Morocco

……my favorite movie……

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……one of my favorite couples going to Morocco……

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…..they have never seen the classic with Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman…..

this calls for action:  cocktails, dinner and a movie!!!

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the iconic ‘French 75’

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Morocco

served at Rick’s

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‘Here’s looking at you, kid……..’

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‘Play it again, Sam…..’

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grilled filet mignon, blackened haricot vert, arugula and Moroccan orange salad

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to serve four:  4 oranges, peeled and sliced, pitted kalamata and green olives, halved, a bit of shaved sweet onion

dressing:  whisk together juice of 1 lemon, 2 tablespoons olive oil, small clove garlic, pressed, 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin, 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon, sea salt to taste.  Sprinkle with chopped cilantro.  Serve at room temperature or slightly chilled.

olive oil ricotta cake with lemon glaze

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a new cookbook to try when they return

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Bon Voyage!!!!!

black and white photos from the Casablanca 70th anniversary publication 2012 from Turner Entertainment Co. & Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

cake adapted from the Smitten Kitchen Cookbook

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