2 tablespoons unsalted butter or olive oil 1 shallot, chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 1 large potato, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch cubes (1 1/2 cups) 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 3 1/2 cups chicken stock 1 large head of Read on!
1 small green cabbage 3 quarts of water 2 to 3 tablespoons butter 1 large leek, white part only, quartered lengthwise, chopped, and rinsed 1 hefty Yukon Gold or russet potato, peeled and roughly cubed Sea salt and freshly ground Read on!
1 small butternut squash, quartered, seeds removed 1-2 apples 1 to 2 tablespoons olive oil or vegetable oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 1/2 cups apple cider or juice 1 cups chicken broth or water, more as needed Read on!
2 strips bacon (optional) 1 onion, chopped 1 large red bell pepper, seeded and chopped 1 pound russet potatoes, peeled and chopped 4 cups water or chicken stock (for more intense flavor, simmer shaved cobs and shrimp shells in water 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 onion, minced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 chicken carcass, meat removed and set aside 4 oz mushrooms, sliced 1 pound summer squash, sliced 1 small tomato, diced 1 c cooked wild rice ½ c white wine 1 piece parmesan Read on!
For the corn wafers 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) unsalted butter, softened 2 teaspoons sugar 1 large egg white 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons yellow cornmeal 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan 1 tablespoon vegetable Read on!
1/4 tsp saffron threads 10 cups (2 1/2 quarts) chicken broth 1 1/4 cups dried yellow split peas 1 large onion, chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground ginger 6 cups peeled, seeded and cubed Read on!