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Cool Snacks for Hot Days

Frozen grapes, cool-as-a-cucumber water, choco-banana shakes   Frozen Grapes Serves 4 Take a nice big bunch of ripe grapes, given them a rinse, drain, and wrap them in a clean kitchen towel.  Place them in the freezer until the grapes get firm (couple of hours). They’re like little mini bites of fruit sorbet. —————————————————– Cool-As-A-Cucumber […]

Best Burger Ever

It’s All About the Patty by Tom Herndon   This month’s article is about how to make a great beef patty, inspired by the master chef of The French Laundry, Thomas Keller.  I’ve also listed a number of HK-safe toppings, a link to get some delicious gluten-free brioche-style hamburger buns, and, for inspiration, some burger-fantasy websites. As a bonus, […]