I really like good salsa with crisp, corny, tortilla chips. Mostly I like salsa because it usually means there’s fresh guacamole and an icy Margarita in my future. For years I bought salsa — all different kinds of salsa. Some delicious and some ordinary; some […]
Several years ago in early September I discovered Molino Creek Farm tomatoes — my first dry-farmed tomatoes. My Lord! I don’t know if I ever had tomatoes so red; so sweet; so seductively rich with flavor. At first I ate them plain, like fruit bursting with juice that sometimes dribbles down […]
I honestly don’t remember my first bite of avocado, but I know it was on my premier trek to California between my Freshman and Sophomore years at college. (The one where my Father thought I was going to run off with my boyfriend to a commune in the Mojave Desert trip.)
I loved avocados from […]
Gluten, egg, dairy, soy and yeast free.
As a kid growing up on the South Shore of Long Island, I hated, really hated, fish. Luckily, by the time I was about 12 I discovered clams — beautiful, hard shell clams from the Great South Bay that were probably pulled from […]
Gluten, egg, dairy, soy and yeast-free. Vegan.
Author’s Note: As you can see by the comments below, there was something horribly wrong with the way I presented this recipe. I’m not sure how that happened, but I’m here to fix it. The ingredients were the main problem. I must have had […]
Cleaning out the cupboards as I packed to move home I came across a bag of dried cannellini beans (among so many other things that will get left behind or given to my friends). Dinner was […]
A quick and healthy snack with raw vegetables, or, in place of mayonnaise in salads and sandwiches or even cream cheese with smoked salmon, hummus is one of my go-to foods. Beans […]
Free from: gluten, dairy, egg, yeast, corn and soy. Vegan. Contains nuts.
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and what better way to say “I love you” than these home-baked thumbprint cookies with passionate red raspberry centers. Don’t get me wrong, I love dark chocolate, red wine, truffles (the white […]