Archive for July, 2011

The Ben & Jerry’s truck came to the Met!

Posted on Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 3:59 pm
Ben and Jerry's Truck

The Ben & Jerry’s truck came to work today to hand out free ice cream thanks to one of my wonderful co-workers. Want them to swing by your office? Follow the truck on twitter or facebook and make your co-workers day!

Винегрет/Vinegret (Russian Beet Salad)

Posted on Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 1:45 pm
Russian beet salad

This recipe is a simple, traditional Russian beet salad. In different families there are different variations, but the basic/core ingredients are the same. Винегрет/Vinegret (Russian Beet Salad) Ingredients3 Large Russet Potatoes 2 Large Beets – the ratio of beets to potatoes is roughly 1:1 3-4 Carrots About Half an Onion several small sized pickles olive [...]