest examples of an amateur chef who gained world renown through blogging creative and easy-to-follow recipes. Though she … Continue reading

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The Apartment Epicurean’s Cooking IQ Quiz!

How much do you know about cooking and food? Put your culinary smarts to the test with this quiz, and then post your scores in the comments. In a week, I’ll pick one of the top scorers as a winner, … Continue reading

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