Tag: vegan

Fig and Olive Tapenade with rosemary and goat cheese is an easy holiday party appetizer

Easy Party Appetizer – Fig and Olive Tapenade

‘Tis the season for holiday parties – both hosting and guesting.  Conventional wisdome says you’re never supposed to arrive at a party empty-handed, and while a bottle of champagne is always a safe choice, if …
Roast Parsnip Chips

Roasted Parsnips and My First Thanksgiving

The first Thanksgiving dinner I was responsible for was during my junior year of college.  I was studying abroad in London, and our program head offered to purchase ingredients and offer up the kitchen (in …
Thanskgiving Side String Beans with Herbs

Roasted Green Beans with Herbs and Scallions

I think of Thanksgiving dinner as existing in tiers of  necessity.  First, there must be a turkey.  That’s non-negotiable (unless you’re a vegetarian, of course, but we’re talking Norman Rockwell here).  Turkey is a core …
Quick Tomato Peach Gazpacho

Quick Tomato Peach Gazpacho

The end of August is not the easiest of times. The novelty of summer has worn off, lost its gloss and charm. Summer camps are over, the last suitcases from vacation are half unpacked and …
Back to Basics:  Homemade Salad Dressing

Back to Basics: Homemade Salad Dressing

<a title="Vinaigrette 101 by The Domestic Front, on Flickr" href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/amusebouches/7222725590/"><img alt="Vinaigrette 101" src="http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5451/7222725590_69871db455.jpg" width="500" height="333" /></a><br /> Despite what my husband thinks, I do try to avoid foodie preciousness. I'm short on time, like everyone …
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