Category Archives: Fathers

A Memorial Dinner – Fish Course

I realized that I should have actually started this series of blogs with the menu I printed our for my Dad’s memorial dinner.  So, better late than never, here’s a copy  so you can follow along! A Memorial Dinner Appetizer … Continue reading

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Memorial Dinner Soup Course

The Soup course was a personal favorite of mine (though my father would not have liked it – he wasn’t a fan of cold soup.)  Actually, this soup started out as a soup course for a Christmas dinner.  But I … Continue reading

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Chez Carnehl takes on the French Laundry Cornets

As the first course of my dad’s memorial dinner my mom and I selected the Salmon Tartare with Sweet Red Onion Creme Fraiche.  This dish is instantly recognizable as coming from the French Laundry (the recipe is available in the … Continue reading

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A Memorial Dinner

Ok, so I am waaaaaay behind on my blog.  Remind me never to volunteer again!  At least until I am no longer running a full time business.  But I am back and do I have a story to tell. Last … Continue reading

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A Tribute

This blog is not about food.  In fact, for the last week or so it has been  difficult to think about eating, let alone preparing anything but the most basic dishes.  I lost my father last week.   I have been … Continue reading

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