Posts Tagged: elegant

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Romesco Sauce
/ Erin

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Romesco Sauce/ Romesco Sauce with Everything!

Last fall, I came across lots of recipes for whole roasted cauliflower.  The dish has amazing visual impact, and if you poach it first in wine and spices, the flavour is extraordinary.  Of the various recipes that I tried, I

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Romesco Sauce
/ Erin

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Romesco Sauce/ Romesco Sauce with Everything!

Last fall, I came across lots of recipes for whole roasted cauliflower.  The dish has amazing visual impact, and if you poach it first in wine and spices, the flavour is extraordinary.  Of the various recipes that I tried, I

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/10/04/cinnamon-financiers-with-apples-and-walnuts-gluten-free/
/ Erin

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-free)

Brace yourself.  The apple recipes are coming.  I started lining up recipe ideas months ago in preparation for the apples that I knew would be coming in my farmshare.   I have not been receiving as many as I had

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/10/04/cinnamon-financiers-with-apples-and-walnuts-gluten-free/
/ Erin

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-free)

Brace yourself.  The apple recipes are coming.  I started lining up recipe ideas months ago in preparation for the apples that I knew would be coming in my farmshare.   I have not been receiving as many as I had

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/ Erin

Chilled Potato, Pear and Arugula Soup for an Autumn Tea Party

I have a temporary job right now cooking lunches and dinners for some friends who are in the putting up an ambitious and beautiful abstract puppet interpretation of The Rite of Spring at Lincoln Center.  If you do not work in theater, you would

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/ Erin

Chilled Potato, Pear and Arugula Soup for an Autumn Tea Party

I have a temporary job right now cooking lunches and dinners for some friends who are in the putting up an ambitious and beautiful abstract puppet interpretation of The Rite of Spring at Lincoln Center.  If you do not work in theater, you would

Sockeye
/ Erin

Sockeye Salmon with Blackberries and Leeks

It’s salmon and blackberry season and I am visiting my mother on Gabriola Island.  We are picking buckets of blackberries every few days, so I apologize in for the flood of blackberry recipes, but that is what we are eating.

Sockeye
/ Erin

Sockeye Salmon with Blackberries and Leeks

It’s salmon and blackberry season and I am visiting my mother on Gabriola Island.  We are picking buckets of blackberries every few days, so I apologize in for the flood of blackberry recipes, but that is what we are eating.

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Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

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/ Erin

Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
/ Erin

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

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
/ Erin

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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/ Erin

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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/ Erin

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