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Feast of the Seven Fishes, 2016: Featuring Eel and Smelts

Last year I had a truncated feast – I think it was four fishes. This year I had all seven. And while this is an Italian Christmas Eve tradition, one has no need to stay with Italian methods of preparation.  (Or … Continue reading

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Eel…. and Olive.

I had over 2/3rd of an eel left over from Christmas Eve; decided to figure out something fun to do with it, with sort of a Mediterranean flair. So here we go: 2/3rd eel (or the full thing if you … Continue reading

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A Tale of Four Fishes on Christmas Eve

Well, we do seem to have a white Christmas, barely.  Just enough to coat the grasses and pakisandra, but not adherent to the road or stone. Nice work! At any rate, I did the holiday thing last week when visiting … Continue reading

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Eel Be Home for the Holidays

WARNING:  at the end of post there is a photo of the eel as it looked when I brought it home.  (Some people mistake eels for snakes.) I bought an eel last week at the supermarket.  I had them gut … Continue reading

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