cream of parsnip soup made palatable with crispy pancetta (ok, so cream of parsnip soup isn't unpalatable)
Calamari fresh from the pan! Makes a great holiday party food.
Sushi at Yamazato in Alexandria, VA...if you are in the neighborhood, don't miss out!
Caribbean Habanero Pineapple Salsa - the perfect thing for warming up those cold winter days!
pears poached in red wine spiced syrup, a seasonal and tasty dessert great for holidays
Beet Curry Soup. Apples, ginger, and curry spice things up.
Chocolate Brownie Cookies served by Sanctuary from the Mad World
Healthy and tasty Vegetarian Salad Rolls with spicy-hot Nuoc Cham dipping sauce. Just like rolling a delicate burrito.
The Boastful Baker doesn't need Little Debbie when she can bake these oatmeal sandwich cookies at home.
Delicious, vanilla infused, moist yogurt cake with tart cherries.
The pork and egg bun of my dreams - found in Momofuku Milk Bar & Bakery in NYC.
Not just a replacement for pasta any more. Spaghetti Squash with Crispy Bacon and Turnip Greens
Get fat for winter. Fill up on Grizzlies fare before you settle in for a long winter nap with a great salmon recipe.
Scalloped Potatoes (Gratin Dauphinois) - and how not to burn milk
Crispy onion pancake from Bastille Food Market in Paris.
Pistachio and chive goat cheese on puff pastry wafers - these appetizers and a few more as inspiration for holiday hors d'ouevre.
Tonkatsu - as far as I'm concerned anything deep fried must be good.
who's dolly? i sure don't know her, so these are my hello jolly bars.
Who needs pumpkin pie? Not when you can have creamy, rich, nutty-tasting kabocha cheesecake instead.
It probably won't go over well with the family to replace buttery mashed potatoes with this, but sweet potato puree with apples to sub for candied yams?
Vegetarian Thanksgiving means root vegetable-barley stew served in a baked pumpkin.
Caramelized Phyllo and Pumpkin Marshmallow Napoleons
An easy, mistake-proof Thanksgiving Stuffing recipe.
Borba Skin Balance Gummi Confections: if i'm going to eat candy anyway, may as well let it do something good for me (especially if they're $25 a bag)
Gluten-free pumpkin roll for the holidays, with a whipped Fall filling instead of cream cheese!
"Flat Fish": Cold Smoked Toro, Osetra Caviar, Crème Fraîche and Spring Onion at The Restaurant at Meadowood
Garlic chive shrimp fried rice with crispy garlic chips and a slow cooked egg.
A traditional Thai salad with crisp catfish, mangoes and nuts.
Matthew Amster-Burton makes fresh Asian noodles at home — and you can too!
A lazy, one-pan version of the classic Chinese dish, Mapo Tofu.
Japanese Furikake seasoning on rice
Apple and Prosecco Compote with Greek Yogurt and Butter Fried Cake Dice
Honey Bran Whole Wheat Bread. Tired of boring old sandwiches? Make the bread, make the sandwich—and it's easier than you might think.
donut muffins with chocolate glaze.