Steven Raichlen's perfect ribs, fragrant with spice and smoke and tender enough to pull apart with your fingers.
Pumpkin Pancakes with Curacao Liqueur Sauce (Arepas)
Pureed roasted pumpkin stars in these dessert pancakes.
Amped-Up Red Pepper Paste
Slathered on chicken or mixed with a bit of mayonnaise and used as a dip for shrimp, the sauce uses sweet and smoked paprika.
Penne with Eggplant, Thyme and Goat Cheese
When summer eggplant is in season, try this yummy pasta dish that features tomatoes and goat cheese.