Long Bean Salad with Basil When summer’s heat approaches the triple digits, there are really only two options: grit your teeth and hunker down in an air-conditioned cell until October, or find ways to celebrate the small, cool pleasures Read on!
½ pound Chinese long beans for the dressing: basil leaves – about 20 large white wine vinegar – 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil – 3 tablespoons garlic – a small clove a large ball of fresh mozzarella ½ Read on!
½ pound Chinese long beans for the dressing: basil leaves – about 20 large white wine vinegar – 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil – 3 tablespoons garlic – a small clove a large ball of fresh mozzarella Trim the Read on!
Without a Recipe: Green Beans A timeless classic, green beans are a welcome addition to your repertoire as the season warms up. When they’re fresh and tender, they need no more than a quick blanch in boiling water and a Read on!
Beans and Greens with Caper Vinaigrette At the risk of sounding like Mr. Miyagi, we’d like to propose the idea that cooking’s mostly about mindset. Yes, technique is important, but it’s also rather easily learned. What’s sometimes harder to get Read on!
Quick Combos: Eggplant, Watermelon, Green Beans, Sweet Potatoes, Summer Squash and Cucumbers Eggplant We love a comforting late summer dish of Pasta alla Norma. Saute cubed eggplant, onion and garlic and stir into your favorite marinara. Toss with fresh basil Read on!
Quick Combos: Radishes, Summer Squash, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Green Beans Radishes Crunchy radishes are a Farmhouse favorite on sandwiches. Layer thinly sliced radishes on lightly toasted Easy Tiger 9 grain slathered with chevre. Sprinkle with Texas Jurassic Salt and freshly ground Read on!
The morning after the last day of school, I always woke up feeling a little adrift and lost, slightly suffocated by a feeling of anticlimax. As excited as I might be about summer vacation, even as a child I was Read on!
2 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks 1 large onion, preferably red, chopped 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 to 2 tablespoons minced fresh hot chile (jalapeño, serrano) 1 clove Read on!