Tag Archives: vegetarian

No Comments Cabbage and Potato Gratin My friend Theresa is a really good cook. She’s ‘by the book’ and has an eye for a good recipe. I can be somewhat haphazard in my cooking. For instance, if I am missing an ingredient that I consider ‘optional,’... Read MoreThursday, 30 March 2017 - Posted by
No Comments Roasted Carrots with Currant Relish ‘Tis the Season but somehow it doesn’t have the normal pizzazz it usually has. The Promenade was kind of low-key. The stores weren’t crowded. The bookstore had some folks in it but it wasn’t crazy. Main Street and Abbot Kinney... Read MoreTuesday, 27 December 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Green Summer Soup – Watercress Vichyssoise This soup is stunning and it’s lovely cold or hot. Soup in summer has become one of my favorite things – savory, sweet, tart, spicy – all good. This one is a winner.... Read MoreSunday, 03 July 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Roasted Beet Quarters with Mustardy Crumbles Summer time. Baby beets. Or big beets cut. The topping on these beets is the key to this recipe and you’ll think of other things to sprinkle them on. They’re unusual and delicious.... Read MoreSaturday, 02 July 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Dan’s Best Blueberry Tart – EVER This tart is the best thing ever. Dan knows it. Everyone who eats it knows it. He makes it every time he comes to visit us (Dan is Mimi’s husband. Mimi is Alan’s best cousin.) In addition to being Alan’s... Read MoreFriday, 10 June 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Best Beets Who thought this up? Roasted beets, smashed then browned, served with yogurt and herbs. Amazingly delicious.... Read MoreMonday, 06 June 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Cauliflower Soup Cauliflower. Caul-i-flower. It does look like a flower. A white-ish or purple or green or yellow bulby flower. Edible. There was one in the refrigerator and I felt like soup and I had been mining for recipes the day before... Read MoreFriday, 11 March 2016 - Posted by
No Comments Peanut Butter Cookies We love New Year’s day in this house. It’s a hopeful day and it’s always Jared’s birthday. People aren’t usually in a lousy mood even when hung-over from New Year’s Eve. We have a party every year to welcome in... Read MoreMonday, 04 January 2016 - Posted by
Comment (1) Almond Honey Squares I was 17 when I started college at San Francisco State University – SFSU– a semester late. I started in January 1975 instead of the traditional September. Everyone was already comfortably settled into dorm rooms. I was late because I... Read MoreThursday, 10 April 2014 - Posted by
No Comments Vanilla Pudding – Almond Milk Issa and I have been making almond milk on a regular basis now. I think I’ve got it down to a fine science (recipe found on Batch-33.com March 3, 2014). Soak almonds, blend 1 cup with 2 ½ cups water,... Read MoreWednesday, 12 March 2014 - Posted by