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13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout

13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

13 Ways of Looking at a Brussels Sprout, with recipes (and an apology to Wallace Stevens).

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Peaches: Eat Me, J. Alfred Prufrock

Peaches: Eat Me, J. Alfred Prufrock

| July 24, 2009 | 7 Comments

Recipe: Brandied Peaches (adapted from the Linton Hopkins recipe at Food & Wine)

What better way to preserve the beauty of a just-ripe peach than with the help of a little alcohol? It’s like fruit botox, but vegan.

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Fungal Love

| April 20, 2007 | 5 Comments

As Shuna announced at the beginning of April, this is poetry month. Initially, that thought made me whince, but I enjoyed her poem and thought… hmm… perhaps I should contribute something. Ten days later, Amy mentioned a tofu haiku contest, which I entered (and will most likely receive an angry letter from the Soy Board). […]

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Delicious. A Love Poem

| April 1, 2007 | 1 Comment

Apricots AlmondsLeeks vinaigrettegentle flavoured grainssweet fresh rice. almond blossom teagreen and blackthe cathedral inside the fig treesleaves like large handsblush stripedand blue black purple figsripe and heavythe heft of grapefruittangerine oil, when peel is pulled backscent of lemon in my handseucalyptus honeybay laurel leaves, definitive greenjuniper berries and pineconestheir nuts burrowed deep insideQuince perfumes house […]

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