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Frozen Fudge Pops — These easy fudge pops, with a mix of cream and milk, combine the fun of an ice cream truck Popsicle with the sophistication of a rich chocolate ice cream touched with salt The key is making sure the ingredients are well-emulsified in a blender These will melt quickly so enjoy them right out of the freezer.

The Modern American Shrub — A shrub is exactly what the people who invented the phrase "slake your thirst" had in mind. The modern American shrub is a fast-rising star among both cocktail-nation kids and teetotalers with good palates. But it has roots in England, when vinegar was used to preserve fruit.

Fudge Pop Perfection — The Fudgsicle was my move when the ice cream truck came around. But like so many childhood food memories, it just doesn't deliver in adulthood. So I went looking for a way to mix the fun and convenience of a chocolate ice pop with a better ingredient list and more sophisticated flavor.

Kim Severson's Roasted Okra — Buy the freshest, firmest okra you can find Pick pods that are no bigger than your ring finger Slicing them lengthwise just before you roast them will keep slime to a minimum

Atlanta Emerges as a Black Entertainment Mecca — ATLANTA - Cynthia Bailey, arguably the most glamorous of the "Real Housewives of Atlanta," shivered in a sleeveless red shift, microphone in hand. It was oddly cold, but the intrepid model carried on. She had a job to do: interviewing the talent that swaggered down the red carpet for the Soul Train Awards.

Potato Cavatelli — These are an easy, homey version of handmade pasta that freeze well They are sturdier and more toothsome than gnocchi but have more character than dried cavatelli It takes a little practice to get the flip of the indentation just right, but once you get the feel for it you can turn out enough for dinner quickly

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The Fat Pack Wonders if the Party’s Over — THE bill came due for Jason Perlow in October. Back before everyone with a fork and a laptop started nursing a food blog, Mr. Perlow was a founder of eGullet, a pioneering online discussion forum that helped obsessed food enthusiasts find one another.

A Mother’s Cookbook Shares More Than Recipes — The last full sentence I heard from my mom was around Easter. "You better call Michael," she said. The only Michael in our family is a distant cousin I can't be sure I've even met. But I went with it. Sure, Mom. I'll call him. That's what it's like these days.

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