A dish inspired by a woman I never knew and the interpreted memories of a granddaughter far from home.
Kathy Gunst is the author of 14 cookbooks. She is the “resident chef” for WBUR’s Here & Now, and has received two James Beard Award nominations. Her work has been published in The New York Times, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit.
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