Archive for July, 2010

entree, recipe

Pancetta, Golden Beet & Gorgonzola Pasta

Pancetta, Golden Beet & Gorgonzola Pasta

Because I live in a place without real seasons, everything is a little bit backward here. Our growing months are actually November through April, so unlike the rest of the [...]

July 30, 2010 × 5 comments

breakfast, recipe, sides & bites

Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

I am a lover of all things carbohydrate – bread, pasta, rice, potatoes – they all have a special place in my heart (and my stomach). I shudder at the [...]

July 27, 2010 × 13 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Corn Chowder with Bacon and Basil

Corn Chowder with Bacon and Basil

I know what you’re thinking – it’s 100 degrees outside and this crazy girl in Miami is making soup? What can I say? I love a good corn chowder and [...]

July 22, 2010 × 22 comments

breakfast, dessert, recipe, sides & bites

Strawberry Nutella Tart with Graham Cracker Crust

Strawberry Nutella Tart with Graham Cracker Crust

It’s time to come clean. I have a new obsession I’ve been holding out on. A summer snack that I just cannot get enough of. Something I sneak when no [...]

July 20, 2010 × 12 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Peanut & Lime Tahini Dressing

Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Peanut & Lime Tahini Dressing

There used to be a time when I was not such a big fan of sweet potatoes. I think this has everything to do with that insipid sweet potato casserole [...]

July 14, 2010 × 12 comments

recipe, sides & bites

Apple & Poppy Seed Coleslaw

Apple & Poppy Seed Coleslaw

If you read last week’s post about my quest for summer potluck recipes, then you’ll understand where I’m coming from here. This summer’s been chock-full of BBQs and potlucks and [...]

July 12, 2010 × 9 comments

recipe, sides & bites

Pancetta Potato Salad with Lemony Herb Vinaigrette

Pancetta Potato Salad with Lemony Herb Vinaigrette

Every summer I go on a quest. A quest to come up with something new and tasty for summer potlucks. It’s not as easy as you might think. There’s a [...]

July 6, 2010 × 8 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Green Curry Spinach & Zucchini Soup

Green Curry Spinach & Zucchini Soup

Do you have piles and piles of local zucchini yet? It might be a little early for you Northerners, but we’re nearing the end of our zucchini growing season and [...]

July 1, 2010 × 11 comments