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Big Fish in Smaller Ponds

 

Growing numbers of ambitious young chefs and restaurateurs are abandoning the bright lights and big cities and establishing thriving restaurants in secondary markets.

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Organic Foods  & Beverages have grown more than 18%  in the past two(2) years.  Of course this is due to the higher sticker price at the markets…..some of it is justified as certain organically grown foods really are so much tastier(and healthier) while some companies are just slapping the name “Organic” on certain products in order to charge double and sometimes triple the normal retail…..Be […]

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Cost Cutting Cuisine

The rapid rise in the cost of living is affecting us all. From the gas pump to the kitchen table. The cost of food is rising faster these days than in recent memory. In the past several years, milk alone has gone up in price more than double the rate of inflation. The reasons for […]

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Friday–August 15. Here’s some nutritional information regarding: 1.  The value of Vitamin D.     An insufficient amount of this essential vitamin can increase the death rate by over 25%….according to a recent study.   And, apparently U.S men & Women are not getting  enough of it.   Most of is acquired by being in the sun…that’s right.  Good old […]

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Recipes– Main Dishes

Welcome to Cafe Jondreau’s Recipe page…… This is the first entry on this new page. The first of many to come. I will be adding recipes which I have created, cooked and gathered over the years as a professional chef. My first foray into the culinary world as a prep cook in Aspen, Colorado many […]

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  Welcome to my new website……I look forward to bringing you exciting and interesting aspects of the culinary world—-from my interviews with some of the greatest chefs(which you will be able to listen to on this site), cookbook authors, wine sommeliers; and to informaion about new trends in the food industry, cooking tips, recipes, Menus and an […]

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