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March 20, 2019 Blog, Italian

Strega Restaurant: A guy from Sannio and a guy from Nola in Branford to chase the American dream in the kitchen

Translation in English at the bottom!!! Strega Restaurant: un sannita ed un nolano a Branford per inseguire, in cucina, il sogno americano Di : Sergio Sbarra | 0 ...

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December 19, 2016 cookies, Dessert, Holidays, Uncategorized

Recipes- 12 Christmas Dessserts

A Christmas present for you from The Language Chef.   We have put together a booklet of 12 traditional christmas desserts, language origins, pronunciation, history and a recipe ...

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December 13, 2016 Cocktails, French, Holidays, Wine

Tiny Bubbles for a Big Celebration

As the holidays are nigh, my mind turns to Champagne. I adore it – and could probably drink it at every meal! Yes, once in France, a farmer I met who lived near Epernay told ...

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December 1, 2016 cookies, Food, Italian

Pizzelle- lots of little pizzas

Ever since I was a kid an aunt, a grandmother or a distant relative made a mound of pizzelle.  The round, flat sweet Christmas cookie reminiscent of the communion host used in ...

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November 18, 2016 Holidays

Excuse our test post

trying out some new plug in- please ...

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September 2, 2016 News, Wine

New App Makes Wine More Welcoming

From the New Haven Independent by LUCY GELLMAN | Aug 31, 2016 3:03 pm A new wine pronunciation app out this month didn’t start anywhere close to a computer. Its local developer, ...

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