Category Archives: Food

Tim Vidra

Red Chile Sauce — Lot18

  Cooking with dried chilis is a labor of love, and the nuances of flavor that come from this method really cannot be beat. Although reading through this you might also feel the labor it really is a lot of simmering,… [Read more…]

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Roasting Pumpkin Seeds 3 Ways - Lot18

It’s pumpkin season! Store refrigeration cases are filled with 6-pack upon 6-pack of pumpkin beers; the infamous pumpkin-spiced latté is in every café; and every corner store has piles of pumpkins showcased out front.  At our house, we love to decorate with… [Read more…]

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Southwestern Pinto Bean Soup — Lot18

It is hard to believe fall is upon us. This is the time of year to let things simmer and roast away in the oven. Windows are typically open and you can always catch the smell of something good from your neighbors’ kitchens… [Read more…]

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Shrimp and Spinah Miso Soup — Lot18

When dining out for sushi, the miso soup is always a welcoming start to the meal. It’s made of a simple miso broth with dashi, tofu and kelp. But next time you order sushi for takeout, consider making your own… [Read more…]

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Labor Day Lot18

Labor Day is upon us already! But just because we’re drawing nearer to autumn doesn’t mean you have to put away the grill. Here are 10 tasty, mouthwatering recipes – though, I’ll admit, the reuben hot dogs are my favorite. Fire up that grill! Because… [Read more…]

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