Cider Vinaigrette

Without vinaigrette dressing I don’t know how I would manage our weekly CSA veggie delivery.  Too much lettuce?  Time for a big salad.  A weird root vegetable we’ve never seen before?  Roast it then dredge in dressing.  Too many potatoes?  Warm potato salad in a vinaigrette dressing.  Most vegetables that require cooking taste good roasted […]

Warm Potato Salad with Bacon Vinaigrette

Potatoes and bacon.  Seriously, what could be better than that? For this recipe you’ll need: 1 1/2 pounds Yukon gold potatoes 1/4 pound bacon chopped in small pieces 1 medium onion finely diced 1 tablespoon cider vinegar 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon honey salt & pepper Cook the potatoes (whole and unpeeled) in a […]

Kimchi Pancakes

We’ve had a huge jar of kimchi in our fridge for way too long.  Yesterday I got tired of looking at it.  I wondered just how long it we could keep it before it was too funky to eat.  Is that even possible with kimchi? I decided to try kimchi pancakes.  Pros:  uses a lot […]

Couscous Salad Southwest Style

This is my favorite salad to bring to a summer potluck.  It tastes great (of course), holds up well in the heat and serves a ton of people.  By the end of each summer I suspect my family and friends are sick to death of this salad but that’s just too bad for them! I […]