Red Rice and Paneer Pilaf - "Christmas Rice" redolent of spices, nuts and pomegranates
The easiest recipe from "The French Laundry Cookbook'' -- apple-cranberry cake with hot cream sauce.
Turkey and Artichoke Stuffed Shells with Arrabbiata Sauce
Laugenbrot, typical German bread cooked with soda
Chipotle Orange Shrimp with Caramelized Bananas and Black Beans from The Family Dinner by Laurie David
Quick and easy Chicken Flautas, the perfect party appetizer or simple dinner!
Cruella de Vil's Arancini di Riso, for our Villains on Trial, Try 'em and Fry 'em Halloweeen themed party
Zucchini and laughing cow cheese soup
Decadent Truffled Egg Custard, a French Laundry recipe.
Honey, Sesame and Feta Pizza from a 3rd century Greek recipe.
1 serving ain't enough! - Chicken Biryani.
Seven Yolk Pasta Dough
Afghan Chicken Pilau topped with Carrots and Raisins
The smoke clears to reveal blushingly ripe figs atop sweet onion flan. The French Laundry, Yountville, California.
A wonderful introduction to autumn: Roasted Parsnip and Apple Soup and why being a stay at home mom is not always the best job in the world.
German Pflaumenkuchen (Plum cake)
Duck Roulade from The French Laundry
Braised breast of veal with polenta cakes, glazed vegetables, and sweet garlic
Chicken with Mustard Mascarpone Marsala Sauce - Giada has a winner with this one!
Pasta Primavera - use some of your favourite seasonal vegetables in this quick and easy dish.
Yellow Plum Clafoutis: This classic French dessert makes the most of ripe summer fruits, like these adorable little yellow plums.
Buttermilk Sweet Corn ice cream is fabulous with a fresh berry sauce, or with berry pies or cobblers.
Laura Werlin’s Swiss Melt with Artichoke Hearts - A very yummy grilled cheese sandwich.
Creamy, flavorful lobster soup with tender, juicy pieces of fresh lobster.
Sliced abalone and a baby turnip at Aqua, San Francisco, California.
Orange pilaf - add a taste of "sunshine" to this one dish meal.
Ricotta Lemon Pound Cake with Fresh Strawberries - moist, dense and delicious!
Giada De Laurentiis' Olive Oil Muffins
Cashew Chocolate Chip Crisps. Magnificent cookies from Claudia Fleming's The Last Course.
Drowning Flautas at the Screaming Goat in Austin, TX
Rose and Honey Madeleines for Easter
Breakfast Tart with Pancetta and Green Onions
The 9-course Chef's Tasting Menu at The French Laundry. Need I say more?
This delicate, buttery, moist flan-like batter is beautiful with figs. Really simple recipe with great results.