Month: August 2014

Grilled Habanero Peach Sauce

Ingredients: 2 cups halved fresh habaneros 2 fresh anaheim or poblano peppers, halved 2 1/2 lb peaches, peeled and quartered 8 cloves garlic 1 medium onion 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1 1/2 cups vinegar 1/2 cup lime juice 1/2 teaspoon powdered roasted ginger salt and pepper Directions: Toss the peppers […]

Dill Pickled Mexican Sour Gherkins

Ingredients: 1 lb Mexican Sour Gherkins (cucamelon) 1/2 Anaheim chile, sliced 1 tablespoon black peppercorns 1 1/2 tablespoon yellow mustard seeds 1 tablespoon dill seed 2 tablespoons minced fresh dill 3/4 cup water 3/4 apple cider vinegar 1 1/2 tablespoons pickling salt or sea salt Directions: Whisk together the water, […]

Roasted Zucchini and Eggplant Farro Salad

Ingredients: 2 yellow zucchini, sliced into 1/2 inch half moons 3 Japanese eggplant, sliced into 1/2 inch half moons 1 cup semi-pearled (semi-perlato) farro 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/4 small red onion, sliced very thinly 3/4 (loose) cup roughly chopped parsley 3 1/2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 1/2 tablespoons […]

Lemon-Jalapeño Steamed Shrimp

Ingredients: 2 jalapenos, sliced into rings 1 small onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 1 lemon, thinly sliced 1 cup water 1 1/2 tablespoons yellow mustard seeds 1 1/2 tablespoons black peppercorns 2 lb fresh shrimp sea salt Directions: Add everything but the shrimp to a large pot. Bring to […]

Cincinnati Chili Dogs

Ingredients: 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 medium onion, chopped 1 lbs lean ground beef 16 oz canned tomato sauce* 1 1/2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar 2 tablespoons chili powder 2 tablespoons cocoa 1 teaspoon allspice 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/2 teaspoon smoked […]

Sardine Tagliatelle

Ingredients: 2/3 cup breadcrumbs, toasted 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 1/2 tablespoons nonpareil capers 1 tablespoon crushed red pepper flakes 2 4-oz cans boneless, smoked sardines in lemon olive oil 3/4 cup roughly chopped Italian parsley 8-9 oz tagliatelle, cooked to package instructions Directions: Heat the […]

Beet & Chèvre Dip

Ingredients: 24 oz peeled, cooked beets* 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 cup 2% (plain) Greek yogurt 5 1/2 oz fresh goat cheese (chèvre) 1 teaspoon ground mustard 1 teaspoon ground garlic 1 teaspoon dillweed 1 1/2 teaspoon lemon pepper seasoning 1 teaspoon sesame seeds 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika sea salt […]