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Kirsten’s Kitchen: Mashed potatoes, Irish style

Kirsten’s Kitchen: Mashed potatoes, Irish style

Ahh, mashed potatoes, as American as apple pie, right? Perhaps, but what if it came from the land of potatoes? No, not Idaho – Ireland! If you have never had Colcannon (pronounced CULkennan with the emphasis on the first syllable) you are in for a treat!  It is peasant food at its best: saute onions

Cook slow food with the firm but gentle guidance of Darius Brotman

Jack Durham Mad River Union ARCATA – George Gershwin famously said, “Life is a lot like jazz – it’s best when you improvise.” That’s something that jazz pianist Darius Brotman has been doing for years, not just on the stage, but also in the kitchen. During a lifetime of culinary experimentation, the 66-year-old Arcata musician/potter/KHSU

GMO Free Humboldt Responds To Ag Commissioner’s Letter

Note: The following is a response to a letter to GMO Free Humboldt by Ag Commissioner Jeff Dolf, and an edited version of the group’s draft ordinance addressing his feedback. – Ed.   October 24, 2013 Commissioner Jeff Dolf Humboldt County Department of Agriculture 5630 S. Broadway Eureka, CA 95503 Dear Commissioner Dolf: Thank you