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Practice What You Preach

When speaking to the French about their style of pizza, I’ve always been snobbish and probably annoying, yet honest.  It’s true that their pizza sauce, when there is any, doesn’t have the necessary Italian herbs and aromatics and that their crusts lack … Continue reading

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Maurice Cooks Cute

Maurice, a long time crony of M. Parret is a gentle giant, kindly, a soft spoken gentleman; a man of “les bon mots”, courtesy personified.  In his spare time, during the seasons, he hunts and kills animals that are edible. … Continue reading

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A Small New York Pizza

For my French and European followers, this is the very smallest size, after that you have to take the large. After two slices, Jade admitted defeat and, gasp, refused dessert! Our new house is an 1890 Tudor, the only one … Continue reading

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Jade’s New York Style Pizza

My friend Kathy P is a dedicated baker.   Pies, cookies, brownies, German chocolate cake, whatever.   That’s what she likes to do.   I think she’s from Minnesota or someplace in that area.   Something to do with Norwegians. … Continue reading

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