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Literature in translation, food, banter, and observations...
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Spring Bouillabaisse!

Spring Bouillabaisse!

Spring Bouillabaisse with turnips, purple potatoes, peas, fennel and saffron

Spring Bouillabaisse with turnips, purple potatoes, peas, fennel and saffron

Pumpkin - Gorgonzola Flan with roasted walnuts.

Pumpkin - Gorgonzola Flan with roasted walnuts.

First self - homemade dinner in 3 weeks!

First self - homemade dinner in 3 weeks!

Roasted eggplant, basil, pomegranate, pine nuts, saffton-infused yogurt. #ottolenghi

Roasted eggplant, basil, pomegranate, pine nuts, saffton-infused yogurt. #ottolenghi

A friend shared Alvaro Enrigue’s Heavy Weather/Meteors some time ago - It has been one of my favorite short stories. (at Alley Cat Books)

A friend shared Alvaro Enrigue’s Heavy Weather/Meteors some time ago - It has been one of my favorite short stories. (at Alley Cat Books)

Finally, it’s pomegranate season.

Finally, it’s pomegranate season.

Ummm. Yum. Mushrooms sauteed on a bed of thyme, parsley, garlic, cinnamon, and olive oil. 

Ummm. Yum. Mushrooms sauteed on a bed of thyme, parsley, garlic, cinnamon, and olive oil. 

I officially have plans this weekend (in addition to reading). #ottolenghi #tamimi

I officially have plans this weekend (in addition to reading). #ottolenghi #tamimi