Ever since she moved into her petite practice kitchen, she’s been working on sauces (Bechamel, Meuniere, des Tomates), roulades, sundry amusebouche, hors d’oeuvres, pasta, crème caramel, and Proustian madeleines. The madeleines especially are just as one remembers. Buche de noel could be on the holiday menu too! La bouche de Lefty is an infallible guide to delight. Some day she will be able to say these words, and order off an à la carte menu. For now, “umami” is her favorite word and she repeats it all day long like a mantra. Or is it “yo, mama?” Sometimes her pronunciation is difficult to understand, as when she is twirling her pasta between mouthfuls. We just say, “Yes, chef!”
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Lobster tales and lobster facts featured in two new local books
Andrew Gove’s memoir and the Roops’ new ABC
Solar farm application leads to discussion of local ordinance
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Lefty Fourchette, cuisinière
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SPCA pet matchmakers visit Blue Hill for adoption event
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At Home Round Robin auction benefits elders-in-need
Sales generate $5,000
Pushcart Press releases third book by McCall
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Golden seeks campaign finance reform, ‘good for democracy'
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American Academy of Arts and Letters honors Henderson
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‘Discretion' is a powerful tool available to police
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New garden addresses food insecurity
Volunteers in cooperative effort
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