Dia de los Muertos celebrations include memorial altars laden with treats to tempt departed spirits to pay a visit to the living.
Warm oatmeal chocolate chip cookies
If these fresh porcini mushrooms don't make you drool, check your pulse.
Viva la Pappa Al Pomodoro
Of all the crazy things people will do for free stuff... she licked the grill clean of a chocolate covered jeep, and THEN found the key inside a jeep full of candy.
Etrog Marmalade: the most interesting thing you'll make this week.
Even though it's a little "unseasonal", who doesn't love guacamole?
Home-cured pancetta -- pork belly at i's best.
These Jetson inspired bowls erupted from the collective minds of the Miam.Miam.
Butternut Mac 'n' Cheese, the first in a series of vegetable recipes for Thanksgiving
Fresh Tamarind Pods: The sticky pulp inside the shells are a key ingredient to many Southeast Asian cuisines.
just what to do with the beautiful pomegranate?
Vegetables may be innocent most of the year, but at Halloween they get to show off their dark side.
Pan-seared foie gras on grilled brioche with onion/fig relish
You just cannot beat handmade tamales. Try a carne adovada tamale with red chile sauce.
Chicken tacos, beans and Mexican rice - my attempt at Grandma's family favorites
every shiny object deep in the ocean fascinates the octopus gratuitously...
Interesting Facts about Cheese. Everyone loves cheese!
San Francisco is blessed with a cadre of chefs who support the 'locavore' movement, sourcing from local farms, ranches, and other purveyors.
Perfect for breakfast or dessert - baked pears with caramel sauce, creme fraiche and pistachios.
Spooky Ghost Meringues
Torsadine nature et encre de seiche cuites comme un risotto
An impromptu meal of cauliflower tempura - light and delightful.
A handmade tagine creates a wonderful stew of chicken with prunes and almonds.
A spooky Maple Pumpkin Cheesecake
Fresh Ginger Cake with Caramel-Roasted Pears
Wow this spice rack set (also dean and deluca) is beautiful ~ a full rack of test tubes with everything you can possibly need ~ for a new kitchen it could be a fun gift
While hunting for holiday gifts ~ this Dean and Deluca this "Perfect Risotto" gift set tempts me. All you need to make their so called perfect risotto with porcini mushrooms and Milanese-style with saffron
Prepara's Water-Resistant + Washable Mill ~ there's something nice about feeling like you can wash it out unlike most mills
Tarte tatin di funghi porcini
Pumpkin Pie Pumpkins