Dancing Tomatoes


A Delightful Russian Easter Dessert, Paskha

Go to Recipe Go to Video Each year as spring arrives with its bouquets of daffodils and hyacinths, its early tulips and clear sunshine, faithful Christians begin to celebrate the Easter season.  The celebration takes on different guises, but it almost always includes fasting, eschewing rich foods in order to focus on more spiritual subjects.  …

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Mashed Potatoes

Go to Recipe Go to Video Have you ever really THOUGHT about mashed potatoes, I mean REALLY thought about them?  They are so often served to fill the gap, the stomach, the plate with their bulk that their true nature tends to be ignored.  Poor little mashed potatoes. Originally From Peru Potatoes have always been …

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Pâte Brisée

Go to Recipe Go to Video Pate brisée literally means “broken pastry”.  Translations can often be somewhat awkward, making something so ethereally delicious sound like something that just crashed to the floor and shattered into a thousand pieces. But the allusion isn’t all wrong, for the pate brisée that results in the recipe you will …

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