Posts Tagged: elegant

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Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

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Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

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Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

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Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
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Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
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Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
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Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
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Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Lemon and Poppy Seeds
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Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Poppy Seeds and Lemon- For the Spring!

One of my best college friends had a job as the reservationist at Union Square Cafe when we first graduated from college.  At the time, it was very hard to get a reservation at Union Square Cafe, so they were lucky

Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Lemon and Poppy Seeds
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Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Poppy Seeds and Lemon- For the Spring!

One of my best college friends had a job as the reservationist at Union Square Cafe when we first graduated from college.  At the time, it was very hard to get a reservation at Union Square Cafe, so they were lucky

Halva Meringues
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Halva Meringues

In general, I was not allowed to eat sugar when I was little.  There were a few exceptions. My grandparents took care of me on weekends and gleefully fed me as much homemade pie and cake as they could while

Halva Meringues
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Halva Meringues

In general, I was not allowed to eat sugar when I was little.  There were a few exceptions. My grandparents took care of me on weekends and gleefully fed me as much homemade pie and cake as they could while

Slow Roasted Salmon with Citrus, Fennel and Green Olives
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/03/15/slow-roasted-salmon-with-citrus-fennel-and-green-olives/
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Slow Roasted Salmon with Citrus, Fennel and Green Olives

I fell in love with a photo of this dish that I saw on Pinterest. The photo filled me with an instant and overwhelming salmon craving.  I made it once according to the directions in Bon Appétit .  I usually cook salmon

Slow Roasted Salmon with Citrus, Fennel and Green Olives
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/03/15/slow-roasted-salmon-with-citrus-fennel-and-green-olives/
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Slow Roasted Salmon with Citrus, Fennel and Green Olives

I fell in love with a photo of this dish that I saw on Pinterest. The photo filled me with an instant and overwhelming salmon craving.  I made it once according to the directions in Bon Appétit .  I usually cook salmon

Crispy Horseradish Gnocchi with Beet Greens, Goat Cheese and Pancetta
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/02/08/crispy-horseradish-gnocchi-with-beet-greens-goat-cheese-and-pancetta-gluten-free/
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Crispy Horseradish Gnocchi with Beet Greens, Goat Cheese and Pancetta (Gluten-Free)

I make ricotta gnocchi fairly frequently.  I make big batches of them and freeze them in single serving bags.  That way when I want a fast meal, I can boil the gnocchi and toss them with some greens and goat

Crispy Horseradish Gnocchi with Beet Greens, Goat Cheese and Pancetta
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/02/08/crispy-horseradish-gnocchi-with-beet-greens-goat-cheese-and-pancetta-gluten-free/
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Crispy Horseradish Gnocchi with Beet Greens, Goat Cheese and Pancetta (Gluten-Free)

I make ricotta gnocchi fairly frequently.  I make big batches of them and freeze them in single serving bags.  That way when I want a fast meal, I can boil the gnocchi and toss them with some greens and goat

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Kabocha Pumpkin and Chestnut Soup with Chorizo

For the last 12 years , I have had an on again off again job, for just one day a week,  in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan.  I don’t actually work in Manhattan much, except when I am performing

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Kabocha Pumpkin and Chestnut Soup with Chorizo

For the last 12 years , I have had an on again off again job, for just one day a week,  in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan.  I don’t actually work in Manhattan much, except when I am performing

Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)
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Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)

First of all, I am aware that my blog gives the impression that I am eating nothing but cakes and cookies with the occasional serving of Indian food lately. Not true!  I have just been making a lot of food

Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)
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Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)

First of all, I am aware that my blog gives the impression that I am eating nothing but cakes and cookies with the occasional serving of Indian food lately. Not true!  I have just been making a lot of food