misadventures in ice cream

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A few days ago, I saw a post on Facebook from Strauss Family Creamery about how their egg nog ice cream had been spotted at Whole Foods in Palo Alto. We’re only about 15 minutes south of Palo Alto so maybe it’s available at the Whole Foods here too? Maybe? Pretty please?

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a sad day: Gourmet is closing its doors.

I woke up this morning to a stream of twitter messages proclaiming that Gourmet is being shut down. I was still in bed. This is not the kind of news that a food lover wants to wake up to. Partly I blame my morning ritual, because if I weren’t so eager to connect first thing […]

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A delicious mess

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It started out innocently enough. I was struck with a chocolate craving… a creamy, comforting kind of chocolate craving. This meant pudding. Not just pudding but pudding pie complete with a graham cracker crust. Sounds delicious, right? There I was standing in Dan’s kitchen, defenseless against the siren song of chocolate pudding pie. I had […]

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