Kohaku Namasu: Japanese New Year's Salad made with daikon radish, carrot, dried persimmon, salt, and sweet-and-sour sauce.
My attempt at making Osechi Ryori (traditional Japanese New Year's food) from scratch.
[Recipe] Impress your loved ones with these lovely and tasty cheesy cookies!
DETOX: Day 10 -- benefits of veggie-ized diet and super easy vegan chili
Lentil & Sweet Potato Soup with Bacon & Cilantro. Adapted from Thomas Keller's Ad Hoc at Home. Amazing book, amazing soup.
Japanese red beans and sticky rice with sesame to celebrate the new year.
The simple salad. Leafy greens, salsa, hummus lean ham and feta are just a few ways to add flavor to a healthy salad.
Italian Anise Cookies
Simple Black-eyed Pea Salad for good luck in 2010.
Fried zucchini chips
New Year's essential. Isobeyaki: Grilled mochi with soy sauce and nori.
Make your own luck- Eat long noodles (in vegan dashi, no less) for a long life!
Hoppin' John - Updated. Blackeyed peas and rice are traditionally eaten on New Years Day for good luck.
Celebrate the New Year with a simple, satisfying dish of Lucky black-eyed peas!
New Years Kamaboko (fish cake) - part of a delicious Japanese New Years feast
Ringing in the new year calls for blackeyed peas, greens and pork. Oh, and that means that we must include cornbread.
Champagne Cupcakes (with Sweet Champagne Buttercream Frosting) -- Cheers!!
Raw Salad of Fennel, Seville Orange, Chicory and Kohlrabi. Perfect for the New Year, Healthy Eating and Living!
Cinnamon Eggnog Scones - the result of my "Mikey Moment" with eggnog and a great way to use up any leftover eggnog from the holidays.
This Black Eyed Pea Salsa is a tasty way to work in your lucky Black Eyed Peas for New Year's Day!
Hoppin' John - to ensure a prosperous New Year!
Embrace the new year with this Pomegranate Venetian Spritz along with 6 tips for embracing Italian culture
Poinsettia Cocktail. Its sweet and bubbly. The perfect way to help you ring in 2010.
[Recipe] The color and unusual flavor of this Champagne cocktail is provided by a dried red plum, candied in Fernet Branca bitters.
SLOSHED! posts the top 10 cocktails of the year, plus the Last Word cocktail for the last day of 2009!
This sweet champagne will help you ring in the new year!
The perfect pairing with New Year's bubbly -- Manchego and Nutmeg Gougeres
Newly released Angel Champagne in hand finished bottles is the uber chic champagne of the year. Prices range from $800 a bottle to $400,000 a bottle.
Our sommelier breaks down the basics on sparkling wines & samples a few NYE possibilities.
Molten chocolate cakes to celebrate the New Year.
Close out the decade in style with Champagne cocktails.
[recipe] Chocolate Peppermint Meringue Layer Cake -- a wonderful kitchen project! Fun to make and delicious.
A delicious and easy pomegranate-spiked champagne for your New Year's celebrations!
A festive and delicious combination of pomegranate liquor, ginger syrup, candied ginger pieces and champagne make a perfect New Years Eve cocktail!