Tag: fennel fronds

Steelhead Trout with Fennel and Cara Cara Oranges

Ingredients: 1 small bulb fennel, very thinly sliced 1 small onion or shallot, thinly sliced 1 Cara Cara orange, thinly sliced 1 lb steelhead trout filets 1/4 teaspoon fennel pollen salt freshly ground pepper fennel fronds Preheat oven to 325. Lightly oil a 1 1/2-2 quart baking dish (I used […]

Watercress-Fennel Soup with Chicken-Parmesan Meatballs

Ingredients: meatballs: 1 lb ground chicken 1/3 cup (loose) chopped Italian parsley 1/4 cup grated Parmesan 1/4 cup breadcrumbs 1/2 teaspoon granulated garlic salt freshly ground black pepper soup: 4 cloves garlic, sliced 2 parsnips, sliced 1 small bulb fennel (bulb and stalks sliced) 2 stalks celery, sliced 1 onion, […]

Fennel Potato au Gratin

Ingredients: 3 lb Russet potatoes, peeled and sliced into 1/4 inch thick rounds 2 1/2 tablespoons butter 1 small bulb fennel, sliced into 1/4 inch thick half-moons 1 medium onion, sliced into 1/4 inch thick half-moons 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/3 cup flour 2 cups whole milk 1 cup chicken […]

Upcycled Crab, Tomato, Cucumber + Mozz Salad

Ingredients: 1/3-1/2 cup leftover blue crab meat (from 3 large crabs) 10 fresh mozzarella pearls 1/2 pint grape tomatoes 1 cucumber, chopped 2-3 tablespoons white wine vinegar 1 tablespoon chopped basil 1 tablespoon fennel fronds sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Toss all ingredients together until thoroughly combined. My […]

Fennel-Potato Latkes

Ingredients: 4 cups grated Russet potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes) 2 bulbs fennel, grated 1/4 cup chopped fennel fronds, leafy parts only 1 medium onion, grated 2 eggs, beaten 1/4 cup matzo meal sea salt freshly ground black pepper canola oil Directions: In a large cast iron skillet or other […]

Pickled Asparagus with Fennel

Ingredients: 5 pounds asparagus, cut into jar sized pieces 1 large fennel bulb, thinly sliced 1 oz fresh dill, chopped 1 oz fennel fronds, chopped 4 cloves garlic 8 fresh bay leaves 4 1/2 cups water 5 cups white vinegar 1/3 cup pickling salt 3 teaspoons black peppercorns 3 teaspoons […]

Fennel-Orange Pickled Shrimp

Ingredients: 3 lb shrimp, peeled, deveined and steamed 6 green onions, chopped 1/2 Cara Cara orange, thinly sliced 1 bulb fennel, thinly sliced 1 small onion, thinly sliced juice of 2 Cara Cara oranges 1/2 cup white wine vinegar 3 tablespoons sherry vinegar 1 jalapeno, thinly sliced 3 cloves garlic, […]

Clam & Fennel Linguine

Ingredients: 1 onion, finely chopped 1 bulb fennel, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon anchovy paste 1/2 cup dry white wine 8 oz bottled clam juice 9 oz fresh linguine, cooked 50 little neck clams freshly ground black pepper 1/3 cup chopped fresh parsley Directions: Heat some olive oil […]

Smoked Trout & Cave-aged Gruyère Bites

Ingredients: 12 olive oil “tapas” crackers 2 hard-boiled eggs, sliced 4 oz smoked trout, flaked 3 oz cave-aged Gruyère, cut into small shapes 12 small bits of fennel fronds 1-2 teaspoons delicata squash oil 1/2-1 teaspoon fennel pollen Directions: Arrange the crackers on a platter. Top each with a slice […]

Fennel Risotto

Ingredients:5 cups chicken stock1 fennel bulb, chopped1 (loose) cup fennel fronds, lightly chopped1 medium onion, finely chopped2 tablespoons olive oil2 cups Arborio rice1/3 cup Parmesan, grated2 tablespoons olive oil1 tablespoons sweet vermouth1 tablespoon butter saltpepper In a saucepan, bring the broth to a simmer. Heat oil and butter in a […]