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Cauliflower and Sweet Potato Medley

November 18, 2013 | 6 Comments

There’s been a whole lot of Thanksgivukkah in the air.  We are on the verge of eight nights of lights, liberty and latkes and culinary minds of North America have been dreaming of food and...

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Simon Majumdar’s Kosher Smoked Turkey Korma

September 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

After my giveaway post last week, a bunch of you emailed me to ask for that smoked chicken korma recipe that Simon Majumdar made for our Fed White and Blue Shabbat dinner.  You can find...

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Baked Arugula and Bean Flautas {Giveaway!}

June 10, 2013 | 59 Comments

Kathy Hester is an inspired vegan writer.  It was a pleasure to review her earlier title The Vegan Slow Cooker (or for your kindle) a while ago and it's a pleasure to be sharing a recipe and...

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Thirteen years ago, Malcolm Gladwell’s popular science book, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference  hit the shelves.  I first heard of the book when I was new to life in...

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Vegetarian Chili with Black Beans and Corn

Vegetarian Chili with Black Beans and Corn

January 10, 2013 | 29 Comments

When I think of chili, I typically think the heavy dish of red kidney beans and ground beef that is a meal in itself, but we’ll all too often ladle over a hot dog or...

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Onion Bhajis and Cilantro Chutney

December 1, 2012 | 16 Comments

Chanukah is around the corner. Eight oily nights of fried latkes and donuts are plentiful, waiting to tempt the healthiest of eaters. If you’re looking for a low-carb alternative to these fatty delights, check out...

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Grapefruit Ceviche

September 13, 2012 | 6 Comments

September is really the month of celebration in our home now.  Our baby girl arrived two weeks before our fourth wedding anniversary, and later this month, This American Bite will celebrate it's first birthday.  Over the...

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Live to Eat Herb Lentil Salad

August 9, 2012 | 19 Comments

For the last ten days I have been forced to think about something that I have forever taken for granted.  Do I live to eat, or eat to live?  I've always considered food to be...

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Warm Polenta and Chick Pea Salad

May 21, 2012 | 5 Comments

Moving house takes it out of you, but in the six weeks that have passed since we saw our now-home for the first time, we’ve accomplished a lot.  Those accomplishments have not been culinary!  Thanks...

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Penne Pasta with Chicken

Easy Pad Thai Style Peanut and Chicken Penne

November 21, 2011 | 4 Comments

When my wife, my best friend, and my son, my precious precious little man, are out-of-town, I don’t cook daily.  I cook every few days and eat the same meal for lunch and dinner until...

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