Tag Archives: Recipes

Swish Steak: Camp Food

Yes, Swish Steak. Among my cookbooks, there is a recent acquisition I consider to be the jewel in my crown– a must-have for anyone who fancies herself (or, of course, himself) Queen of the Kitchen: The Gay Cookbook by Chef … Continue reading

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The Pretzel– Tying knots.

Pretzels are a snack food to which I have never given much thought. They’re crunchy and salty, or soft and chewy. Great with beer, great with mustard. Plain, dipped in chocolate or yogurt, they satisfy the basic urge to nosh … Continue reading

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Summer Berry Pudding

Summer is a tricky thing in San Francisco. A morning in July here often feels like a morning in February, much to the consternation of shivering tourists. We grab what sun we can two days here, three days there, until … Continue reading

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