Category Archive: Chefs

Chilled Sesame Soy Soba Salad

Chilled Sesame Soy Soba Salad

Scrumptious! All right. Enough with the alliteration. Let’s get down to business. This recipe was inspired by one of my favorite chefs, Mykl Wu. He alerted me to …

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Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

Say “Hello!” to Ciao Biscotti

See that gorgeous toasted coconut biscotti in the photo? Ask for “biscotti” in Italy, and you might not get one of those “fancy nut-filled, chocolate-drizzled …

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Quick Bites: Twisted Vines on Columbia Pike

Quick Bites: Twisted Vines on Columbia Pike

Thanks for stopping by for a quick bite, my friends. This is a new feature I’ll run occasionally with food photos and descriptions, and perhaps …

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Home Cooking with Marcus Samuelsson & His Spicy Shrimp Falafel

Home Cooking with Marcus Samuelsson & His Spicy Shrimp Falafel

Marcus Samuelsson‘s new cookbook is just fabulous. (And you could tell him so in person this week in Washington, D.C! But more on that in …

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What is a “New Jewish Table?” That’s open to interpretation. – Recipe & Book Review

What is a “New Jewish Table?” That’s open to interpretation. – Recipe & Book Review

In Todd Gray and Ellen Kassoff Gray’s cookbook, “The New Jewish Table,” the emphasis is on seasonal cooking and how intermarriage – Todd, executive chef …

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Cacio e Pepe – A 3-Minute Meal!

Cacio e Pepe – A 3-Minute Meal!

Ok, perhaps a 13-minute meal in total if you grate the cheese yourself and count boiling time in the equation. Still, it’s better than a …

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Live in the Moment at Rockville’s CremCaffe

Live in the Moment at Rockville’s CremCaffe

Mmm. Shakshuka. I’d never even heard of the Middle Eastern dish until I had an opportunity to write about an Israeli restaurant and coffee shop …

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Food Blogger Farm Tour!

Food Blogger Farm Tour!

It’s not every day that an employee of General Motors pulls up to your home, hands you the key to a 2012 GMC Terrain and …

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Eggplant & Zephyr Squash Lasagna – Inspired by Lunch at Assaggi Osteria

Eggplant & Zephyr Squash Lasagna – Inspired by Lunch at Assaggi Osteria

“Rich. Hunks of …

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#1 Best Bargain Date: Whole Foods Market Arlington’s wine: 30 Thursday

#1 Best Bargain Date: Whole Foods Market Arlington’s wine: 30 Thursday

Who loves a …

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