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Moroccan Lamb Stew

World War II had engulfed Europe, reaching all the way to Rick Blaine’s Cafe Americaine in French-held Morocco.  The Nazis had overrun France and were heading into its unoccupied possessions in Africa with many people trying to escape by way of Casablanca.  Casablanca, a cinematic masterpiece that has stood the test of time, is not only […]

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Ratatouille…!

Autumn in the San Francisco Bay Area is a truly spectacular time of the year!  Nostalgic memories take me back to the glorious Indian summer days I savored and treasured during my youth as a farm boy in southern Minnesota.  During that brief season I  always felt as if I were being warmly kissed by the sun […]

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