Archive for April, 2009

entree, recipe

Steak, Asparagus & Chimichurri Pasta

Steak, Asparagus & Chimichurri Pasta

Around here everyone dresses their skirt steaks with a dollop of Chimichurri. If you’ve never had it, you’re definitely missing out. Chimichurri is a steak condiment originally from Argentina and [...]

April 28, 2009 × 26 comments

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Potato, Asparagus and Goat Cheese Pizza

Potato, Asparagus and Goat Cheese Pizza

Potato pizza? What? Yes. Potato pizza. I had a delicious rosemary and caramelized onion potato pizza at my favorite Car Wash/Pizza Place, Andiamo, a couple of weeks ago and have [...]

April 24, 2009 × 8 comments

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Curried Cauliflower and Chickpea Stew

Curried Cauliflower and Chickpea Stew

Another recipe from this month’s glossies, I found this Curried Cauliflower and Chickpea Stew in the May issue of Bon Appetit. Curry? Coconut milk? Cilantro? Yes please! I made this [...]

April 22, 2009 × 13 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Garlic & Mint Shrimp

Garlic & Mint Shrimp

I really love when I find a great recipe that’s 5 ingredients or less. These Garlic & Mint Shrimp are simple, easy and really delicious. I had actually planned on [...]

April 20, 2009 × 3 comments

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Ajiaco: Colombian Chicken, Corn & Potato Soup

Ajiaco: Colombian Chicken, Corn & Potato Soup

For some reason, this month’s food magazines had me drooling. I may have been starving when I was flipping through, but I bookmarked almost every recipe. One in particular caught [...]

April 16, 2009 × 11 comments

breakfast, entree, recipe, sides & bites

Arugula & Bread Salad, Tarragon Caper Vinaigrette

Arugula & Bread Salad, Tarragon Caper Vinaigrette

This week, I’m taking all my inspiration from food magazines. Of course, I can’t just follow a recipe without tweaking it somehow. That would make it far too easy! I [...]

April 14, 2009 × 0 comments

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Bacon, Black Bean & Poblano Pepper Chowder

Bacon, Black Bean & Poblano Pepper Chowder

I was poking around my computer and found a forgotten recipe. I’m not sure why, but I never got around to posting this Bacon, Black Bean and Poblano Pepper Chowder. [...]

April 9, 2009 × 15 comments

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Cuban Picadillo

Cuban Picadillo

I’ve been a little more than under the weather this week. When I’m sick, all I want is comfort food. Chicken soup and pasta and things my mom used to [...]

April 8, 2009 × 19 comments

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The Fanciest Grilled Cheese Ever

The Fanciest Grilled Cheese Ever

I’ve mentioned before that I will never turn down free cheese. There’s just nothing better than a good piece of cheese and a glass of wine or beer. But since [...]

April 1, 2009 × 29 comments