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Shrimp with Tasso Ham and Grits

        Tasso ham is a spicy hot cured pork shoulder, which shows up in many Cajun or Creole recipes. It is sold in 2-3 pound pieces and what I don’t use I freeze in big chunks, which … Continue reading

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Asparagus with Tomatoes, Pinenuts and Goat Cheese

My father grew beautiful asparagus.  In the spring, just when Connecticut would start to warm up, my father would end his day down at our meadow, pull out his jack-knife and cut a few choice spears of asparagus and bring … Continue reading

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