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Cauliflower Cakes with Mixed Greens

In Appetizers, Entrees, Recipes, Side Dishes On February 7, 2016 Comments Off on Cauliflower Cakes with Mixed Greens

A wonderful vegetarian entree or delicious as an appetizer, these cauliflower cakes can be made gluten free by using gluten free panko. Cauliflower Pancakes Serves 4 Ingredients 1… Read More »

Spices for Indian Cooking

In Favorite Places To Shop, North Carolina, Recipes, sauces, The Triangle On February 7, 2016 Comments Off on Spices for Indian Cooking

I love Indian cuisine and teach many classes that encompass curries, chutneys, side dishes with paneer and delicious breads. Students often ask me where to shop for the… Read More »

wild mushroom flat bread

Best Ever Flatbread

In Appetizers, Recipes On December 26, 2015 Comments Off on Best Ever Flatbread

I love flatbreads, a thin crispy pizza like dough with an abundance of creativity – you can place anything you can think of on top of a flatbread… Read More »

Cooking with Ketjap Manis – Indonesian Sweet Soy Sauce

In Recipes, sauces On October 14, 2015 Comments Off on Cooking with Ketjap Manis – Indonesian Sweet Soy Sauce

As I was interviewed yesterday on local radio WCOM FM in Carrboro I mentioned a wonderful ingredient that I often use for glazes, marinades and as a finishing… Read More »

Asian market

Finding Asian Ingredients in the Triangle

In Favorite Places To Shop, The Triangle On August 14, 2015 Comments Off on Finding Asian Ingredients in the Triangle

Since I enjoy cooking Thai, Vietnamese and occasionally Korean food I made a point of sourcing a couple of wonderful Asian markets the second week after we moved… Read More »

beet and chevre salad

Roasted Beet Salad with Chevre

In Recipes, Salads On August 14, 2015 Comments Off on Roasted Beet Salad with Chevre

I am a huge fan of beets in any form but especially roasted. Here I pair them with toasted walnuts, chèvre and watercress and have a delicious and… Read More »

Bon Voi in Chester

In Connecticut Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Reviews On April 30, 2015 Comments Off on Bon Voi in Chester

We were excited to hear of a Vietnamese restaurant in Chester opening above one of our favorite places L & E and stopped by to try it out… Read More »

The New Public House in Old Lyme

In Connecticut Restaurant Reviews, Restaurant Reviews On April 30, 2015 Comments Off on The New Public House in Old Lyme

It’s great to have this place finally open after a long wait. What a nice surprise to have lunch there last week and find the food very good,… Read More »

Tuna Burger

Seared Tuna Burgers with Wasabi Mayonnaise

In Entrees, Recipes On March 23, 2015 Comments Off on Seared Tuna Burgers with Wasabi Mayonnaise

Try this elevated twist to burger night. Like traditional burgers, these are also great when you need a fast dinner. Once assembled, they sear super fast. Seared Tuna… Read More »

Sausage Patties with Artichoke Ragout

In Entrees, Recipes On March 2, 2015 Comments Off on Sausage Patties with Artichoke Ragout

A delicious meal for dinner or a hearty brunch, this sausage recipe calls for pork but can be done with ground chicken or turkey as well. The artichokes… Read More »