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Spinach Lemon Salad

2 bags of baby spinach 1 lemon ¼ cup olive oil 1 tsp mustard Salt and pepper Zest the lemon, then squeeze the juice into a jam jar Add the olive oil, the mustard and a generous pinch of salt … Continue reading

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Detox spinach salad

This is based on the salad at Arte on West 73rd street – one of my favorite restaurants in the city. It’s all white table cloths and traditional Italian food, but with a lovely neighborhood charm about it, and a … Continue reading

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Perfect New Year’s Eve Dinner for 2

Last New Year’s Eve, Jon and I were jet lagged and tired and in no mood to go out. We drank a great bottle of red wine, ate steak and napped in from of a movie, before making hot chocolate … Continue reading

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Perfect New Year for 8

New Years Eve is a time for elegance and extravagance. It’s pretty much the only dinner party of the year where black tie doesn’t feel like a crazy dress code. And much as I usually like to mix low brow … Continue reading

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The Monday Treat – detox spinach salad

You’d think that a little detox between Christmas, Christmas leftovers and New Year would be a good idea. This would be the day to eat vitamins, to go for a brisk walk perhaps, to feel healthier again. A great day … Continue reading

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Creamed Spinach

Bag of baby spinach 2tsp butter Salt and pepper 1 tbsp cream Melt 1 tbsp of the butter in a large pan and dump in the whole bag of spinach Clamp the lid on, shake the pan about a bit … Continue reading

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Steak and Creamed Spinach

A T-bone steak is perfect for sharing, with its tender fillet on one side and tasty strip on the other. This recipe first appeared in the post on engagement, Paris and the danger of rings dropped from great heights 16 … Continue reading

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This Dinner Will Get You Laid – T-bone Steak with Creamed Spinach

Nick had intended to propose while standing on the viewing deck on top of the Eiffel tower at sunset. Secrecy was key. She had no idea. He’d been paying attention to whether she preferred gold gold or white gold or … Continue reading

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Grape Salad/Relish

This is somewhere between a relish and a salad. It’s sharp enough to perk up left over cold chicken but substantial enough to works as a full side / veg dish. Ingredients (serves 4 as a relish, 2 as a … Continue reading

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