Jake’s Autumn Squash Pot

Jake’s Autumn Squash Pot

This delicious, filling, vegetarian stew combines winter squash, beans, peppers, and onions with interesting seasonings such as cocoa, cinnamon, and cumin. If you'd like to add meat, use cooked sausage, bacon, or high-quality ground beef pork, chicken, or...
Cilantro Pesto

Cilantro Pesto

When we mentioned cilantro pesto on one of those occasions of abundant herbs, someone asked, “What the heck do you do with it?” Dot it on a cornmeal crust as the base for a Mexican-style pizza. Use it as the binding sauce with basil pad thai noodles and shrimp. Make...
Roasted High-Season Vegetable Sauce

Roasted High-Season Vegetable Sauce

When I make this roasted veggie sauce, I do a holy load. We sometimes pick up as many as eight bags of booty this time of year and need to use it or lose it. I freeze most of it, but I give a lot of it away as a smooth sauce. My friends’ faces light up when I walk...
Grilled Eggplant Slices

Grilled Eggplant Slices

These delectable slices are equally good hot off the grill or at room temperature, either naked on their own or dressed up. This recipe calls for globe eggplants, but you can use any type of eggplant, including the slender Asian ones sliced lengthwise (these will cook...
Strawberry and Goat Cheese Pizza

Strawberry and Goat Cheese Pizza

This nontraditional take on pizza will have your taste buds exploding with savory goat cheese and strawberries marinated in a white balsamic...
Abidjan Cabbage Salad

Abidjan Cabbage Salad

This is a fresh take on the traditional coleslaw, featuring carrot and pineapple, plus a dressing flavored with lemon and orange juice for citrusy brilliance....
Salade Niçoise

Salade Niçoise

Do not toss this salad; it should look arranged. This Riviera favorite goes best with vinaigrette dressing. You don’t have to cook much—just boil the eggs and potatoes and steam the green beans (or pick them up at a salad bar for a no-cook meal). Then open a can and a...
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