Tag Archives: baking

Going to Maine for bread, not beaches

This morning, I’m heading to Maine. Nothing surprising there, you’ll say. Lots of people in Québec (and the whole Northeast) head there for vacation, a little fun at the beach, this time of year. No beach for me, though. Just a conference – but not just any conference. A Kneading Conference. Two days of workshops and conferences [...]
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Going whole-hog with a half pig: how I got meat for the winter and decided to start a food blog

To really get what food is all about, you have to make it. I don't mean you can't enjoy it if you don't get your hands in there, but to really get a sense of how a good meal comes together, to understand why a dish is successful or not, there's nothing quite like practical experience.
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