Monthly Archives: April 2010

Spring: Roasted Asparagus Soup with Spring Herb Gremolata

If you haven’t figured it out yet, I like soup. I like it a lot. My grandfather would argue that vegetarian soup is not really a meal, but I beg to differ. Perhaps I could convince him with a little … Continue reading

Posted in asparagus, food music blog, herbs, Musical Pairings, seasonal, soup, sour cream, spring | 3 Comments

Lemon-Oregano Grilled Jumbo Shrimp

Last week hit me like a ton of bricks. From an overwhelmingly busy work week to dealing with the sudden take-down of Musical Pairings, it was a good thing I could at least look forward to having two days off. … Continue reading

Posted in food music blog, lemon, Musical Pairings, oregano, recipes, Shrimp | 5 Comments

Why You Can’t Find Musical Pairings

Dear devoted readers of eating/sf and Musical Pairings, we are the latest victims of Google’s war on music blogs. It’s true. You may be wondering why all of the links to Musical Pairings have been removed. We’ve heard of a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 13 Comments

Baked, Spiced ‘Corn Nuts,’ Guest Posting and Dum Dum Girls

*This post also appears as a guest post over at one of my favorite blogs called The Kitchn. I’m honored that the kind folks there approached me to contribute to their snack series this month. After reading comments that this … Continue reading

Posted in food music blog, hominy, smoked paprika, snacks, The Kitchn, weekend | 2 Comments

Crispy Duck with Udon Noodles

Duck is the sort of thing I generally only order at expensive restaurants as a once-in-a-while treat. When I want to give myself a pat on the back, or celebrate an occasion, I say, “I’m going to have the duck.” … Continue reading

Posted in crispy duck, duck, Musical Pairings, Saveur, udon noodles | 5 Comments

Tartine’s Biscuity Buttermilk Scones

If you have never been to Tartine Bakery in San Francisco, and you’re not going to find yourself there anytime soon, please invite a handful of (good) friends over and make a batch of these delectable scones. I have made … Continue reading

Posted in breakfast, buttermilk, currants, food music blog, Musical Pairings, scones, tea | 12 Comments

Grilled Salmon with Lime Butter Sauce + Motown Mix

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted a salmon recipe here, which is somewhat surprising. It’s probably the fish I’ve eaten the most over the course of my life. It’s in some ways, my favorite fish. I love it … Continue reading

Posted in food music blog, grilled fish, lime, Musical Pairings, salmon | 3 Comments

Roasted Monkfish with Romesco Sauce

Ok, here’s the deal. Before you commit yourself to making this recipe, do not–I repeat–do not do a Google image search for monkfish. Just don’t do it? Ok? Because if you do, you might just miss out on one of … Continue reading

Posted in Ad Hoc, baby leeks, fish, food music blog, monkfish, Musical Pairings, romesco sauce, Thomas Keller | 7 Comments

Creamy Carrot Soup and Plans

Life doesn’t always go according to plan. It’s a concept I’m still trying to come to terms with. You see, this morning while having brunch with one of my oldest friends, we talked about the Enneagram Test and came to … Continue reading

Posted in carrots, comfort food, food music blog, heavy cream, Musical Pairings, soup | 2 Comments