Category Archives: Side Dishes

Sea Bounty

Knowing that the season for sea asparagus is a short one and soon to come to a close, I was relieved to have made it to the farmers’ market yesterday just in time to nab the last bag of it … Continue reading

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To Sup, Perchance To Dine

Continuing the Blue Plate Special theme, in which I hope to provide you with some quick-to-prepare meal ideas for those busy weeknights…..may I suggest a combination plate of quinoa, mushrooms, and green beans. When I first tried quinoa I found … Continue reading

Posted in ASIAGO, Blue Plate Specials, bulgur, cheese, Green Beans, Mushrooms, olives, POMEGRANATE, Portobellos, pumpKin seeds, Quinoa, Side Dishes, simple food, TALEGGIO, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Midas Touch for Potatoes

From somewhere, (though it continues to elude my periodical searches in the multitude of cookbooks here), is this recipe for Sicilian Potatoes.  It’s been altered, of course, along the way, to what extent I’m not even sure.  I think it … Continue reading

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When Life Gives You Rutabagas

Don’t ‘turnup’ your nose.  Instead, give them a chance to show how wonderful they can be with just a bit of preparation.  Also known as ‘Swedish Turnips’, they don’t exactly scream out for your attention in the markets, as would … Continue reading

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Full Hunter’s Moon Approach

Being as the Harvest Moon has already come and gone, (what?!) (I know!), let’s look to the approach of the Full Hunter’s Moon before it’s too late. The Harvest Moon, which happened way back on the 12th of September, is … Continue reading

Posted in BEETS, Cole Slaw, Compote, DESSERT, gluten-free, Mushrooms, PARFAIT, Pilaf, Plums, POMEGRANATE, Quinoa, salad, Side Dishes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment