Tobi Sokolow and Mildred Breed, two of the world’s expert cardplayers, have little in common—except a killer instinct.
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2 to 3 bunches red chard 2 tablespoons mild vinegar 2 tablespoons butter salt and pepper to taste Remove thick part of chard stems. Sauté leaves with remaining ingredients until just barely wilted. To serve, place grilled pork medallions on top of sauce, with chiles rellenos and…
4 medium ancho chiles 1 cup cooked and seasoned black beans, well drained 1/4 cup mild goat cheese 1/2 cup grated sharp cheddar, such as Vermont 3 tablespoons chopped cilantro 2 to 3 tablespoons sliced green onions, tips and stems beer batter (your favorite…
Cascabel Chile Purée 8 to 10 dried cascabel chiles 2 cups chicken stock Seed chiles and toast in a sauté pan. Put stock and chiles in a saucepan and simmer 15 minutes. Purée in a blender. Marinade for Pork 1/2 cup chile purée (recipe above) 1 cup chicken…
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Ross Perot defends his wife.