Posted on March 10, 2014
It was pointed out to me that this risotto recipe was missing the rice. That seems unfair. Here is the completed recipe. A hearty dish for a chilly winter evening.read more
Posted on February 18, 2014
Rutabaga and Pear Bake
We are deep in to storage vegetable season. This is a rich and comforting side dish. and could easily be made with apples.
Posted on February 10, 2014
It's 5:30 on a weeknight in February. You find yourself the last in a line of cars at the nearest burger joint. The choice seemed easy. Grab some grub on the way home for the family. They have 45 minutes to eat before Johnny's hockey game. You don't have time to think about the choice and really don't want to be bothered. You hand over a remarkably small amount of money and are handed a sack full of food. You check to see if the order is complete. Four burgers and a fried chicken sandwichread more
Posted on February 4, 2014
Hot and Sour Mushroom Soupread more
A vegetarian staple of Chinese restaurants, this soup is simple and bold. It's an awesome start to a zesty noodle bowl.
Posted on January 21, 2014read more
Roast garlic is now served in many fine restaurants in place of table butter for bread. Once roasted, garlic loses its sharpness and becomes sweet, rich and tender. It is very simple and makes an elegant statement at a formal dinner or a leaner alternative to spread on your bread every day. And don't be afraid to add liberal amounts to blended spreads and dips.