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Chargrilled Oysters

Once upon a time, back when my wife was not yet my wife, she lived in uptown New Orleans in a great house in a cool neighborhood.  But the house had one major flaw.  It did not have a grill … Continue reading

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Breakfast for Dinner

So it was a warm winter’s night and the fridge was bereft of legitimate meats or vegetables.  McDade’s market is nearly a half mile away and clearly not an option.  What is a poor newlywed couple supposed to eat?  Bacon, … Continue reading

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Smothered Pork Roast

Donald Link’s Real Cajun is a must-have cookbook.  Everything – and I mean everything – in that book is a keeper.  One of the easiest recipes is for a smothered pork shoulder or Boston butt, and, given that I was … Continue reading

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