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Chow Time: Grilled Chicken with Eggplant

“Here is a wonderful grilled chicken recipe that will take you on a culinary trip through the Mediterranean.”  - Chef Brian Parks Have a nicely chilled bottle of Naia Verdejo 2005 from Spain handy for this dish. Recommended Prep Music: … read more

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Chow Time: Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp

“Beat the heat and create this great summertime meal with just a food processor and grill.” – Chef Brian Parks Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp (Serves 6-8) Prep-time: 30 minutes (excluding time for the gazpacho to chill) Music:  11:11 … read more

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Stay in a Suite for the Tenth of the Price

In 2008, I was planning a trip to NY and wanted an alternative to a $500 hotel shoebox.  The pickins’ were slim.  Fast-forward to recession-ridden 2010 and suddenly every investment banker and model is renting out their chic pad for a … read more

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