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My fast French Peking Duck

As November drew to a close in our village — sometimes rainy, sometimes just overcast, usually cold — there’s lots of  time for thinking. How much firewood will we go through this winter? What will be on the menu for … Continue reading

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Confit de canard meets the grill

We are now living through what is supposed to be the tail end of our long-running heat wave, so my wife Jan and I continue to minimize the use of our oven and stove top, to avoid making the house … Continue reading

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