We got hooked on these in California. If you throw in a little pancetta or chopped bacon before roasting, it suddenly becomes a light main.
After making pastry cream for years, I found a forgotten box of Jello vanilla pudding in the back of the pantry. It brought up fond memories from my childhood, and so I pulled it out and mixed it up.
There are boiled carrots… and there are roasted carrots, and they aren’t even the same vegetable.
This dish was inspired by our extended stay at the Westin in Sydney, Australia. The club lounge offered them every morning with breakfast.
Green veggies ask for a light hand when exposed to heat. Here’s how to do it right… bright green, al dente and delicious.
Insalata caprese (ka-PREE-zee) is Italian for “Salad of Capri”.
Our daughter, Jessi, absolutely loves mashed potatoes, and so in June of 2006 she and I set out to create the mashed potatoes of our dreams. She wanted rich, flavorful, indulgent potatoes… I wanted potatoes that managed to taste indulgent, without all the remorse.