Cooking with Wine: Some Favorite Recipes

As I promised in today's Seasonal Pantry, which you can read here, I'm posting links to some of my favorite recipes that call for wine. Because I use it so frequently, it is impossible to include all the recipes here. I've chosen those most suited to fall and winter and [...]

By | November 14th, 2012|0 Comments

Dress Your Turkey in Something New: Polenta

Looking for something a bit different for Thanksgiving dinner? Try one of Seasonal Pantry's nontraditional dressings. The first of three posts.

By | November 22nd, 2011|3 Comments

My Meat Box, Part 2: A Little Chicken

As I cook my way through my first subscription to a meat CSA, I am increasingly pleased with the results. But you don't need to be a subscriber to enjoy these recipes for local pastured chicken from small producers.

By | February 23rd, 2011|5 Comments

Spaghetti Carbonara: It’s Not Just For Thanksgiving

Years ago, writer Calvin Trillin suggested replacing traditional turkey with spaghetti carbonara as the official Thanksgiving dish. That's probably never going to happen but that doesn't mean you shouldn't pay attention to the classic Roman dish at this time of year. It's a perfect main course for Sunday night supper.

By | December 5th, 2010|3 Comments