3/4 pounds sliced portabella mushrooms 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided 3 tablespoons red-wine vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 10 cups mixed spicy greens such as mustard, arugula, tatsoi, mizuna, and watercress 1 cup shaved gruyere cheese Preheat oven to Read on!
1/4 cup olive oil 1/2 pound gypsy peppers, cut into 1/2″ strips 4 garlic cloves, chopped 2 pounds Gulf shrimp, shelled, deveined and butterflied 1 cups Calamata olives, pitted and halved 1/2 cup parsley, chopped 3/4 cup basil Freshly ground Read on!
One of my favorite cooking philosophies comes from Judy Rogers, chef and owner of San Francisco’s Zuni Cafe. Anytime you come up with a recipe, or an idea or technique in the kitchen, she says, stop and think, “Wait. How Read on!
4-6 bell peppers or sweet Italian peppers 1 pound ground Bison olive oil, salt & pepper 1 small onion, minced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 small summer squash, grated ½ c chopped tomato ½ c. red or white wine 2 Read on!
Roasted Butternut Squash and Satsuma Salad with Yogurt Dressing With rich and heavy sides piled high at the holiday table (oh hello candied sweet potatoes, how we’ve missed you), sliding in a lighter addition seems to be the only viable solution to preventing Read on!
Turkey & Sausage Gumbo Is it too soon to be thinking about leftovers? Thanksgiving is definitely our favorite holiday–what’s not to love about a whole day devoted to family, friends, and food? And this is a holiday that keeps on Read on!
Fresh Vegetables Artichokes Keep artichokes refrigerated (32-36°F), storing in a perforated plastic bag to retain moisture. Steam and serve with browned butter and vinaigrette for dipping. Arugula Keep arugula refrigerated (32-36°F), stored in a perforated plastic bag, away from fruits Read on!
1 3-pound seedless watermelon, diced (about 5 cups), divided 1 small cucumber, peeled, seeded, diced (about 1 cup) 1 medium-size red bell pepper, seeded, diced (about 1 cup) 1 medium-size yellow bell pepper, seeded, diced (about 1 cup) 1 Read on!
Pesto * 2 cups (packed) fresh Italian parsley leaves (from 2 bunches) * 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil * 2 tablespoons pine nuts, toasted * 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice * 2 tablespoons water Read on!