Tag Archives: kale

recipe: salad days

Today is Independence Day. Apart from celebrating our successful split from the British Empire with bikinis, bar be ques and beer we are really paying homage to our diverse immigrant roots and what freeing themselves from their homelands to start … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

recipe: faux thai stir fry

As it happens, I am coming up on the 100th recipe to be posted on the blog here and it feels very appropriate cataloging one that was the culmination of what constitutes many of my meals posted here and one … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

recipe: gumbo z’herbes

I promised back in the day, I would give up my recipe for this so, I suppose it must be time to since it is indeed lent. This is a personal favorite for me, not because it is a family … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

recipe: pêcher du ragoût l’acadien (cajun fish stew)

I don’t get to cook for groups nearly often enough these days. Sharing the experience of food is still, by far and away, one of my favorite ways to spend time, especially if I am involved in the kitchen, even … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

recipe: caldo verde

Today was the first “real” snow we had this year. After so many days in the 60s lately, it was actually a little bit of a surprise to see those heavy, wet, white flakes falling from the sky and beginning … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

recipe: Atum Azores e Couve

I made this dish the other night after becoming inspired for it by a meal I made over the weekend that was completely spur of the moment while rummaging through the fridge and the cubbard. What I absolutely adore about … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

recipe: garlic poached cod with steamed chard

I actually made this dish the other night but did not get to post it till today. I was coming home and to Les Paul and a quick remix of Les related songs I had put together on the fly … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments