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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Cooking Minute - Walnut Torte by David

Walnut Torte by David

I grew up in Lexington, KY – a smallish city in the heart of thoroughbred horseracing country. But my roots are in New York: my grandparents, parents and older brother are all originally from the Bronx. In the 1940s, my grandparents owned a bakery on Fordham Road and Jerome Avenue. Although my mother was too... read more →

Cooking Minute - Raspberry Muffins by Megan-00-without_title

Vegan Raspberry Cornbread Muffins by Megan

I am a Native New Yorker, and recent graduate of Baruch College. Growing up, my mother made dinner for my family every night. She had a real love of cooking, which I think I am slowly starting to inherit. Several years ago I decided to make the switch to Veganism, and it has been an... read more →

Authentic Cuban Black Beans by Laura

Authentic Cuban Black Beans by Laura

A few years ago, my mom taught me this quick and easy authentic home cooked recipe. I was born and raised in San Juan, PR where rice and beans was the staple of most of my meals. This is my go to recipe because it only takes me 15 minutes to make, it’s cheap (the... read more →