Serves 6-8 as an appetizer 1 tablespoon or more dried herb blend, crumbled 2 tablespoons fresh Italian parsley 3-4 ounces goat cheese, softened 1-2 cloves of garlic ¼ cup or more Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1-2 teaspoons chestnut or other savory honey (optional, but lovely) A few pinches of sea salt A few grinds of […]
Why did you name the class Rainbow in the Dark, Mood Boosting Foods for Winter? You ask. Because I freaking love the lyrics, and the synth and thedrums and guitar and Ronnie James Dio’s voice. But I especially love the lyrics. I CRY OUT FOR MAGIC. THE LIGHTNING BRINGS ME DOWN CAUSE IT’S FREE AND […]
Here’s my quick and clean recipe for “Vegan Parmesan,” which doesn’t taste anything like Parigiano-Reggiano but instead is like a delightful savory umami magic sprinkle for All the Things. If I add some lemon and parsley to it, it becomes a gluten-free, vegan gremolata. WHAT. 1 cup toasted walnuts 3 Tablespoons nutritional yeast 1/2 teaspoon […]
You can do this yourself at home, you know. It’s stupid. It’s easy. It works. It’s good for you. It’s karmically good for other stuff. The real struggle for me is, honestly, I often can’t be arsed to do the stupidest, easiest things.
This is a great snack to enjoy with friends and drinks!
This is one of my favorite comfort foods, and I will eat it warm, cold, or right out of the pot with a spoon. All spices can be ordered from World Spice Market. Dal Makhani (Kali Maa di Dal) Serves:6 Prep Time:PT0H15M 0H 15M Cook Time:PT0H30M 0H 30M Total:PT0H45M 0H 45M Ingredients […]
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Ain’t no party like a pressure cooker party! #pressurecooker #instantpot #Fagor A post shared by Lesa Sullivan-Abajian (@lesacooks) on Oct 7, 2017 at 10:13am PDT General guidelines for SPC (stovetop pressure cookers) and IP (Instant Pot, but includes all electric models): Read the manual. Read the manual. Read the manual. Every pressure cooker has its […]
I love making meat jello… I mean, super gelatinous stock. It’s the bomb. It’s also fairly easy with good ingredients and a pressure cooker. I could write down all my notes and try to remember how I do it, or I can send you to the best website for step by step instructions, called ChefSteps. […]
I literally prayed to my saints that morning, St. Lawrence (the actual patron saint of chefs) and St. Julia (Child, because of course); this is a rare thing for me to do as a lazy Unitarian, but I needed all the strength I could muster.