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Wish I Knew – Eggplants Have a Sex, or Do They? Bake Slowly Either Way

June 12th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Biologists question the idea that there are female and male eggplant fruits. Yet it’s proven that those with more seeds are more bitter. And there seems to be an obvious way to tell which has more seeds. So maybe we need to tap some cooking biologists. To figure out which is which – look at […]

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Tags: Vegetarian · Wish I Knew

Thanksgiving Recipes: Squash Dishes to Savor

November 3rd, 2011 · No Comments

There’s a fun food website I check frequently: What’s Cookin’  – I get their email newsletter that shoots several recipes they’ve found on the web, usually about one food or holiday, into my inbox in one neat format twice weekly. They have a sister website called Snooth that deals with wines and spirits – also […]

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Tags: Holiday cooking · Thanksgiving recipes · Vegetarian

Vegan Pumpkin Pie – Made with Tofu, It’s Creamy

October 26th, 2011 · No Comments

A fellow food writer, Lynn Kessel from Tampa, went to the Tampa Bay Veg Fest – all things vegetarian and vegan. It was there she found this pumpkin pie, a vegan pie made with tofu. I’ve borrowed it from her blog – go here to read it and get more great recipes and food news. […]

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Tags: Baking: Cheap therapy · Holiday cooking · Vegetarian