Cornish game hens

Game hens:  a winter win

Originally appeared in the January 6, 2011 edition of the Southside Times.

The winter holidays are intimately related with traditions (of both the personal and pervasive varieties), as well as attention to details which help sustain those beloved customs.  Food, of course, plays a critical role in this preservation.  But if you’re looking to break tradition, or just add a bit of nuance, you could do worse than a classic preparation of Cornish game hens.  Keep reading here: (more…)

Brine time: Thanksgiving turkey

A succulent, tender turkey

Originally appeared in the November 18, 2010 edition of the Southside Times.

We’re a week away from Thanksgiving, and while you may have all your ducks (or turkeys, as it were) in a row, it’s not too late to tinker with a turkey-day variation.  And for those of you culinary procrastinators:  Don’t panic, you have time.  Read more after the jump: (more…)

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