Category Archives for Recipes

Pickling recipes and tips from local chefs

Originally published in the September 2014 issue of Buffalo Spree magazine. Brad Rowell’s pickled cherry tomatoes 1 pound cherry tomatoes 1 cup white balsamic vinegar 1 cup water 4 teaspoons salt 3 teaspoons sugar 2 tablespoons fresh thyme 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

02. February 2015 by Nina
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Canning tips and resources

Originally published in the September 2014 issue of Buffalo Spree magazine.  You want to try your hand at canning, but don’t know where to begin. There are many resources in our area and at your fingertips to help you take … Continue reading

24. January 2015 by Nina
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Thanksgiving Dishes to Pass

You promised you would bring something to Thanksgiving and you just realized you need to get on that. Well, fear not. Here’s a list of a bunch of recipes–side dishes and desserts–that you can make in as little as 15 … Continue reading

26. November 2014 by Nina
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Calabrian Walnut Cake, Torta di Noci

Browsing Twitter recently, this recipe caught my eye. It didn’t have a pretty picture. It seemed like a real peasant dish of a dessert to be honest. But it sounded like something my dad’s family would make in his hometown … Continue reading

18. November 2014 by Nina
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Come and Get It: 11.3.15

It’s November already, folks. That’s intense. But you know what’s great? Baking and cooking when the weather gets chilly. I adore it. I’m in bread baking mode. And otherwise, there’s BreadHive. Buffalo Food My friends Donnie Burtless and Christa Glennie … Continue reading

03. November 2014 by Nina
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What to Cook: from weeknight dinner to Sunday brunch

Need inspiration to get you through the week’s mundane meals or to prepare for more special occasions? Check out these ideas for a variety of purposes. Monday night dinner Greek: Marinate lamb steaks the evening before to be able to … Continue reading

11. August 2014 by Nina
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Salted Caramel Blackberry Brownies

Last weekend, I set out to make a new chocolate dessert for my family to share at our Memorial Day picnic gathering. An unusual one came to mind after a display of gorgeous blackberries caught my eye at the Lexington Co-Op: … Continue reading

01. June 2014 by Nina
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