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Smokey Pumpkin Soup

by evh December 1, 2015
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Smokey Pumpkin Soup ~ Over the years I have worked (and dined) in a LOT of restaurants and one of the greatest things I learned, by being in the industry, was going above and beyond the guests expectations. This was true in no matter what the style of restaurant was –– from bistro to fine dining. […]

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Top 8 Kitchen Tips

by evh February 25, 2015
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Top 8 Kitchen Tips ~ The other day a good friend of mine asked me what my favorite “kitchen tip” would be if I was to share just one. I was kind of taken back by this because it’s not a question that I get often, although tips always seem to creep into my recipes […]

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A Giveaway, A Recipe and Your New BFF: The Hip Girl’s Guide to the Kitchen

by evh May 29, 2014
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There’s a song I heard the other day with the lyrics: “we are all connected, but not connecting,” and it struck a chord with me. I thought about that line for a while and how in today’s world we have more technology to make things easier yet, we appear to be busier than ever. This holds […]

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Summer Ready: Homemade Ketchup

by evh May 13, 2014
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It’s that time folks. The time of year when the season and produce start to really change and things like asparagus, tomatoes, cucumbers, summer squashes, berries and peaches make their way into the markets. The sun is lingering longer and the nights are warming up. With only two weeks left of the school year for us, […]

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Big Red: Whole Roasted Snapper with Lemon Parsley Garlic Butter Sauce

by evh April 1, 2014
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A whole fish does not have to be intimidating. In fact, I think it’s actually easier to cook an entire one versus a filet because, with some easy prep work, you can just let the fish do all of the work for you –– there’s also a bonus: Homemade Fish Stock can be made with […]

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Oh The Places You’ll Go With This KitchenAid Infographic

by evh February 18, 2014
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I have been in love with my KitchenAid mixer for years –– it’s a beautiful machine –– but I had no idea about all of the things it could really do to reach it’s full potential. I also love a good infographic (don’t you?) so I am sharing this super cool one sent to me […]

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In the Kitchen with Surface Pro: Local Savour Easy 4 Ingredient Salad Dressing

by evh July 2, 2013
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Local Savour has been an amazing adventure for me (and a BIG thank YOU for following along) –– from discovering new foods to try, meeting fantastic people, creating dishes and recipes to talk about and sharing a locavore philosophy has been fantastic … but did you know there’s a whole other side to this here lil’ […]

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Hooray! Local Savour Recipe Cards Are Here

by evh May 18, 2012
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I have fond memories of recipe cards –writing, sharing and collecting them–over the years. In today’s world, however, traditional recipe cards are becoming obsolete as we all “go green” and “paperless” but … fear not! Technology is here to put it’s modern twist on the great classic card exchange. You may have noticed I took […]

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Local Savour’s Favorite Things 2011

by evh December 14, 2011
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Just when you think it can’t get any better, the food and entrepreneurial scene here continues to delight and grow stronger every year. Over the course of 2011, I’ve had the privilege of meeting up with several new (and old) chefs, bakers, creators and vendors – learning more about the high quality and use of […]

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The Food52 Cookbook: Complete With A Winning Local Savour Recipe

by evh September 19, 2011
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You’ve waited all summer for this cookbook to be available in print and now it’s here: The Food52 Cookbook! The little cookbook that could – featuring 140 inspirational and winning home cook recipes from around the world alongside beautiful, mouthwatering photographs AND … wait for it … the book comes complete with a little winning […]

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