Tag Archives: Tomatoes

Okra and Tomato Saute

Okra and Tomato Saute From Nola Cuisine If you grew up in the Midwest, I’d bet good money that you’ve never eaten an okra-centric dish.  We certainly had not.  The closest I’d really gotten to the veggie was a dusty jar of pickled okra that I recently found in the back of my fridge and…

Oven Roasted Tomatoes

Oven Roasted Tomatoes From the Honeymoon Kitchen It is officially Fall in Chicago.  That’s probably a false statement, considering Midwestern weather loves to throw us for a loop on a regular basis, and next week it will probably be 90 degrees, but this weekend has been decidedly Fall.  And in honor of the weekend chill,…

Bologna Bolognese

Bologna Bolognese From Terrence Gallivan and Seth Siegal-Gardner, via Tasting Table Remember the old “Letter to the Editor” column in newspapers?  If someone felt strongly enough about an article, or perhaps was displeased with the author, they could meticulously construct a letter on the topic, send it to the publisher, and maybe, just maybe, see…

Chilaquiles-Style Roasted Chicken Thighs

Chilaquiles-Style Roasted Chicken Thighs From Food & Wine Ah, chilaquiles.  For a dish many people have probably never heard of, I’ve come to realize that we have quite a few renditions on the blog.  First there was a version we created ourselves, in an attempt to replicate our favorite brunch item.  Then we saw a verde…

Ricotta Meatballs

Ricotta Meatballs Adapted from Michael Symon and Cinnamon Spice & Everything Nice Sometimes life throws you challenges.  For example: use up all the leftover cheese from your recent Wine and Cheese Party before it goes bad.  Ok, so that’s kind of the best challenge ever.  But worth consideration none the less, because for a cheese lover like…