The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Guilty Pleasures Recycled – The Pussycat Dolls

How’s that turkey hangover going?  (For those of you in Greece, I’m talking about the bird served as food here in the US, not your ongoing disagreements with the country … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · 3 Comments

Top Chef Boston Episode 6: The First Thanksgiving

Previous Episode Next Episode   OK, maybe I was a little off when I talked about Boston not having a strong food identity.   In previous episodes, there was a … Continue reading

November 20, 2014 · 9 Comments

Save Thanksgiving, Start Shopping Today!

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about people protesting stores being open on Thanksgiving to start the Holiday Shopping Season.   There are a few Facebook groups on it and people … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · 15 Comments

My Solution for Saving Thanksgiving

This Thursday in America is Thanksgiving, that terrific confluence of family, friends, gratitude, food, drink, relaxation, and maybe some football.  It’s also the first day of Hanukkah, so many of … Continue reading

November 26, 2013 · 33 Comments

Top Chef Seattle Episode 3 – Tom vs Emeril: Turkeypocalypse

Episode 2            Episode 4 Much to my dismay, Bravo decided to run a new episode on the night before Thanksgiving.  When I was working at … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · 5 Comments

Guilty Pleasures Recycled – Dead or Alive, pt 1

Hi folks – As of this writing I’m desperately trying to get ready for Thanksgiving.  So I present to you a gently recycled post from a couple of months ago. … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · 3 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving!

Cooking, eating, drinking!  No time for blogging and hopefully you’re reading this after a wonderful day spent with friends and family.  This is my favorite holiday of the year – … Continue reading

November 24, 2011 · 2 Comments