Category: Vegetables

Green Beans With Almond Gremolata

Green Beans With Almond Gremolata

Green bean casserole was a dish my mom, and millions others, make for Thanksgiving. It’s a reliable, love-hate dish, that many of us have had at least once in our lives, if not more. Many, including my mother, still make this dish, but many, like 

Broccolini With Candied Pecans

Broccolini With Candied Pecans

Broccolini is definitely a favorite, but then again, there are not many vegetables I don’t love. This recipe for broccolini with candied pecans was a no-brainer for me, the perfect blending of a few simple things I’m fond of. But broccolini is a confusing vegetable 

Golden Beet Carpaccio With Oregano Vinaigrette

Golden Beet Carpaccio With Oregano Vinaigrette

Golden beet carpaccio has been a favorite dish of mine this summer. To be honest, I’ve always been fond of beets and this dish merely reflects my love of this simple, yet  incredibly flavorful, vegetable. Beetroot is the taproot portion of a beet plant. In Canada and 

Cabbage And Potato Pancakes

Cabbage And Potato Pancakes

My love of savory pancakes is no secret. Latkes are a stable in my house and not just during Hanukkah. I still prefer a crispy scallion pancakes over cake, but I know there are not many that would say that. This is a recipe for 

Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Almonds & Pomegranate

Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Almonds & Pomegranate

Love them or hate them, Brussels sprouts have been considered a tradition at Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations for centuries. My childhood memories of sprouts are not flattering. Most of my friends have similar stories. To clarify, there is nothing more unappealing than a mushy, flavorless, overcooked 

Scandinavian Pickled Cucumbers

Scandinavian Pickled Cucumbers

More than 1,000 years ago the Vikings were preserving fish (pre-refrigeration) with some combination of salt and vinegar. Modern-day Danes continue to do the same. Today, Pickling is still considered a cornerstone of traditional Danish food. From fish to cucumbers, people in Denmark pickle just about