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Vicki McGraw

Vicki McGraw
Vicki writes the column Join me in the kitchen. She is the owner of Elegant Edibles in Jamestown NY.

Join Me in the Kitchen! – Nov. 26, 2012

As I have written many times before, I invite you to grab a cup of coffee and join me in the kitchen! This invitation...
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Join Me in the Kitchen: Apple Herb Stuffed Chicken Breast

It’s apple time! Just go to any of our local markets and you will see them…the big bins of crisp, juicy, red, green and...

Join Me in the Kitchen: Braised Beef Short Ribs

Ah, the SECOND week of September! We have successfully made it through the transition from laid back summer vacation lack of schedule to a...

Join Me in the Kitchen – Tilapia Packets

A really great event has been taking place in Chautauqua County, specifically on Chautauqua Lake over the past week. It wasn’t widely publicized while...

Join Me in the Kitchen: Chili Sauce

There is a wonderful aroma coming from my kitchen today; it reminds me so much of my college days! No, it’s not the scent...

Join Me in the Kitchen: Gazpacho and Melon Soup

Well, Kid’s College has come and gone for another year, and we had a wonderful week! I was blessed to have twenty two terrific...

Join Me in the Kitchen: Grilled Fresh Fish Packets

What a summer we are having! I don’t ever recall having a warmer, dryer summer…it has been great for outdoor events but not so...

Join Me in the Kitchen: Summer Salad Ideas and Recipes

Do I dare say it? Has summer finally decided to grace us with its presence? We do deserve a long, hot spell after having...

Spring Food Fair

This is one of my favorite times of the year…not because of the spring weather-which I do love-or because of spring break-which I don’t...

Happy Anniversary To The Jamestown Gazette

Happy Anniversary to the Jamestown Gazette! I can not believe it has been one whole year since I began penning this column. It seems...

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