Caponata

Caponata

I cannot begin to tell you how hard I fell for this. As promised it’s sweet and sour but also luscious without being unctuous.  I followed the advice in the comments section and sauteed cubed eggplant in the same pan before adding the other ingredients, no need...
Peach-Blueberry Crisp

Peach-Blueberry Crisp

Tomatoes get the lion’s share of attention this time of year, and rightly so, but let’s not forget how insanely delicious blueberries and peaches are right now.  I’ve been a tad obsessed with blueberries in particular, eating half a pint every...
Pasta alla Genovese

Pasta alla Genovese

It seems almost impossible not to make pesto in the summer when bouquets of basil are everywhere, screaming “pulverize me and toss me with fettuccine!”  Before you know it we will be back to the tiny, pricey little boxes of the stuff so let’s get on...
Pork-Fennel Burger

Pork-Fennel Burger

As delightful as grilling is (and short-lived for those of us who live in colder climes) there might come a point in the season when you feel like you’ve done it all.  You’ve ventured beyond hamburgers, brats and steaks to beer-can chicken, peaches, beef...