Category Archives: rice

Chicken & Brown Rice: The Surprise Frontrunner

I like a one pot meal. It’s no wonder I’m really into soups, stews and ‘bowls’ of all kinds (brown rice, bulgur, couscous). There is something so homey about creating a meal that blends together a melange of ingredients that … Continue reading

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Saffron Risotto with Tarragon and Shrimp: A Friend Comes to Town

Having a good friend (that, notably, lives 500 miles away) over for dinner is truly one of my greatest joys in life. Few things make me feel as good as feeding the people that I love. After all, food is … 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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