Category Archives: asparagus

Shaved Asparagus Salad with Anchovy Vinaigrette

There are those days when you just feel lucky. The world might not be perfect and your life might not be perfect, but when you put things into perspective, you can’t help but think that life is grand. All too … Continue reading

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Asparagus Frittata: When Brunch Strikes

A friend of mine recently celebrated her birthday by throwing herself a brunch. It was a novel idea and something that felt fresh. Every year, I go out to dinner with friends. Every year, we go to a bar or … Continue reading

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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

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For the Meatatarian You Love

Musical Pairings: Stars – Heart & Kobe Beef Sirloin Roast “I feel like love is in the kitchen with a culinary eye. I think he’s making something special and I’m smart enough to try.” Ok, ok: so that quote isn’t … Continue reading

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A Spring Minestrone in the Dead of California Winter (Not)

Those of you who live in California are probably pretty thrilled to be enjoying summer temperatures in what’s usually the dead of winter (which usually involves temperatures in the 40s and rain). Like you, I’ve been dusting off my open … Continue reading

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