Bananas flambe, flames included.
Homemade Blueberry-Peach Sorbet
LX.tv has an interview with the Zagats ~ yes, those Zagats... the couple behind the restaurant review book series
Looking for a new way to cool down this summer??
It's always a wild ride around here when it comes to mushrooms. Read at your own risk.
Branchement wine decanter lays down some very visible test tube like roots.
Bruschetta, from the Roman dialect, "bruscare" means "to roast over coals." Americans have applied bruschetta to describe the topping and not the bread.
Drink of the Week: Despite its spooky name and eerie orange glow, Satanâ€™s Whiskers is not the least bit diabolical. It's a devilish mix of gin, orange juice, vermouth, and Grand Marnier.
Even in the midst of the Dark Days Eat Local Challenge, it's nice to offer guests food that's more haute than humble.
Chocolate & almond Rice Pudding - Test driving my new kitchen.
A cream less ice cream?? Nicole explains her midnight madness
Cream cheese isn't just for your bagels. Salami, pastrami, spinach, and cream cheese makes an absolutely delicious sandwich perfect for a romantic picnic.
You need the ultimate tomatoes to make the Ultimate BLT.
Foodie Fight ~ the ladies of delight.com have found a game to test the food knowledge of any die hard food enthusiasts
Cranberry Nut Caramel Tarts. A new tradition for Thanksgiving
Valentine's Candy Hearts in three variations: Dejected, Dysfunctional, and Dumped. And in the dumped selection there is even one that says "U HAVE A BLOG".
climb on board the treats truck!
The best $2 you'll ever spend - Banh Mi Thit Nguoi
It's just Choux and me now, Eclair.
Ube Yam: What does a humble sweet yam have in common with the Artist Currently Known as Prince? More than you'd think.
Cornflake chicken? How delightfully White Trash! But wait, these are Multi-grain Cornflakes!
Back to basics - It's Pastry cream by Jaques Torres.
General Public reminds me where the Tenderness is. Right there, resting on my cutting board.
Vietnamese Caramelized Pork
The perfect alternative to your boring old hummus....
Blackberry-Thyme Margaritas. Perfect for a summer afternoon.
Like the now-trendy Chartreuse, Benedictine began its life behind abbey walls. It's also this month's 'Raiders of the Lost Cocktail' challenge ingredient.
a black-and-white dinner must include black bottom cupcakes for dessert.
Cellophane noodles, with watercress and green beans.
Lemon verbena ice cream - summer perfectly captured.
Who could possibly be intimidated by Fairy Tale Eggplant? They are just so darn cute!
Red bean paste pancakes...a Chinese pancake which is both crisp and soft to the bite.
So many recipes that call for sweet vermouth use just a splash, or drown its subtleties under a lot of strong liquor. But the Americano highlights vermouth's strengths. And it's perfect for holiday parties.
Shell bean salad, with string beans, flageolets, coco beans, edamame, and a rainbow of cherry tomatoes.