Veggie Couscous in Coconut Miso Broth

Veggie Couscous in Coconut Miso Broth

  This is my favorite time of year. The weather mellows out and it’s time to start thinking about warming soups, roasting vegetables, braising meats and really just taking the time to cook slowly. During the sunny months, when the last thing you want to 

Green Tortilla Soup with Urfa

Green Tortilla Soup with Urfa

I had a soft serve ice cream cone off of an ice cream truck this past weekend. It’s better than I remember. Plain sugar cone with a large vanilla soft serve swirl that is too white to be naturally flavored. It’s dusk. Imagine 14 adults all 

Roasted Tomato & Wild Rice Soup

Roasted Tomato & Wild Rice Soup

I ate a bagel with cream cheese and Lay’s Salt & Vinegar Chips for lunch every day during my sophomore year of high school. The lunch lady, a larger woman with a thick Jersey accent, never asked for my order since it was so consistent. She 

Lemony Chicken & Rice Soup

Lemony Chicken & Rice Soup

  The Greeks call it Avgolemono. It’s a rich lemon and chicken soup with rice thickened with eggs. No cream or dairy at all yet it’s unbelievably creamy and smooth. Said to cure all illnesses, I just find it incredibly tasty. Sephardic Jews call it Agristada 

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Happy Fall! Happy New Year! Shana Tova! Eat something sweet to ensure a sweet year! Eat something Fall to lessen the need to wear shorturoys (corduroy shorts)… Trey Kerby. Not naming names. In my opinion, it’s the best season. Apples, squash, beets, brussels, carrots, grapes, figs, 

Naengmyun (cold noodle soup)

Naengmyun (cold noodle soup)

                I’m not Italian. I’m not Korean either. But I really, really love Korean food. Thanks to my friend Jane, Kimchi and I were introduced at the age of 10. It’s been a long and fulfilling relationship that 

Pea Soup

Pea Soup

There really is nothing like a great soup. You can pull out any veggie from your fridge or freezer and make something warm and comforting. My mom makes chicken soup at least once a week. I could be miles away and if she knows that 

Hearty Vegetable and Chorizo Soup with Parmigiano Croutons

Hearty Vegetable and Chorizo Soup with Parmigiano Croutons

Back from vacation! Went to an all inclusive in Punta Cana, DR, with a group of 14. Food was crappy, room was pretty gross, but life was so good. We were constantly eating beige food – this consisted of bread, butter, rice, and white kidney