Category Archives: Recipes

Recipe: Flor de Jamaica Poached Pears

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...
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HATCH SALSA VERDE RECIPE

I embrace the end of summer for so many reasons. Living in Los Angeles, I am usually completely done with the heat waves that can last all the way through October. Climate change is real people. Yet, when I start seeing announcements at local grocery...
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CHILI CON CARNE — CAN YOU TAKE THE HEAT?

I've been messing with this chili recipe now for many years. I've made it with turkey, chicken, ground beef, chorizo, but I've finally come to terms that it's the Beef Chili that I prefer. I wanted a chili that would permeate the entire house with...
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