Archives for: "June 2009"

Steamed Mussels with Leeks, Garlic, Thyme, White Wine, and Butter

June 30th, 2009
* 3 pounds mussels * Extra-virgin olive oil * 3 tablespoons butter * 2 leeks, white parts only, finely chopped * 4 garlic cloves, minced * 1/4 bunch fresh thyme * 1 cup white wine * 1/4 cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley Directions Rinse the mussels… more »

Beer of the Month - July, 2009

June 29th, 2009
Chang Beer | Discuss it | more »

Photo Theme of the Month - July, 2009

June 26th, 2009
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Recipe of the Month - July, 2009

June 25th, 2009
Egg, Potato, and Prosciutto Pie * 1 (1-lb) package frozen puff pastry, thawed * 2 medium onions, finely chopped (2 cups) * 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil * 4 to 5 oz thinly sliced prosciutto * 1 large boiling potato (10 to 12 oz) * 12 large eggs Put a… more »

Wine of the Month - July, 2009

June 24th, 2009
2007 Monte Oton Garnacha | Discuss it | more »

Movie of the Month - July, 2009

June 23rd, 2009
Rachel Getting Married When Kym (Anne Hathaway - Golden Globe Nominee, Best Actress, Motion Picture (Drama)), returns to the Buchman family home for the wedding of her sister Rachel (Rosemarie DeWitt), she brings a long history of personal crises,… more »

June 22nd, 2009
Leland: You want a why. Well, maybe there isn't one. Maybe... Maybe this is just something that happened. more »

Book of the Month - July, 2009

June 19th, 2009
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens David Copperfield is the story of a young man’s adventures on his journey from an unhappy and impoverished childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist. Among the gloriously vivid cast of… more »

June 18th, 2009
"...Doctor you don't know what it is to doubt everything, even yourself. No, you don't; you couldn't with eyebrows like yours." more »

Something Missing

June 15th, 2009
A career criminal with OCD tendencies and a savant-like genius for bringing order to his crime scenes, Martin considers himself one of the best in the biz. After all, he’s been able to steal from the same people for years on end—virtually undetected. Of… more »