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  • Creamy Zucchini and New Potato Soup
    May 26, 2021

    Creamy Zucchini and New Potato Soup

    This is the season where you can't decide if you want a warm comforting soup or a fresh crispy salad, if you need to put on your rain coat or your short shorts, if you should go camping or stay...

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  • Fresh Cheese Gnocchi
    April 28, 2021

    Fresh Cheese Gnocchi

    Inspired by a beloved recipe for ricotta gnocchi, I supplemented the La Mariposa Petit Suisse with chives and garlic and found a superior dumpling! These are so easy to make and are very satisfying. I served mine in a mushroom...

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  • Kale Caesar - Spring Edition
    April 25, 2021

    Kale Caesar - Spring Edition

    Sometimes you just want a big kale Caesar salad. There's nothing wrong with that! Hearty, flavorful kale is the perfect base for the rich, creamy dressing. I toss in chopped radishes and charred spring onions for color, texture and flavor!...

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  • Spring on Toast
    April 18, 2021

    Spring on Toast

    Asparagus is here! I'd like to shout it from the roof top, wear a crown of asparagus stalks and parade around town with an asparagus scepter! But instead, I am in my kitchen thinking up new ways to eat one...

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  • Fennel and Citrus Salad
    March 24, 2021

    Fennel and Citrus Salad

    I love fennel a LOT. This is one of my favorite salads because it is so beautiful, so fresh and really showcases the last of the winter citrus with the crisp, crunchy ribbons of sweet fennel bulb! 

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  • Salad Lyonaise
    March 10, 2021

    Salad Lyonaise

    This simple French salad is perfect for a cold day. Tossed in a warm bacon fat and shallot vinaigrette and topped with a poached egg, it makes for a healthy and satisfying breakfast or lunch. 

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  • Mushroom Tacos!
    March 7, 2021

    Mushroom Tacos!

    This year I started marinating and roasting mushrooms for the first time. The result is incredible! They absorb flavor like little sponges and when roasted at a high heat in the oven, they get deeply crispy. These mushroom tacos have...

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