| May 14, 2013
| 6:30 PM
We had some friends over for potluck dinner a few weeks ago, and one couple brought some fennel and citrus to roast, inspired by a recipe in "Jerusalem: A Cookbook" by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi.
Right before pulling the vegetables out of the oven,...
| May 14, 2013
| 9:46 PM
It’s been a long winter. If you’re like many cooks who use the seasons as a guide, you’re longing for something fresh.
Martha Holmberg’s new book, “Fresh Food Nation” (Taunton Press, $22.95), is here to help, with...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:40 PM
For Sonny Lemon, the annual wagon train ride is more than just an opportunity to trace the famous route that opened Washington County to the west — it’s a family tradition that goes back more than 20 years.
Lemon, a Boonsboro native, first...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Jacob Anaya had some big shoes to fill when he was named chef at Azul one year ago. Michelle Bernstein came to fame here. Clay Conley, who oversees not one but two Palm Beach restaurants, cooked here.
Each chef brought a unique perspective to the...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Over the past week, I've learned that many people love tartar sauce, and that a lot of people make their own.
Lois Fischer, for instance, believes that fish has no taste. “It's all in the tartar sauce,” she wrote in an email.
| May 8, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Mother's Day is Sunday, and if you're wondering where to celebrate with Mom, here are 24 restaurants offering options such as free Champagne with brunch, blueberry French toast, squash blossom enchiladas and, of course, the bottomless mimosa.
| May 7, 2013
| 11:12 AM
This dish has been served at South Florida restaurateur Tony Bova's various restaraunts. A version using flounder is now the menu at his Mario's Osteria, 1400 Glades Road, Boca Raton. (561-239-7000, mariososteria.com)
| May 11, 2013
1 hour. Serves 4 to 6 as an appetizer
1 cup bulgur, medium (No. 2) or fine (No. 1) (about 5.5 ounces)
1 cup hot water
3 small green onions
5 tablespoons fruity extra-virgin olive oil, or more to taste, divided
1 brown onion (about 8...
| May 12, 2013
In the love triangle that is "The Great Gatsby," Champagne is like the hypotenuse, a thread that runs long and strong opposite the namesake star of the new movie. Bottles upon bottles of Moet & Chandon are swilled and spilled at the movie's Jazz Age...
| May 15, 2013
Well, look who's jumping on the bandwagon. That's what I thought when I heard that Martha Stewart had compiled a vegetarian cookbook. Yet the book, "Meatless: More Than 200 of the Very Best Vegetarian Recipes" (Clarkson Potter, $25), from the kitchens...
| May 1, 2013
Sweet! The kids are coming home for Mother's Day weekend. I'll do the grocery shopping, and they'll cook (well, one meal anyway). They plan on making Sunday brunch — our family's favorite. However, these young adults stay out late on Saturday...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Paris-based gastro-fest Le Fooding alighted on the courtyard of the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA for two days over the weekend, all strung lights, French DJs and celebrated chefs from the City of Light. It was the first Le Fooding event in Los Angeles,...