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Quick and Healthy Seafood Recipe: A Fresh, Delicious Ceviche

Quick and Healthy Seafood Recipe: A Fresh, Delicious Ceviche

Chef: Cristina Martinez Illustration: Michael Despite Restaurants: South Philly Barbacoa, Casa México and Public Cuisine, all in Philadelphia Known for: Authentic Mexican food that has earned a fervent following in Philadelphia and beyond. Delicious, expertly prepared meals that don’t require shortcuts. AN EXPERIENCED CHEF and entrepreneur in her hometown of Mexico before moving to the …

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Ricotta is Easy to Make at Home and the Key to Many Delicious Meals

Ricotta is Easy to Make at Home and the Key to Many Delicious Meals

I’m dead I’ve been teaching cooking classes for about ten years and one of my favorites is cheese making. We start with ricotta, the simplest cheese in the most basic class. Seeing them get together for the first time always inspires an audible response, usually a “Oh wow”. Liquid turns into solid right in front …

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How to Avoid the 7 Worst Christmas Table Decorating Mistakes

How to Avoid the 7 Worst Christmas Table Decorating Mistakes

FOR MANY AMERICANThanksgiving will mark the first time they set the table for a holiday dinner party in a long time. That’s why we won’t judge when a server places her dessert fork where her butter knife should be. But some decisions are key to guests’ comfort. A cornucopia blocking the lines of sight across …

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