Right now, a number of you are yelling the word “dressing” at your phones, and people think you’re being weird. Better to listen and find out how Noah and Louisa like this side dish, so often oddly restricted to Thanksgiving despite its many wonderful qualities.
Plus: our second mailbag, sent in by another loyal reader, and . . . hoo boy, it’s a good one.
If you should find any outlandish recipe comments you’d like us to discuss, send them our way at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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