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Kiss Your Arsenal: Juicers

So, I’ve spent a bit of time around here going over the tools and appliances in my kitchen that help me work my culinary magic. I’ve aptly titled this series “Kiss My Arsenal.” But now, it’s time for me to kiss your respective arsenals, dear readers, because I find myself with a new and frightening […]

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Kiss My Arsenal: Slow Cooker

So I haven’t written about kitchen tools in a few weeks, and my arsenal was feeling sadly un-kissed. So, it’s time to tackle yet another helpful kitchen gadget: the slow cooker. These are also known widely in the US by the brand name Crock Pot. Much like cast iron cookware, slow cookers are a bit […]

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Kiss My Arsenal: Molcajete

Apologies for my poor timing in discussing a summery item during the fall season. But, if the national weather maps are any indication, many of you are having summer weather right now anyway. After focusing on a few major kitchen tools, I thought I’d go in a more multicultural direction to rave about my molcajete. […]

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Kiss My Arsenal: Cast Iron Cookware -UPDATED

I am actually a recent convert to the gospel of the cast iron skillet. Mr. McDoogal was insistent that we put it on our wedding registry earlier this year. (I didn’t see why we needed yet another pan, let alone one that I needed to use both hands to lift.) So recent a convert am […]

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Kiss my Arsenal: The Joy of Cooking

So, as you join me on this little culinary journey I’m on, I thought I’d share you some of the tools I’ve been using. Since I’m immature and not terribly original, I’m calling it “Kiss My Arsenal.” First up is the little book that has helped me get going in the first place: Joy of […]