Muhammara: A Syrian Roasted Red Bell Pepper and Walnut Dip

Muhammara: A Syrian Roasted Red Bell Pepper and Walnut Dip

All too often when we hear the name of a country in the Middle East, the story is one of sadness and torment. Recently, Syria has been in the news and it’s not good. Despite the ongoing adventures of troops, politicians, and fanatics, the societies continue to...
Aperol Sour: A Cocktail Treat

Aperol Sour: A Cocktail Treat

                                My sweet tooth makes me shy away from bitter liqueurs. I know the world loves Campari and I’ve tried but just one sip and my mouth always puckers so tightly my tongue has to move out of the way. Very fortunately, an Italian friend has...