I am un-American. At least that is what people tell me when they discover that we don’t have a television. “Do you mean you don’t have cable?” they will sometimes ask, hopefully, thinking we might be a little pitiful, but Read on!
1 large Yukon Gold potato or other all-purpose potato 6 white anchovies, patted dry with paper towels 2 tablespoons olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper Preheat the oven to 350°F (see Note). Line a baking sheet with a Read on!
3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided 2 cups fresh corn kernels 1 cup chopped white onion 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped 4 medium tomatoes, roughly chopped 3 medium zucchini, diced 1 cup canned black beans, rinsed and drained 1 teaspoon fresh Read on!
Meatballs: 1 pound ground pork 1 lemongrass stalk, bottom 5 inches only, smashed with rolling pin, then minced 1/4 cup chopped shallots 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro 2 tablespoons fish sauce (such as nam pla or nuoc nam) 2 garlic Read on!
12 slices ciabatta bread 1 ripe peach 1 tablespoon fresh ricotta (preferably sheep’s milk) Freshly ground black pepper 4 thin slices of prosciutto Honey Grill bread slices. Halve, pit, and thinly slice peach. Spoon about 1 tablespoon ricotta onto each Read on!
Farming runs in Katie Kraemer and David Pitre’s blood. Katie’s father was a citrus farmer in California, and she says now, “I used to be so proud to write ‘farmer’ for my parents’ occupation when I had to fill out Read on!
1 bunch beets, trimmed, leaving 1 inch of stems attached 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 5 ounces chevre, chilled 30 fresh sorrel leaves (about 4 by 2 inches), leaves halved lengthwise and center ribs and stems discarded Preheat oven to Read on!
1/2 pound fresh mozzarella, coarsely grated (2 cups) 1 cup cooked small red beans or kidney beans, rinsed and drained if canned 1/4 cup crumbled smoky bacon (optional) 4 cups corn tortilla flour (masa harina) 3 cups water at room Read on!
I point to tall, green, feathery fronds in the garden: “Pull that, Liam.” He yanks and his eyes go wide with shock and awe. “A carrot!!” Like it’s the last thing in the world he expected. A garden will do Read on!