Author Archive | Ivy Manning

A Vegetable With Secrets

A Vegetable With Secrets

Ahoy Foodies! One of my favorite words, nay, one of my favorite vegetables and words is endive. It’s pronounced “en-dive” in the United States, but across the pond they have the class and sense to say “ahn-deev.” So much more aristocratic and fun to say, isn’t it? Ahn-deev. Befitting the name, Belgian endive is a […]

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Love American Style- Girl Scout-esque Chocolate Mint Cookies

Love American Style- Girl Scout-esque Chocolate Mint Cookies

Ahoy Foodies! Giving presents to the love of your life can be a tricky thing, especially when said loved one has absolutely everything and you’re running out ideas.  After already Christmas-gifting and birthday-gifting Mr. Tofu everything he likes (good bourbon, magnetic ball bearing “Bucky Balls” for 3-D sculpting, and glow in the dark guitar picks), […]

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Tastes Like Team Spirit

Tastes Like Team Spirit

Ahoy Foodies! If the lead picture here wasn’t indication enough, I am here to tell you that I am a Green Bay Packer fan. I was born and raised just 1 1/2 hours from Lambeau Field. I grew up in the icy cold tundra and being a fan of the Pack pretty much goes with […]

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Mushroom Gravy for Everyone

Mushroom Gravy for Everyone

Ahoy Foodies! Well, it’s upon us. The big day. The Feast. I’ve been running around like mad testing recipes for a story I’m doing on butterflying high-ticket roasts, interviewing Dorie Greenspan for an article, moving back into our brand new kitchen, throwing impromptu dinner parties to show off said kitchen (and get rid of said […]

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