For streusel: 3/4 cup pecans, toasted and chopped 1/4 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, diced, cold For Pie: pastry for one 9″ pie 2 cups pumpkin puree, preferably fresh (cut Read on!
1 fresh lemongrass stalk, root end trimmed and 1 or 2 outer layers discarded 1 large onion, chopped 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 3/4 lb pumpkin, kabocha or butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1-inch Read on!
There’s something about a pumpkin that makes me go all silly. At first sighting each year, I squeal with delight as loudly as the children do. I’m not sure if it’s because pumpkins are harbingers of fall, cozy nights, and Read on!
1 pumpkin (or other winter squash), peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes extra-virgin olive oil sea salt 12 tiny red onions or shallots, peeled (OR 3 medium red onions peeled and quartered) 2 cups cooked wild rice* 1/3 cup pumpkin seeds Read on!
Bread pudding 2 cups half and half 2 cups pumpkin puree 1 cup (packed) plus 2 tablespoons dark brown sugar 2 large eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract Read on!
1 1/4 cups unbleached all purpose flour 3 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 1/4 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/3 cups whole milk 3/4 cup pumpkin puree (roast or steam, then puree in food processor Read on!
4 cups 1/2-inch pieces seeded peeled fresh sugar pumpkin or butternut squash 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil 4 1/2 cups chicken stock 1 cup mascarpone cheese 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter 12 ounces shiitake mushrooms, stemmed, Read on!
Thanksgiving Leftovers Inspiration It’s the day after Thanksgiving. You’re starving, but you just spent the entire previous day cooking up a storm. Not to mention the leftovers! You’re ready to order a pizza–but wait! Hold the phone! Why waste all Read on!
When I was in high school, there was a class called “Home Ec.” This might seem charming and antiquated, but wait til you hear the rest of it. Home Ec was just for girls. There was another class, a class Read on!