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The Zen of Quick: My Asian Soup Recipe

Like all New Yorkers, I have a list of my favorite ramen houses tucked neatly into my brain, for when I feel the need to devour a healthful, majestic bowl of noodles on the run. In some of the finer … Continue reading

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A Carnivore’s Delight: Farm-Raised Meats, Right at Your Doorstep

The local supermarket can be a real bummer of a source for high-quality meat these days. Unless you’re lucky enough to live in a neighborhood with a meat specialist, it’s likely that your meat choices do not reach beyond the … Continue reading

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Spicy Rice: The Unconventional Made Delicious

Want to prepare a staple dish that has all of the necessary tag lines to make it headline news? Try these on for size: -It’s delicious. -It can be vegetarian or even vegan. -It can be made with all natural … Continue reading

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It’s Easy Bean Green: A Serious Seasonal Salad

At any given time of the mild season, there are specific flavors and textures that converge to create practical home meals with real dimension, and nutrition to match. Goldie’s late spring concoction makes my mouth water just at the thought … Continue reading

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Afternoon Pasta….Goldie’s Style!

Sometimes, recipes are inspired by the moment you’re in, but are rooted in the past. For instance, I recently made a pasta dish that I’ve never prepared exactly that way before, but with respect to ingredients, was not so far … Continue reading

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Pork Fried Rice: The Gourmet Version

Deborah has done it again! After a week of decadent dining in NYC together, and packing on a few late-winter pounds, we decided that the weekend’s meals should be lean, heading toward vegetarian, but no less exotic and decadent. Out … Continue reading

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A No-Pot Meal with a Taste of Spring

Sometimes 3 or 4 of my favorite everyday snacks, plus a little creativity, can converge to assemble a healthy and dynamic salad or vegetarian side dish. The latest delicious experiment, which I haven’t yet named, brings together the high-toned vibrato … Continue reading

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Home at 10:45pm, Dinner Served Before 11!

Yes, it was another one of those long days on the go last Tuesday. When I finally walked in the door of my apartment, dropped my bag and hung up my coat at quarter to eleven, I literally did not … Continue reading

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The Taste of Romance

The last time I was in a restaurant on Valentine’s Day was when I owned one. That was the 90s, and Goldie’s by the Bridge always put out a sweet spread for our guests— a lover’s feast, if you will. … Continue reading

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Brussel’s Porky Fingers: The Perfect Wintertime Recipe

For a quick meal that’s healthy and delicious, full of contrasting texture, wine and beer-friendly, and made from sturdy ingredients that can be on hand for a while before utilization, you simply must treat yourself to a wintertime recipe inspired … Continue reading

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