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Last Supper at Casa Appetite East

On Monday morning, a tag team of movers will descend upon my doorsteps and take over the joint, packing up the contents of every nook and cranny (and yours truly, if I'm not careful). A very partial view of the soon-to-be dismantled MA pantry. (Kim O'Donnel) Among the "critical do's and don'ts" on the company-provided moving checklist is a big fat "don't" for hosting a dinner party on packing day. Sounds reasonable, dontcha think? Translated: If I'm to engage in my final act of cooking and say farewell to my Arlington kitchen, I need to arrange my culinary swan song this very weekend and not a minute too soon. Ideally, I'd like to use what I've already got on hand and refrain from buying anything, unless something at the farmer's market Saturday morning (see you there, GAFF!) is calling my name. Besides, my dry pantry is brimming with stuff begging...


By Kim ODonnel | July 25, 2008; 07:00 AM ET | Comments (0)


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