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White Bean Soup with Mini Lamb Meatballs

White Bean Soup with Mini Lamb Meatballs

They tell me it’s fall. Actually, I know it’s fall because the ice cream shop was serving pumpkin and chocolate pecan pie flavors. I know it’s fall because of college [...]

October 7, 2009 × 11 comments

breakfast, entree, recipe, sides & bites

Bacon, Potato & Black Bean Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Bacon, Potato & Black Bean Stuffed Poblano Peppers

On the rare occasion that I go out for brunch or breakfast, it’s not the French Toast or Pancakes that grab my attention, It’s the salty, starchy stuff. The eggs [...]

October 6, 2009 × 3 comments

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Zucchini, White Bean & Leek Soup

Zucchini, White Bean & Leek Soup

I spent Labor Day weekend on Lake Michigan – eating s’mores by the beach bonfire, drinking the first of the season’s Octoberfest and generally lounging around. At night the temperatures [...]

September 9, 2009 × 11 comments

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Southwestern Tuna Melt

Southwestern Tuna Melt

Tuna Melts are some of the best comfort food around. They’re warm, toasty and covered in melted cheese. I think melted cheese is the pinnacle of all things comfort food. [...]

May 1, 2009 × 4 comments

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Drunken Beans

Drunken Beans

Since it’s January, food magazine and blogs everywhere are posting their top food trends for 2009. This year’s trends include upscale comfort food, cheap cuts of meat, pork, lots of [...]

January 14, 2009 × 4 comments

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Spanish Comfort Food: Caldo Gallego

Spanish Comfort Food: Caldo Gallego

Is there anything better than a big pot of bubbly soup on a Sunday afternoon? Yesterday, I made some classic Spanish Comfort Food — Caldo Gallego. The name translates to [...]

December 15, 2008 × 21 comments

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Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole

It’s finally (finally!) cooling off here, and so I can justify all of my soups, stews and casseroles. In honor of the cold weather (what? 55° is cold for Miamians!), [...]

October 29, 2008 × 27 comments

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Beans with Crispy Prosciutto, Sage, Pecorino & Olive Oil

Beans with Crispy Prosciutto, Sage, Pecorino & Olive Oil

I wasn’t going to post this recipe. This was supposed to be a super simple, healthy weeknight dinner. Not interesting enough to deserve a whole post. But then I tasted [...]

October 17, 2008 × 8 comments

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stick-to-your-ribs sausage, bean & barley soup

stick-to-your-ribs sausage, bean & barley soup

I see on the news that it’s starting to cool down in some places. Not here. It’s still getting up to 90° most days, but the humidity is starting to [...]

September 19, 2008 × 6 comments

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vegetarian three-bean chili

vegetarian three-bean chili

Some people find it surprising that the biggest tag on this site is vegetarian. People who know me know that I love big, juicy burgers, chorizo (duh), short ribs, lamb [...]

July 14, 2008 × 6 comments

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shrimp, jicama & black bean salad w/lime serrano dressing

shrimp, jicama & black bean salad w/lime serrano dressing

I think this is my new favorite salad. Actually, I’m pretty sure it is. It’s spicy and smoky, crunchy and refreshing, which is good because it’s been over 90° here [...]

May 23, 2008 × 6 comments

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spring asparagus soup with mini meatballs

spring asparagus soup with mini meatballs

Earlier this week I posted a dish inspired by fall. Not very timely, though I hear it’s still snowing in some parts. In an effort to be more season-appropriate, I [...]

April 11, 2008 × 4 comments