Braised Beef Tongue with Baby Carrots & Carrot-Top Gremolata

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Tongue isn’t so much an acquired taste as it is an acceptance of its quirkiness. It is a tongue, after all. Get past that and you will find tongue is a delicious meat. Follow the steps in this recipe and you get incredibly tender, flavorsome meat that can hold its own against any beef stew … [Read more...]

Rendez-Vous With Mr. Monkey

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“Snake!” the guide warned me. I nearly stepped on it, distracted by the black boar foraging under the stilted wooden house just up from the beach where we landed an hour earlier. We followed the coastline as we walked up a trail, away from the stilted houses. I could see our motored … [Read more...]