Spicy and Rustic. A red lentil soup from the Middle East. Just right for a cool night.
Tomatillos are tomatoes odd cousin, and make a great salsa
Chicken-Grape Salad & Gruyere Panini - giving leftover chicken a sweet and savory new life!
Want to know why these meatballs are so moist and tender... mushrooms
Ravioli with butternut squash filling and buerre noisette.
Dragonfruit-Watermelon Sorbet = A gorgeous, pink-hued, fruity, frozen and very delicious treat!
These scrumptious lemon spaghetti are tangy and rich, and done in 15 minutes!
From south Swiss a Porcini mushrooms and pumpkin risotto
best use EVER of a pop can of crescent roll dough and, uh, a can of pop? apple dumplings with MOUNTAIN DEW.
easy refrigerator pickles, from hand-me-down recipe. (photo by Kit Latham)
Chicken thighs stuffed with garlic, oregano, and kalamata olives is divine and the leftovers make the most awesome sandwich ever. Really!
CSA Vegetable and Chicken Curry
Penang laksa, this is not that laksa you are familiar with...
Funnel Cake at the Custer Street Fair, Evanston
the reality is, cupcakes *wish* they could be as good as a muffin, but without much substance, they *have* to get all that frilly frosting "work done" [cupcake clique and other cuteness at BentObjects]
Almond scented yeast dough filled with almonds, butter, sugar and orange zest and topped with a cream cheese orange glaze.
Beautiful Spring artichokes from the Portland, OR Farmer's Market.
Lemon-scented ricotta pancakes - pure alchemy
Peach scones with toasted pecans and brown sugar.
That citrus kiss of lemon almost makes me swoon sometimes. These lemon custard cakes are pillowy and unctuous.
even when it's not pink and red and baked, it's still beautiful from posie [chicken tikka masala, recipe from america's test kitchen]
yes, july is over. yes the daring bakers are done with their filbert gateaus, but i couldn't let this one from 5 types of sugar pass...
"Good food doesn't have to be expensive, time consuming, or only for special occasions" [eggplant, tomato, cabernet sauvignon honey-mustard vinaigrette, goat cheese, pine nuts, and cilantro]
"flummery." try not to say it out loud and smile. the wednesday chef's blackberry version of a simple pudding
ricotta cheesecake recipe that serves as a good base on which to build...heidi did zucchini, but suggests olives, sun-dried tomatoes, chives, spices, spinach, corn...anything really.
An Oreo married a Nutter Butter and they had a baby together. It's name is Peanut Butter Oreo.
Chocolate Friands-soon to be placed in the oven for baking
cream filled take on sachertorte that can be ordered online. doubt they deliver overseas, but still love reading the english translation of the cake: "in love cacao is the best escapes from the nose"
Summer in a bowl - berries for a delicious dessert!
Red Velvet Bithday Cupcakes with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting
Chicken Curry Tomato - definitely a much healthier curry
The first of the tomatoes! And a great salsa recipe to use them up in.
Summer focaccia - ready for the oven.
Vanilla Almond Cherry Cupcakes - a healthy cupcake?