Archive of ‘Vegetarian’ category

Herb Frittata with Feta, Green Onions and Arugula

We had some of our friends over for brunch Sunday morning.”Why don’t we make them poached eggs?” Oliver asked seconds after we were brainstorming brunch ideas. Oliver has a sort of obsession with poached eggs and has spent weeks (or is it months?) perfecting his poaching skills. But, true to habit, we still went browsing […] Read more…

 

Sweet Potato Fries with Parsley and Caper Mayonnaise

Oliver and I were contemplating going out for dinner, when, suddenly, I noticed our two lonely sweet potatoes that we hadn’t gotten around to using this week. Sometimes, the best meals are built around a single item, and this smelled like that kind of night. I had published these sweet potato fries while working on […] Read more…

 

Portobello Mushroom, Spring Onion and Pine Nut Pasta

To tell you the truth I wasn’t planning on posting this recipe. I was making a quick lunch yesterday, was in a hurry to head out the door and then realized that this was exactly what I needed to write about… the fact that sometimes we have very little time to make ourselves a quick […] Read more…

 

Mushroom and Roquefort Tartelettes

So.. it has been a while since I was able to write. It’s not that I haven’t been cooking, I’ve actually been cooking more than I ever have before but I’ve had little time to blog about it. Now that I have a little more time, you can be sure that what I have been […] Read more…

 

Caponata-stuffed Mushrooms

I have been meaning to post my caponata recipe for a while. I like this recipe because it can be applied to so many different dishes. You can serve the caponata simply tossed with penne, served with a firm piece of fish, to top a bruschetta, or, as I’ve done here, as a filling for […] Read more…

 

Soba Noodles with Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauces, either as a dipping sauce, or with chicken skewers or noodles, occupy a central place in the pantheon of North Americanized Asian cuisine and are always very popular. I find that restaurants often make the sauces a little too sweet, so I had a fun time trying to balance the different flavors making […] Read more…

 

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