Category Archives: dinner

roasted corn salsa

I have loved this corn salsa for three years and never made it until recently. Someone at my old job made it for an interview (yes, working in a place where interviews occasionally involved food was kind of awesome) and … Continue reading

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corn chowder

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js There is nothing better than Summer corn. And yes, I’m aware that it’s October but things have been a little busy over here lately, so this well intentioned end-of-summer post has become a mid-fall post. The air is getting … Continue reading

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cuckoo for coconuts

What’s better than grilled herb-y chicken? How about grilled herb-y chicken with coconut milk? The coconut milk adds a ton of richness and a touch of sweetness to this Thai inspired marinade┬áthat’s┬áchock full of flavor. You can sear (3-4 minutes … Continue reading

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turn up the beet

I like eating traditional red beets, but I don’t love making them. Their color gets all over my hands, or on my clothes. They’re messy. And sometimes they’re downright a little too earthy tasting. Golden beets, on the other hand, … Continue reading

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Summer is peeking through

Little by little Summer is starting to appear in our lives. Stone fruits are starting to appear in markets and brighten our lives. These little shishito peppers appeared on the shelves the other day and I got really excited. Last … Continue reading

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all mushrooms

I know we’re headed into warmer months. And I know that you want light, veggie-filled dishes. Here in NYC, however, it’s still a little chilly at night and, quite honestly, we’re not there with the light, veggie-filled entrees yet. Soon, … Continue reading

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be a jerk

Our friend Brian makes this delicious jerk chicken and he was kind enough to share his recipe with me. The first time I made this recipe, I used 3 habanero peppers. Big. Mistake. Our mouths were burning all night and … Continue reading

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