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hugs and mocha meringue kisses for my dad's birthday
melt-in-your-mouth mocha meringues sandwiched into kisses with chocolate ganache
cocoa powder clumped up? here's a quick photo tutorial on how to fix it fast.
recharge with crunchy cappuccino biscotti
indulge yourself with oatmeal raisin cookie ice cream
olive and herb fougasse from this month's Saveur magazine
a portable, handheld version of the summertime favorite, strawberry shortcake!
Recipes for a weekend alone: Mediterranean bread salad with olives & avocado + a creamy green bean blue cheese pasta
dark chocolate Guinness ice cream for St. Patrick's Day
Chiles Rellenos de Picadillo en Caldillo de Jitomate [chiles rellenos with pork picadillo in tomato broth]
James Beard's Italian feather bread -- better than store-bought Italian!
next time you want mozzarella cheese, why not try making it at home?
saffron spaghetti carbonara and Key lime cheesecake for a birthday celebration
Macadamia nut crusted tilapia and mango-papaya salsa
my version of Heidi Swanson's Hummus en Fuego, using chipotle pepper flakes and green olives
Thanksgiving for two, including smoked turkey legs and wings, Brussels sprouts, smashed garlic potatoes, cranberry sauce, wild rice & mushroom dressing, and two pies: pumpkin and sweet potato buttermilk
papaya upside-down cake
two days, two terrific breakfasts: fresh papaya and homemade crumpets
plump, buttery and golden ganache-dipped orange madeleines
Dense and delicious whole wheat bread with added wheat germ and wheat gluten
roasted banana ice cream from David Lebovitz's "The Perfect Scoop"
creamy Kentucky white grits with brown sugar, almonds and apricot
semi-traditional Spanish tapas-style tortilla de patatas
Jamie Oliver's fiery Sichuan dan-dan noodles
lazy Saturday for portabello swiss burgers on onion rolls
wild and sautéed button mushroom risotto
Food & Wine Magazine’s Chicken in Red Wine with Asian Spices, using red cooking, is a vast improvement on most Chinese restaurant fare.
Pacific Rim Chicken Burgers with Ginger Mayo and Mango-Pineapple Relish
yeast in full bloom for James Beard's Pumpernickel Bread I
introducing a favorite: lemon linguini and Beach Street Cajun shrimp
Rachael Ray's Winter White Burgers are great in summer, too!
Hmong pork egg rolls and stuffed chicken wings!
Everything on the grill for Mother's Day - artichoke, filet and baguette