Squash, Carrot, Feta and Pistachio Salad

This dish has the advantage of being GORGEOUS, and as people eat with their eyes….therefore….perfect. I improvised this dish for our 2020 Oscar’s party, and was both happy with how it turned out and it’s name: Gourd vs. Fetarri. You’re welcome. Ingredients:┬áserves 6-8 as a side dish 1 butternut squash 3-4 carrots 3-4 scallions 3-5…

Lentil and Kale Salad

In the spirit of this blog: ugly picture, truly delicious…I promise. This salad hails from Bon Appetit and caused me to vow to: 1) infuse more oils, and 2) use more cumin seed in all things. This salad is good as a main dish by itself, but if you want to mix it up, would…

Thai Chicken Meatball Soup

This is a wonderful NYT recipe that somehow achieves really rich and complex flavors without too much work and zero complicated ingredients. The recipe list calls for spinach but I think swiss chard or kale would work wonderfully and hold up better for leftovers should you be so inspired. The original recipe calls for this…