Roasted Radishes with Honey, Lemon, and Thyme

Roasted Radishes: My step-by-step recipe!What's crispy-tender and slightly-sweet? My own, special version of roasted radishes! Enjoy them as a healthy snack, or serve them as a side dish. You can even turn them into sexy seasonal Crostini, as I did last night. Here's the step-by-step recipe: Read more »

A Green, Yellow, and Red Vegetable Tian

veggie tian 2 pixwb - CopyTake some thinly-sliced veggies, bake them on a bed of caramelized onions and beneath a layer of cheese, and what do you get? An elegant side dish that everybody loves! Here's my step-by-step recipe: Read more »

Crispy, Gluten-free Latkes!

079What's so special about these potato pancakes, or Latkes? Well, they are crispy-crunchy on the outside, and creamy-dreamy on the inside. They are gluten-free, too! My step-by-step recipe: Read more »

GF Bacon and Sausage Stuffing Balls!

IMG_1963Oh, baby. These stuffing balls are so delicious that I can't stop eating them! Brenda Johnson, my taste-tester, loves 'em, too. I'm talking about a crispy exterior, and a savory, sumptuous interior. They are gluten-free, too, since I made them with tapioca bread crumbs. Need a nifty side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas? This recipe is for you: Read more »

Roasted Cabbage Rounds

IMG_7255SILLY ME. I planted a big crop of cabbage last May. And then, as August and harvest-time approached, I suddenly remembered that...I don't like cabbage. Read more »

Kevin’s Braised Fennel (GF)

IMG_1207TAKE SOME COMMON FENNEL "BULBS," braise them in an aromatic brew, top them with a little Parmesan cheese and some feathery fennel fronds, and what do you get? A sexy side dish that I promise you will love. The easy recipe: Read more »

Chestnuts Boiling in a Covered Pot

IMG_5896SURE, I miss a few things from my New York City days. I miss walking to restaurants. I miss hopping on the subway to see a Broadway show. And I miss noshing on the warm, fragrant chestnuts offered by street vendors during the holiday season. Whoops. Scratch that last item. Chestnuts are a cinch to prepare at home. Wherever that might be. Read more »