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Rice Is Not Just for Dinner Anymore

March 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, CA – Those of us in the foodisphere often find ourselves in a place where we have to explain that rice is more than a steamed side served with Chinese take-out or a major component of Sushi. Time and again we create and share recipes ranging from jambalaya to rice and beans to [...]

American Holly- A Garden Must

January 2, 2019 // 0 Comments

The American Holly (Ilex olpaca) is chock full of red berries today in our Northern NJ garden.  Holly serve as a great shelter for songbirds both during winter and during summer storms. In winter, if food sources are scarce, many species of bird will eat the berries. This season (so far) has been [...]

Sorry New York, California Is Just Better Now

July 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

California is now the most influential force in American dining. That’s right, it isn’t New York. Not any longer. Sure, the great city will always produce blockbusters and occasional, wonderful novelties; Queens is an undervalued wonderland of cuisines. But NYC, as an engine of influence, is [...]