Have a sip of my steak martini...
Passion Fruit Souffle Glace in Chilled Pineapple Soup - a trip to paradise.
They may be corny but these muffins will rock your dinnertime world. :)
The best reason to cook a turkey!
toasted ravioli - a st. louis staple
Rich, moist chocolate mocha brownie with walnuts for the extra crunch.
A weekend in Chicago provides inspiration for this tangy, cheesy, seasonal salad.
Did you hear? Microwave popcorn can be very, very bad for you. Here's how to make your own popcorn - 5 different methods without chemical scariness.
Prepared with the simplest of ingredients--baby oysters, ginger, scallion, red chilies in bean sauce--this dish is gem...
Quick and delicious polenta medallions topped with caramelized fresh mozzarella make a great summer meal. Especially with some good tomato sauce
The summer heat may be soaring, but a bowl of this watermelon strawberry sorbet will cool you right down.
Chocolate zucchini bread...a public service post to assist those who are disappearing under piles of the great green squash.
Sheep's Ricotta Gnudi with brown butter and sage from The Spotted Pig.
Burbank plums; a hardy plum with beautiful late summer fruit.
"melty" with a vegetable "flavorscape" is an "ATF" for this "goldilocks." just a few words from the NEW food dictionary.
Warm potato focaccia with Italian cured meat: to die for!
City Bakery's Hot Chocolate. The perfect hot. creamy cup for the coming of the nippy fall in NYC.
Pesto croissant from Bouchon Bakery. This is not your typical savory croissant.
summer simplicity: tuna steaks with lemon pesto [last night's dinner]
Pear "Tendon" with chocolate rice and maple syrup. Chic comfort food.
Versatile Obatzer - the amazing things a southern German cheese mix can do
it's not you, it's me. *hm* no, wait. it IS you. why can't we all just be honest and say "i don't like you." [elderflower tea martini, abode restaurant, santa monica]
Smoked salmon and cream cheese isn't just for your bagel anymore.
A visit to the Waterloo Farmers' Market by St. Jacobs, Ontario netted us this haul of goodies.
Quick and delicious home made pizza with cornmeal crust. Yum!
140 pounds of tomatoes processed in 6 hours...summer's last hurrah!
What are Cape gooseberries?
Hidden in the name "Dark Tofu" is actually congealed duck blood, also known as duck blood jellies or puddings.
This is an adorable and delicious chocolate truffle. It's a Cappuccino Cup Espresso Topped with Grand Marnier from Christopher Norman Chocolates.
Bocata de loma adobado from Tia Pol. Man, that's some pork sandwich...
Szechuan Peppercorn Roasted Chicken - a recipe using my new addiction, SZP flavored salt. Plus a drawing for a free bag of Szechuan Peppercorn!
Mini Gateaux St-Honore.
Hibiscus and Rose Pavlova.