Seared Fresh California Black Mission Figs
These delicious figs are sprinkled with sugar and seared in a hot cast iron skillet.
Spiced Port Poached California Figs with Honeyed Cream
Figs are poached in a delicious combination of spices and port wine then served with a creamy honey sauce.
Brussels Sprout Salad with Parmesan and Walnuts
Thinly sliced Brussels sprouts make a terrific slaw.
Mexican Cole Slaw with Cilantro Vinaigrette
Cilantro adds a punch to this slaw made with Savoy cabbage.
Indian Cole Slaw with Mango, Cilantro and Golden Raisins
Sweet mango and raisins star in this Indian-inspired slaw.
Vietnamese Cole Slaw with Ginger and Carrots
A great combination of flavors to complement any Asian-inspired menu.
Grown-Up Mac and Cheese
Though it takes a little more foresight to make mac and cheese from scratch, you’ll be so glad you did. This one is baked stovetop and finished under the broiler for a bubbly top without all the fuss.
In the squash family, you have plenty of choice between pumpkin, butternut squash, and several other varieties. It all depends what you can find in the market. But if you do spot a Muscade de Provence, pounce on it, as it is particularly tasty.
Turnip and Sweet Potato Gratin
This simple recipe starring turnips and sweet potatoes makes a great side to most meat entrees.