Category Archives: Vegetable

Zucchini Fritters

Never let it be said that I would pass out diet advice, but I think you would like these zucchini fritters diet or no diet. I have been on a zucchini kick. Zucchini is in such abundance this time of … Continue reading

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Tomato Tarte Tatin

I have found another gem of recipe. I think I told you before but in case you missed it I like to read French blogs. Well actually I read English, American, or in this case Belgium blogs, but they are … Continue reading

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Corn Soufflé

I went to the market and they had a big display of fresh corn. I know it is a little early for corn, but I sneaked a peek and the kernels were so plump and I could smell the flavor. … Continue reading

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Potatoes and Green Beans

I first had this recipe of potatoes and green beans at my mother-in-law’s many years ago. And then I was watching Lidia Bastianich. She was making my mother-in-law’s salad. The one she used to make so often and she always … Continue reading

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Leek and Shiitake Sauté

This leek and shitake sauté should have a better name.  This combination is one more thing to add your culinary toolkit. It has so many uses. You can add it to an omelet, or on top of a bowl of … Continue reading

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Grilled Pattypan Squash with Hot Chorizo Vinaigrette

I like to stop by to see what Chef John has been making. He posts a video that is about five to six minutes long. I think of it as culinary school in five minutes and not just instruction but … Continue reading

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Pappardelle with Summer Vegetables

I asked my friend if she ever goes to her favorite restaurant anymore. She hadn’t mentioned going for a long time. She said no, they couldn’t be trusted to eat there anymore since they lose all sense of propriety and … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash with Browned Butter and Hazelnuts

I had a recipe failure this week. I rechecked the recipe to see if I had misread it. No I had not. While the final product tasted good, I am sure I could not convince anyone it was worth making … Continue reading

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Crispy Potatoes

This post is more about technique than a recipe. I can’t believe I am speaking to anyone about technique, but I am. I am always conflicted when I post. I have a very diverse group of readers. I have a … Continue reading

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Curry Cauliflower

How I learned to like Curry Cauliflower. When I see cauliflower I think of my in-laws.  My Father-in-law was a wonderful gardener.  He grew a variety of vegetables.  He had a spring garden, and when that was gone, he would … Continue reading

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