Articles written by: Barry Lazar

Flavour Guy: Why buying you a gift is good for me!
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Flavour Guy: Why buying you a gift is good for me!

We were at King Arthur Flour recently. This is a baking emporium, a fantasyland for cooks.

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Flavour Guy: Another morsel for the master?

The master of second helpings was waiting for me in the kitchen. He is always there.

Food love image by Bukephalos.
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Flavour Guy: Nothing else to talk about? There’s always food!

Plus a pesto primer …

Flavour Guy: Take this story and stuff it
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Flavour Guy: Take this story and stuff it

Where did all this stuff come from?

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Flavour Guy: It took me 68 years to become a balaboost

It was the lawnmower that did it. We have a cottage in P.E.I. Why P.E.I?

I have to do something. The pan is waiting for me. (Image courtesy of stock.xchng)
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Flavour Guy: This Old Man remembers That Old Man, better known as Dad

“Hey old man,” my daughter calls me. And I laugh, wearing the phrase lightly. I don’t consider myself old (who does?).

Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?
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Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?

The sprig of mint was part of the delicious but unpronounceable Thai salad. My mate took it and put it to the side. “I’m going to take it home and grow it,” she said.

Flavour Guy: Don’t ridicule this April fool and his bird
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Flavour Guy: Don’t ridicule this April fool and his bird

April is the cruellest month, wrote T.S. Elliot. It’s cruel, he implies, because it disturbs. But, in April, something starts to happen. Here is the end of this part of the poem.

A cozy kitchen, photographed by Mathilda Tan (courtesy of stock.xchng)
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Kitchen essentials from the Flavourguy

Here’s all you need. Or mostly what you need.

I have to do something. The pan is waiting for me. (Image courtesy of stock.xchng)
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Flavour Guy: I’m the re-dundancy in my kitchen

The machines have won. The recent Consumer Electronics trade show in Las Vegas has shown me the future.