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Wondering What to Grill Today? How About Herbed Lamb Burgers!

These were truly epic lamb burgers. A few factors that made them so good — the lamb was very local. I got it a couple of weeks ago (frozen!) at the Flying Fish Company, which is conveniently located about five blocks from our house on the weekend. Yeah, I know it’s lamb and not […]

Cornflake-Crusted Halibut (or Salmon) with Chile-Cilantro Aioli

Hello! Yes, I am back from hiatus, otherwise known as Big-Spring-SW Roadtrip! So, come back blog traffic, come back… Um, hello?

Yes, well, anyway. The other day I was leafing through an old Cooking Light magazine (from 2007, I think) and I came across this recipe. I was intrigued. Cornflakes…on fish? Sure! Why not. […]

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberries & Toasted Walnuts

Ah, Oregon! Where it’s pancake weather until at least mid-June! This was a very nice brunch after our return from vacation and it was honestly very awesome to cook in my own kitchen again. Sigh. I missed you kitchen!

These pancakes are very light and flavorful, with just a hint of nutmeg and a […]

Really Late FFwD: Bacon, Mushroom & Spinach Quiche

Oh, this French Fridays with Dorie is so late! I knew we would be on vacation when it was due but my plan was to post about it while on vacation. Yeah…didn’t do that. So here it is, 2 weeks later. I guess better late than never?

A link to everyone’s quiches. And here […]

FFwD: Tourteau de Chevre

Short and sweet today, because I am tired. French Fridays with Dorie: Goat cheese cheesecake edition. Delicious! Go!

1. I was the lazy this week and used store bought crust. Oh, the shame! 2. But to make up for that, over half the chevre I used was homemade! In that mound, I layered in […]