Tag Archives: soup

recipe: a sopa de herança portuguesa

mãe feliz dia I spend Mother’s Day with my mom and grandmother. That side of my family is of Portuguese descent and very close to my heart. Conversations with my grandmother can be all over the place these days and … Continue reading

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recipe: soupe rouge et noire

Red and black soup, the plus and minus of valentines! The red is for the pleasure those with have and the black is dedicated to those who suffer the pain of singledon. I am not a supporter of the holiday, … Continue reading

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recipe: Allium soup

Simply, this is a fancy way of saying supercharged “onion” soup. Allium is the genius that includes the onion family. The recipe recalls the breath of the Allium family, including building the stock from scratch to help put an extra … Continue reading

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recipe: cannellini minestra tuscana

There is little that is more satisfying and gratifying than something warm to curl up with and a fantastic soup can do just that. It probably seems like I’ve broken my Cajun and Iberian background with the recent string of … Continue reading

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recipe: pea soup

Can you tell it’s autumn? The soup, stew and chili recipes are going to be in full force. Before I start hammering out the pumpkin ones, and since I ate enough peas in Europe recently to really put a taste … Continue reading

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recipe: tea soup

I am home sick today, complete with the migraine, fever, body aches, congestion, the whole nine. The old adage about curing a cold with chicken soup I cannot attest to, but I do know that cooking does make me feel … Continue reading

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recipe: cephalopod & mollusk stew

So, yes, no meat recipes for the next so many days as I undergo a self cleansing and hold true to the Lenten traditions of a bygone era, not that anyone would question my cooking in that, apart from the … Continue reading

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