Without a Recipe: Fennel Fennel has a licorice-y flavor that mellows considerably when cooked. Shave it raw into salads or grill, roast, or caramelize slowly. We love fennel in winter salads-shave paper thin and toss with thin-sliced radishes and greens Read on!
Radish & Fennel Panzanella You might roll your eyes in pity, but these days we get really excited about a loaf of stale bread. One bite of this salad, though, and you’ll get it. Crisp, peppery radishes and the subtle licorice kick Read on!
Without a Recipe: Carrots Crunchy and sweet, carrots are a kitchen mainstay. We love them raw, but can’t stop ourselves from roasting or stir-frying them too! Creamy carrot soup is as easy as can be. Simmer sauteed onions and garlic Read on!
Without a Recipe: Apples There’s more to apples than just snacking! Enjoy their sweet-tart flavor and delicious crunch in salads, desserts, and savory dishes. Normandy pork chops are a fall favorite–brown seasoned pork chops in butter in a skillet with Read on!
Texas Harvest Salad Whoa, Texas. Your fall colors have us bedazzled. One of the greatest joys of eating locally is the riot of colors and flavors that come our way as the seasons change. As the fruity primary yellows and Read on!
Basic Vinaigrette Don’t you ever get tired of talking about food? Luckily for us, the answer is a resounding no. In fact, we like to talk about dinner when we’re eating breakfast and think about breakfast while we’re having Read on!
Cucumber Salad with Almond Picada, Feta & Honey When it comes to growing food, you’d be amazed to learn about the innovative farming tactics that can minimize soil (think aquaponics) and sunlight (think grow lights and greenhouse technologies). The Read on!
I met Paula Disbrowe on New Year’s Eve three years ago. She’s tall and very pretty, with long legs, high cheekbones and a classic sense of style. That night, she was dressed like a lady, but cussed like a sailor, 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!