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The world’s most racist cake revealed!

For anyone who has a passing knowledge of Sandra Lee – she of the semi homemade fame – you should know one of her most heinous acts of foodery is the kwanzaa cake.   Not only is the cake, ugly and … Continue reading

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New video – potstickers!

Lookee here!

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Sambussas!

Even though I adore Ethiopian food, I can’t go to Ethiopian restaurants anymore because of the huge amount of injera you have to eat.  After all injera isn’t just the bread you eat with the meal, it’s the fork and … Continue reading

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Hey Mr. Arnstein….

HEEEEERREEEE I AAAAAAAAAAAAM!  Check it folks, the first video from your friends at Bayareafoodblog. A few notes. I never noticed that my voice gets all high pitched like Julia Child, especially on “u” sounds. Wow do I work the spirit … Continue reading

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Lost in Translation – Masterchef

Saturday, I spent 45 minutes torturing J.  He deserved it because he suggested I watch the Gordon Ramsay Americanized Masterchef.  We had some degree of hope because we adore the BBC version of Masterchef.  The conceits of both are the … Continue reading

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French Food At Home – How Grand

Ok.  I love French Food at Home so much that recapping it is a blast.  While all of the episodes rock, this one – How Grand – is, by far, the funniest. We start with Laura on a stairwell talking … Continue reading

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Hodgepodge Entry

A couple of things.  First is that J has the best insight about a great dining experience – you have to leave happier than when you came in.  Isn’t my hubby smart?  The thing is, that happiness doesn’t just come … Continue reading

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The Tyler Florence experience

Yesterday, I trekked to a suburban mall (GASP!) to see Tyler Florence give a food demonstration at the Macy’s in Pleasanton.  Thanks to the nice people who invited me and gave me a front row seat.  It was very nice … Continue reading

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Gettin’ the Mojo Back – I get a press invite!

So where will I be next Thursday at 6:00 pm?  Up close and personal with Tyler Florence.  Yes, the least annoying Food Network “personality.”  I’ve like Tyler Florence ever since his days at How to Boil Water where he taught … Continue reading

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Initial Thoughts on the Cooking Channel

With very little fanfare, The Food Network launched The Cooking Channel, a TV channel for those of us yearning for the good ol’ days of the food network when the focus was on cooking.   I’ve been putting shows on my … Continue reading

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