recipes

Mushrooms and Marsala to the Rescue

The slight change in the weather brought to mind this idea for dinner; we first ran the recipe ideas a couple of years ago. --- ONE THING I LOVE about cooking is you don’t have to reinvent the wheel, just tweak it. There are classic combinations that you know work, and all you need to do is [...]

September 20, 2019

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Cauliflower to the Rescue

One vegetable plus one pantry equals dinner.

September 5, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Avocados

How a love affair turned into a great warm-weather meal.

August 22, 2019

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Last-Minute Dinner: Add Black Beans

Consider beans the little black dress of the food world.

August 1, 2019

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Super Women: A Quartet of Pollans

Corky and crew just keep coming up with great dinner ideas.

July 25, 2019

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What’s for Dinner? Flavorful Flank Steak

Here’s a cooking mantra: Everything tastes better on a skewer.

July 18, 2019

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Roasted Broccoli to the Rescue

It’s a side dish, an add-in, and it shines in panini.

May 2, 2019

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Tomatoes and Feta Play Dress-up

Chicken, fish, vegetables, all can benefit from being topped with freshness.

March 7, 2019

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Dice Those Asparagus!

An old favorite becomes a new favorite with the slice of a knife.

February 28, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Grill-Roasted Chicken

Hurry! Take advantage of the break in winter weather.

February 7, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Pork Butt

It’s the time of year for a roast that warms the heart, the belly . . . and the kitchen.

January 31, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Chicken Soup

As the polar vortex bears down, retreat to the comfort of an old favorite.

January 24, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Spaghetti Sauce

Doctored red sauce improves everything, including winter.

January 17, 2019

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My Dinner With . . . Meatloaf and Bacon

A never-ending source of comfort and joy.

January 10, 2019

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My Holiday Entertaining With . . . Shrimp

Here’s how to make sure your party food gets eaten.

November 29, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Rack of Lamb

Baby lamb chops are pricey, true, but also fast to make and . . . delicious.

November 22, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Feta Cheese

This tangy addition to a dish can make it perk right up.

June 17, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Pasta Salad

Cook hot when it’s cool, serve cool when it’s hot.

June 10, 2018

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