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Purple's Side of the Table is your go-to source for all things cooking, and we've curated our blog to include recipes, tips for becoming a better cook, ideas for throwing a memorable dinner party, and so much more. Spend a few minutes browsing our articles and give us a call if you're inspired to take cooking lessons from Chef Ross Purple.

Ideal Reasons to Hire a Chef

Ideal Reasons to Hire a Chef

Are you one of those work hard, play hard sort of people? If so, you may turn to such services as lawn care, landscaping services, laundry care, housekeeping, home maintenance, and much more, so you have more free time for work and the things you love to do. Here’s another you might want to add to...
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Tips for Wine Pairing Dinners

Tips for Wine Pairing Dinners

There are two ways of approaching the process of designing wine pairing dinners. The first is coming up with a menu that pairs nicely with a few of your favorite wines. The other is deciding which wines will go best with the menu you have planned. Whichever way you like to do things, the following...
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Diet Tip: Hire a Personal Chef!

Diet Tip: Hire a Personal Chef!

The hardest part of being on a healthy diet is trying to avoid grabbing unhealthy foods because you didn’t have the time to plan out meals and snacks. Heading home from work after a rough day and realizing you have nothing at home can make anyone hit up fast food or a take-out window. If you are...
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