Category Archives: Ad Hoc

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

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Dungeness Crab Cakes with Roasted Pepper Vinaigrette

To me, crab cakes are the quintessential go-big food. And Thomas Keller’s crab cakes from his Ad Hoc at Home cookbook? Well, they can only be called go-big and bigger. These crab cakes tested my relationship…sort of. Well, only to … Continue reading

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Thomas Keller’s Fall Salad, in Winter

Hello, there. Happy New Year. 2010…Can you believe it? I’m certainly still in awe. We had a lovely celebration this year, first by ourselves, and then with a small group of friends. Unlike past years, we decided to cook in … Continue reading

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