Hungry in Sonoma – Peterson Winery

Winemaker Jaime Peterson gives us a tour of their Bradford Mountain Estate before heading back to the winery for a lesson in wine tasting.

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Hungry in Miami – Guarapo

Guarapo is freshly pressed sugarcane juice, and boy is it delicious! Shea knows just where to find it at this hole in the wall west of downtown Miami.

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Margherita Pizza + Homemade Dough

As parents of a 14-month-old, Raphael and I have found that dinner means something very new, very different than it ever has before.  A once leisurely and relaxing part of our day has turned into a race to make whatever we have on hand–and quickly.  Our main focus is feeding Baby Girl, picking up her […]

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It’s All Greek To Me – Straining Your Own Yogurt

I have been rather lucky to not experience too many crazy pregnancy cravings yet – but one thing is certain: I need yogurt every day.  I can’t explain it. Perhaps Baby R is demanding the probiotics, calcium and protein that comes packed in this delectable dairy treat.  But I get bored easily, so I have […]

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Corn Tortillas

I will ALWAYS, from here on out, make homemade tortillas. The … [Read More]

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Baked Oysters on the Half Shell

Oysters are perfect for a special occasion. I personally love … [Read More]

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Coq Au Vin

I love Coq au Vin.  There's something so amazing about chicken … [Read More]

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No Thyme for Oregano

I have been on a mission for the past few years to perfect the … [Read More]

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Why I love Summer: Reason #1

If you’re like me, sometimes you get a hankering for food from … [Read More]

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Yo Quiero Guarapo!

When you think of Cuban food, the first thing that comes to mind … [Read More]