Tag Archives: The Seasonal Palate

Tim Vidra

Turkey Burger — Lot18

Memorial Day, already? It seems like we were just cleaning snow off the cars. Since friends and family will be gathering for the long weekend, dust off the grill as usual — but mix up the burgers by trading beef for… [Read more…]

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Lot18 Tuna

Sometimes you just want a cleansing, healthy meal that does not leave you feeling overly full. For me, that meal is fresh sashimi — which doesn’t always mean dropping $20-$30 at my favorite sushi spot. Instead, I visit my favorite fish monger… [Read more…]

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Lot18 Grilling Collage

For some, grilling season is all season. For others, spring is when the grill is pulled out, dusted off and open for business. There is something about breaking away from the kitchen to head outside, enjoying family and friends for a… [Read more…]

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DuCard Vineyards Lot18

Early in spring I had the the opportunity to take a beautiful drive up toward Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley to visit with Scott Elliff, the proprietor and passion behind DuCard Vineyards. This boutique winery sits nestled among the mountains in a picturesque setting, where… [Read more…]

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Eggs and Arugula Pizza — Lot18

Tis the season to brunch it up – Easter, Mother’s Day and not t0o far off in the distance, Father’s day. By simply using store-bought pizza dough to pair with fresh, spring ingredients, you can create a delicious rustic pizza at home… [Read more…]

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