You have worked hard all week, attempted to make some semblance of a difference in your small part of the world. You finished your final exam for the fall quarter of grad school and finally have a few hours after work to focus on something, anything you want. Good friends and good food sound like the perfect Friday night fix. Your friends will arrive at 7 pm. You just walked in the door. It is 5:30 pm. What to make? As a group, you have decided on appetizers instead of a meal. You make the good ones, the “I love my friends but don’t have the time I used to” kind. No nuts, as your best friend has a bad nut allergy. No cinnamon either. That makes the same person’s tongue go numb. Easy enough.
On the menu:
- Bacon-Wrapped Water Chestnuts
- Coconut Shrimp
- Goat Cheese, Mango Ginger Chutney and Pistachio…
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