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Don’t waste your CSA share: Sensible tips & satisfying recipes (Part I)

Originally published in Buffalo Spree magazine, May 2013 Consumers’ growing appetite for fresh, local, and seasonal food has helped make community supported agriculture (CSA) increasingly popular. Tens of thousands of families have joined the CSA movement, according to LocalHarvest, an … Continue reading

16. August 2013 by Nina
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Gluten-free Spiced Strawberry Rhubarb Cake

When I spotted summer’s first strawberries at Tony Weiss’ stand at the Elmwood-Bidwell farmers’ market, I squealed with delight, and proceeded to purchase two quarts along with a couple bunches of rhubarb. I was anxious to bake with my strawberries … Continue reading

08. June 2013 by Nina
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Soirée Snacking: Bacon, Avocado, and Tomato Sliders

Originally published in Buffalo Spree magazine, February 2013 With an issue chockfull of luxe libations, a few tips for satisfying snacks are required. EAT teamed up with a few Spree food writers and our cocktail party-savvy editor-in-chief, Elizabeth Licata to proffer … Continue reading

02. June 2013 by Nina
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Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

I didn’t eat rhubarb growing up and I’m not sure I knew what it was. In fact, my best friend’s grandma grew it in her garden when I was a teenager, and when she piled it high on her counter … Continue reading

29. May 2013 by Nina
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Raspberry-Almond Cupcakes

When searching for cupcakes to make for my friend Marianne’s engagement party, I called upon a memory of one of my favorite cupcakes from Zilly Rosen, from the now-closed, Zillycakes. I naturally gravitated to the delicious almond cupcake the first … Continue reading

13. April 2013 by Nina
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Hyderabadi Daal with Tamarind

This is the third recipe of a three part series. Click here to read the post about Hyderabadi Chicken. Click here to read the post about Hyderabadi Baby Eggplant Curry. This is an authentic Southern Indian recipe from my friend Smita Chutke’s grandma’s … Continue reading

13. March 2013 by Nina
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Hyderabadi Baby Eggplant Curry

This is the second recipe of a three part series. Click here to read the previous post about Hyderabadi Chicken. I love eggplant and was recently introduced to a new way of cooking eggplant thanks to my friend, Smita. A neat … Continue reading

08. March 2013 by Nina
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