Category Archives: Soups

First You Take a Leek … or an Onion … or What Have You

“…For this is every cook’s opinion, No savoury dish without an onion; But, lest your kissing should be spoiled, Your onions must be thoroughly boiled…” —Market Women’s Cries, Jonathan Swift Leeks, onions, scallions, shallots (boiled, or not): any will do … Continue reading

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You Say Potato

“It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.” — Life, the Universe, and Everything, Douglas Adams I know Douglas Adams discovered the meaning of life and all, but I just have to respectfully … Continue reading

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