Month: January 2011

Braised Short Ribs

For New Year’s Eve, I wanted to make dinner for a small group of friends. Given that we were going to go out after, I didn’t want to spend hours slaving away in the kitchen the day of. Braised Short…

Smoked Salmon Mousse

I LOVE smoked salmon and love to incorporate it into everything I make. One of my favorite appetizers for parties (because I can’t eat this whole thing by myself!!) is Smoked Salmon Mousse. Not only is this super easy to…

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup: the cure for the common cold. As flu season hits, I’ve been finding myself craving for this American classic. I’m like Goldilocks when it comes to Chicken Noodle Soup. Anything canned or store-bought just doesn’t do it…

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