Gather seasonal bounty and enjoy the flavors during this time of year.

Holiday Stovetop Pecans

Posted December 19, 2017

During the last week, I sent a holiday letter to all my subscribers — there are nearly 10,000 of you — some of whom I have not connected with in a long, long time. And even though you must be incredibly…

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Apple Pie Bourbon Cocktail and I Miss You

Posted December 13, 2017

I’ve been hiding away at my diningroom table writing my second cookbook. I’m excited to finally get that book in your hands but sad to be away so long. Hi, I miss you. I decided to do something about that…

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Bread Salad Days: Summer Cornbread Panzanella with Honey Dressing

Posted August 15, 2017

Everything changed when we “discovered” panzanella. Suddenly salad could have chunks of bread and the definition of “greens” began to shift to include all manner of decidedly non-leafy fruit and vegetables. A classic tomato-mozz-basil-and-ciabatta became our go-to potluck offering and…

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Easiest Refrigerator Carrot Pickles

Posted July 18, 2017

I’m currently writing this while on holiday in Vermont. I typically avoid work when there’s green mountains to traverse or to simply stare straight at with a cocktail in hand. We do a lot of staring up here. Everything is…

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Chickpeas From Scratch

Posted January 11, 2017

I’m going to keep this post short and sweet, because I don’t want to hold up getting this non-recipe into your wholesome little hands pronto. I sure do keep canned chickpeas on hand because dinner is so last minute sometime,…

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