Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cucumber Caipirinha

Last in the Caipirinha Weeks, I think, since it is raining and feels like summer is over and autumn is starting. Plus, I learned how to make a ç on the computer seamlessly so now I can stop writing sich … Continue reading

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Last post from restaurant week, I promise! Pigalle is an adorable french restaurant named for a district in Paris. It is located in the theatre district just a few blocks from work and is another of the places we had … Continue reading

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Lobster, Grapefruit and Avocado Salad

Cooking lobster may be daunting but don’t let it frighten you. The reward of perfectly cooked lobster meat far outweighs the cost of buying the precooked stuff at the fishmarket.  It is quick and simple to cook lobster and getting … Continue reading

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Classic Andalusian Gazpacho

An ode to amazing tomatoes! There is nothing better than fresh from the garden or farmer’s market tomatoes. The ones in the store cannot compare. Good tomatoes were something I missed most in Hawaii. In fact, I have friends from … Continue reading

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Watermelon Jalapeño Caipirinha

Sorry to be a day late with the “thirsty Thursday” post. Keeping up with our caipirinha yummy month we decided to use the watermelon we got in our foodshare along with the jalapeños to make a delicious and different caipirinha. … Continue reading

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