Chiacchiere: a classic Carnival pastries in Italy
Grilled rice with basil, lemongrass and kaffir lime leaves, wrapped in banana leaves
Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya
A seriously delicious banana bread that is full of healthy ingredients but still tastes like your mother's comfort food.
Honey Glazed Rack of Lamb - Are you intimidated by a rack of lamb? Don’t be.
Brothy tomato-based soup with firm chickpeas, tender carrots, hints of cinnamon, coriander and cumin.
Cinnamon Crescents - my contribution to a virtual baby shower.
It's sassy, smoky, robust, with a zing from the whiskey. Great on pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, chili, wings, and, our house favorite, cheese sandwiches. Quick and easy, lasts up to a year in the fridge.
kouign amann ... the butter cake of the Breton people
Mexican Hot Chocolate Spiced Almonds--sweet and crunchy with a touch of heat: the perfect snack.
fennel & almond pound cake drizzled with sambuca syrup ... a licorice lover's dream
A candied Valencia orange slice suspended in sugar – from a collection of photos highlighting translucence in Parisian pastry
Cranberry Bean Pasta Fagioli
Red chile enchiladas with chicken and cheese served with mashed plantains. Please the masses.
Chicken and smoked sausage gumbo - this gumbo takes a while to make, but it's totally worth it.
Best. Hummus. Ever.
Black Tiger Prawn with Manioc Puree and Beet Sauce
Crispy, Chewy, Flourless Almond Cookies
Orange rice with cinnamon & chocolate
Bacon & Egg Purses in a Ginger and Star Anise Scented Broth
Spinach Tomato Orzo Soup
Mushrooms stuffed with breadcrumbs, cheese and parsley. A wonderfully simple, well flavored recipe.
These triple-decker cheese and roasted tomato sandwiches are gooey and delicious!
Kitchen Tip: A Chifffonade Shortcut
Pressure Cooker Chili. Tender, flavor-packed chili in only 25 minutes. Technology is amazing!
A thoroughly modern version of German chocolate cake from a pastry chef who dreamed of being a heavy-metal musician.
A twist to a cold weather favorite, Lavender Roasted Potatoes.
Crunchy Baked Onion Rings with a Spicy Dipping Sauce
Vegan Carrot Banana Muffin
Bagels with lox and avocado spread -- a healthy twist on the original.
Monkey Bread and an interview with Deb of Smitten Kitchen.
My Ultimate NYC Foodie Guide! Drool over burgers, brioche and caramel pecan cheesecakes!
Focaccia bread stuffed with sausage and onions is a great party dish - cut into wedges and eat it like a sandwich.