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How to Make Christmas Scotch Eggs

Scotch eggs are hard boiled eggs covered with sausage and breadcrumbs, then deep fried. Adora’s Christmas version of this classic food uses quail eggs instead of chicken eggs and adds chestnuts and cranberries to the sausage coating. I’ve occasionally considered making scotch eggs at home, but I don’t have a deep fryer. Have you ever made [...]

Congrats, Hanan: Grow-a-Brain Grew a Baby!

Congratulations to Hanan Levin of grow-a-brain and Stella on the arrival of his new baby: Adora “Nyunyu” Levin, born October 18, 2009. Hanan wrote me: People who knew me would never have thought that at 56 I will have my first child, but here she is, taking a piece of me to see the 22nd century… Congrats [...]