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- Happy Valentine’s Day! What’s that? You waited until the last minute and now your running a little limp this Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered with this easy cookie recipe. You may know them as: orejas, French hearts, pig’s ears, butterflies, palm leaves, elephant ears, glasses, or simply as Palmiers, this little treat will have your Valentines’ heart aflutter. Whether you are Continue Reading...Read More
- Love is in the air, so why not in our bellies? Six years ago we hosted a Valentine’s Day party for some family and some close friends. The five course tasting menu was designed around our love for each other. The fifth course, the dessert course, was our take on the classic red velvet cake. I added a combo of chile Continue Reading...Read More
- Want an EASY Valentine’s Day? From breakfast to brunch, and beyond, Melissa’s Produce is always there to provide us with the freshest seasonable produce: Cactus pear for a sweet coulis over tequila poached pears. Ripe organic peaches for a spicy hot wing glaze. Tropical passion fruits for a tart vinaigrette. Spiced Forelle pears for a fall pie. And who can Continue Reading...Read More
- Poached pears are of two worlds: Simple, yet complex. Humble, yet elegant. Modest, yet decadent. Something as unassuming as a pear can be transformed into something as graceful as any soufflé or as sophisticated as any croquembouche. A ripe pear on its own is always a satisfying and delicious snack, but why settle for “satisfying” when you can have a Continue Reading...Read More