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Summer pasta salad

Summer is in full swing and half the country is roasting under a heat wave (including us in Chicago). At times like this, I want to eat pasta salad. This particular recipe gets better with age, too, so I like to make a big batch to pack for lunches during the work week. It’s pretty … Continue reading

Baby back ribs

As far as I’m concerned, nothing celebrates a national holiday like a good barbecue. Unfortunately for us, we lack space for a grill, so we improvise. This year I splurged on two delicious, juicy, tender racks of ribs at the fancy, fancy Whole Foods in Lincoln Park and cooked them up in the oven. Side … Continue reading