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It’s National Margarita Day!!!

It’s National Margarita Day! My (current) favorite margarita recipe is below – you can skip the zesting and resting if you are pressed for time, but the additional steps add a depth of flavor that can’t be beat! Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Pork Barrel BBQ

You have probably heard of Pork Barrel BBQ… You may have seen them at the DC Barbecue Battle or read about their sauce in Men’s Health Magazine, you could have seen them on ABC’s Shark Tank, or purchased their rub … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Freddy’s Lobster + Clams (A Bit of Maine in Maryland)

This Fall, Freddy’s has really come into it’s own. They have slowly expanded the menu and are building a loyal clientele by paying attention to quality and value. Continue reading

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My Quest For a Feijoada Recipe

At 6 AM one Saturday in September, Jacinta knocked on my door with bags full of black beans, rice, sausages, salted pork, dried beef, collard greens, manioc flour, garlic, and oranges. Her car was on the street with open doors … Continue reading

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