Category Archives: Side Dish

Pasta salad with Swiss chard pesto

Today I am posting a cold pasta salad. This recipe is perfect for the warmer months to come and it makes large use of Swiss chard in its pesto, so it is perfect for those of you who receive a … Continue reading

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Insalata di Cocomero

So I moved and started my new job about 2 weeks ago, tomorrow I am starting to teach 3 classes, in the last week one of my coauthors has asked me to work on 2 projects and another one asked … Continue reading

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#SRC: Zucchini Oven Fritters

And it is once again time for the Secret Recipe Club reveal. I have to confess this is one of my favorite monthly appointments. It is so much fun tteh This time I was assigned to Lisa’s blog Cook Lisa … Continue reading

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Meeting Nancy Silverton and her beet salad

This post is long overdue. Last month chef Nancy Silverton of Mozza Mia and founder of LaBrea Bakery came to Minneapolis to present her book at Macy’s. I was fortunate enough to get a chance to see her in action … Continue reading

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Braised red cabbage (soup) with pineapple and turnip, and a blood orange chipotle reduction

So tonight I participated in the awesome MMD on-line cook-off by Mary Makes Dinner. I competed with Mary and Amy of What Jew Wanna Eat to create a recipe using 3 surprise ingredients. We got the ingredients by mail and opened them up … Continue reading

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