General Reading for 11/13/2016

Lasagna Roll Ups | Spinach Artichoke Lasagna Roll Up Recipe | Two Peas & Their Pod tags: bs lasagna pasta spinach artichoke Roasted Butternut Squash Lasagna | bell’ alimento “Something like this Roasted Butternut Squash Lasagna with Crispy Fried Sage. It hits the spot and yes still makes me want…

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Best Food Reading for 11/16/2015

Pumpkin Gruyère Gratin with Thyme recipe | Epicurious.com “Any kind of firm, sweet pumpkin or squash can be used for this recipe. If you want a shortcut, you can buy pre-cubed butternut squash. Just make sure the surface of the squash looks fresh and moist.” tags: f pumpkin gruyère Stuffing…

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Best Food Reading for 10/28/2015

The Fight for Authentic Barbecue – The New Yorker “Rocky Mount is within the eastern North Carolina sphere of influence, where barbecue means the whole hog, chopped, with a vinegar-based sauce that is flavored with pepper. To the west of the DMZ lies territory controlled by the forces of what…

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Best Food Reading for 10/08/2015

Salmon, Red Quinoa, and Arugula Salad Recipe | Epicurious.com “Spicy harissa, a hot pepper sauce, plays off sweet raisins perfectly.” tags:f salmon quinoa salad 10 Vital Grill Tips from the World’s Biggest Barbecue Competition | FWx “Last weekend, 618 teams—both professional and amateur—and over 50,000 fans descended upon Arrowhead Stadium…

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Best Food Reading for 10/05/2015

Potato Side Dishes | Food & Wine “We love these tasty, comforting potato side dishes that range from scalloped potatoes to lemony roasted fingerlings.” tags:f potato Butternut Squash Lasagna Recipe – Ian Knauer | Food & Wine “Roasting the butternut squash makes for a tender and creamy sauce.” tags:f squash…

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Best Food Reading for 10/04/2015

Recipe: Chicken Tikka Masala — Weeknight Dinner Recipes from The Kitchn | The Kitchn “Although chicken tikka masala is more British than Indian, you’d be hard-pressed to find an Indian restaurant that doesn’t have this creamy, bright-orange dish featured prominently on its menu. But if you do, you’re welcome to…

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Best Food Reading for 09/25/2015

Fettuccine with Shiitakes and Asparagus Recipe | Epicurious.com “For this seasonal (and vegetarian) twist on carbonara, stir the yolk into your portion while the pasta is still steaming hot.” tags: f asparagus Butternut Squash Gnocchi with Sage Brown Butter Recipe | Epicurious.com “For perfect gnocchi, don’t work the dough too…

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Best Food Reading for 09/14/2015

Cajun Shrimp Stew With Potatoes “Authentic Cajun dishes typically include three important ingredients, bell peppers, onions and celery. These are combined with aromatic herbs and spices such as cayenne, bay leaf, black pepper and parsley. This creates a distinctive flavor which has now become unique to Cajun cooking. The main…

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Post mortem on the 2009 vegetable garden

Last year I blogged about the vegetable garden I put in and my trials and tribulations in protecting it from critters. Today my garden looks like what’s shown in the photo on the right. I live and garden in the northwest corner of New York State in the United States.…

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