1 small winter squash or pumpkin 5 small dried chiles 4 cloves garlic 4″ piece of ginger 2 stalks lemongrass 6 kaffir lime leaves 5-6 stalks cilantro large handful cinantro leaves vegetable oil 2 c. chicken or vegetable stock 1 Read on!
4 large or 6 medium red, gold or yellow sweet peppers (like Marconi!) 6 ears white corn shucked 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 cup chopped onion 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups sliced mushrooms 1/2 pound cherry tomatoes Read on!
Filling: 3 cups fresh tomatoes, diced 1 yellow onion, chopped 6 cloves garlic, chopped 1 cup chopped basil 2 tsp sugar Dash tabasco 1/2 Tablespoon balsamic vinegar Salt & Pepper Topping: 1 Tablespoon flour 1 cup flour 1 cup Read on!
FOR THE OLIVE OIL CRUST: 2 cups flour 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 egg yolk Pinch of salt 3 tablespoons tepid water FOR THE FILLING: 5 1/2 ounces goat cheese (chevre) 1 cup heavy cream 2 Read on!
adapted from www.epicurious.com 4 medium green tomatoes, cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices 1/2 cup yellow cornmeal 1/2 pound sliced bacon, cooked until crisp, reserving 1/3 cup drippings, and drained on paper towels 8 large slices firm white sandwich bread 3/4 pound Read on!
1 cup diced cucumbers 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved 1/2 cup chopped parsley, leaves only, no stems 1/4 cup chopped mint leaves, no stems 1/2 to 1 green pepper, diced 1 bunch green onions, finely sliced 1/2 teaspoon sumac 2 Read on!
Salt 1 large eggplant (1 1/2 pounds or so), peeled and sliced into 1/4-inch thin slices Extra virgin olive oil for brushing on eggplant 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 3 large cloves of garlic, minced 1 28-ounce can diced 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!