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Soul of Sole Meunière, Part II

A platter of sole meunière. Photo by Kim Leval.

Cooking as Therapy

Immersing myself in Sole Meunière a la Julia Child this last week or so has entailed adding new cookbooks to my collection, studying her recipes, tips and watching the movie, Julie and Julia, again.

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Discovering Sole Meunière’s Soul

The author as a girl. Books by and about Julia Child.

 

 

The Soul of Sole Meunière, Part I

 

 

The Inspiration 

Many little girls love princesses and dressing up. I was not one of those little girls. My heroine was not a princess.

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Kale in a Gale

Kale is ubiquitous. I see bumper stickers and t-shirts saying “eat more kale” and restaurant menus with bruised kale, walnut and whatever salad, kale this and kale that. Next, we’ll hear that renewable energy can be extracted from kale. One can hope.