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Chicken Curry Warms the Soul

A trip to India couldn’t be easier. This Indian twist on a family staple, chicken brings the exotic flavors of fenugreek, garam masala and cumin to your kitchen. I asked my friend, Jyotika Bahree to share a recipe from her native India. She sent me the following that I pass on to you. Don’t be intimidated by the list of ingredients. as a they are readily available at a well … Read More

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A Little Louisiana in Idaho

What is the secret of a good sandwich; the bread that encases or the filling it packs? In France, with its famously skimpy fillings, it’s more about the crusty baguette than the ham and cheese slivers. In Salmon, it may a little of both. Craig McCallum, intrepid baker at Odd Fellows’ Bakery, shares his recipe for a muffuletta sandwich (pronounced “moof-uh-LOT-uh). McCallum first encountered a muffuletta on a cross-country … Read More

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Chef Abby’s Spring Cover Recipe

Our Spring Cover

The provocative beet salad on our cover is the crafty handiwork of Chef Abby Carlson. Let’s face it beets aren’t fighting for the most popular vegetable spot. These rat-tailed roots provoke more winces than smiles.  However, some clever infusing with lemon, cinnamon and peppercorn transform them into ruby gems. As Carlson explains, “By the spring, [beets] are probably one of those worn out vegetables that have graced … Read More

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McCall Chef Gary Kucy is Named James Beard Semifinalist!

Gary Kucy of Rupert’s Restaurant in McCall

Gary Kucy, the subject of a story that ran in the Winter issue of Edible Idaho South, was recently named a semifinalist in the esteemed James Beard Awards. Congratulations to Gary! Here’s that story again:

The hinterlands surrounding resort communities like McCall and Sun Valley are teeming with wild game. Right?  But it’s not like buckskin-clad mountain men with scruffy beards are knocking … Read More

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