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Braised Fish with Fermented Black Beans

Another one of our fermented black bean Jeff Smith favorites, this time with a firm white fish. Great on a Sunday evening when you want something tasty and satisfying but that doesn’t require too much effort. For more information on … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Wellington, NZ

February 22, 2014 The Wellesley Boutique Hotel is an old world charmer with modern conveniences and centrally located a short walk from the harbor. Our deluxe room was spacious, comfortable and quiet. In-room wifi is available with a free voucher … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Dining in Stockholm, Sweden

July 5-7, 2013 Kryp In The popular Kryp In restaurant, highly rated on TripAdvisor, is located on a quiet street of Gamla Stan. The quaint interior fills up fast in high season, thus reservations are a must. Outside tables are … Continue reading

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Don’s Salt Cod Desalé

This is one of Don’s favorite foods. There is hardly a visit to the Nîmes market where we don’t pick up a luscious thick filet of morue desalée, the French name for salt cod that has already been soaked and … Continue reading

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Dining Alone in Kunming, China

Finding a comfortable place to dine alone in China is not so easy, that is if you want to eat a higher quality sit down meal. Lots of places serve quick bites for singles looking to fill their bellies with … Continue reading

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Bouillabaisse Marseillaise and Pink Flamingos

It seemed like a reasonable idea. We would drive to Marseille, try the famous Marseillaise bouillabaisse for lunch, and then on the way back stop in the Camargue, France’s wetlands west of Marseille, for a little post lunch hike. I … Continue reading

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Mackerel Roe?

When the fish monger asks you if you want the roe. Say, “but of course!” Dust with seasoned flour, sauté gently and enjoy with your aperitif.

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