Here’s a chance to enjoy the earthy, meaty umami of mushrooms in a pizza. Finish this pizza with a sprinkle of freshly grated Parmesan, as well as fresh mint if you have some on hand. Pair it with Caesar salad or this green salad.
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Why settle (again) for plain mashed potatoes? Booorrriiiinnnggg. End the snooze-fest with celery root. The addition of the root vegetable certainly wakes up this classic comfort food and lends interest! Serve it with roast chicken or game hens, seared duck, or braised beef. You will be pleasantly surprised with the unique flavor and fluffy texture. Promise. [...]
As the heat rises, I begin to add cold soups to the menu rotation. You should too, because they are utterly refreshing and delicious. This Chilled Cucumber & Avocado Soup is especially creamy and satisfying. Serve it alongside a Mexican inspired meal like beef or chicken fajitas. Or as an unvonventional side to a barbecue [...]
Some kids just love salad. Mine are adventurous eaters, but we struggle with salad. So I suppose arugula, with its peppery flavor, was a little too much to ask. Even my twelve year old foodie won’t touch the stuff. I, however, love it. When I find a super fresh baby arugula bunch at the farmer’s market, [...]
My produce bushel arrived Saturday with, among other things, 3 ears of bi-color corn. Summer’s here! And while we ate the corn simply with butter and a sprinkling of herbs, I remembered this recipe for Summer Corn and Tomato Saute. I hope you enjoy it. Get the other recipes in the photo here: Coleslaw with [...]