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Thanksgiving Recipes – The Gravy

A friend once made a stew that started with a home made demi glace. He spent days roasting bones, deglazing pans and simmering pots. For years we joked that the first step in the recipe was “Take one calf. Reduce … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Post-mortem

Yesterday’s dinner went off almost without a hitch. All the food was ready on time and it all lived up to expectations. The only minor mistake was that, in the rush to get everything on the table, I forgot the … Continue reading

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Countdown to Thanksgiving

I’m hosting Thanksgiving this year. It’s going to be relatively small, just 10 people. But I am approaching it with great caution because it’s just too easy to screw up a turkey. Turkey can be too dry. It can be … Continue reading

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