Category Archive: Proteins

Cold Soba Noodles with Salmon, Kale & Avocado

Cold Soba Noodles with Salmon, Kale & Avocado

Cold noodles make me think of pasta salad. And just the idea of pasta salad makes me think, “Ick.” Why? I’m not sure, but I think …

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Better-than-the-Restaurant Cashew Chicken (or Tofu!)

Better-than-the-Restaurant Cashew Chicken (or Tofu!)

And it’s healthier, too! Tastier and healthier? Now that I have your attention… Homemade cashew chicken packs in vegetables like onions and sweet peppers with lean chicken …

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*Here’s* the Beef! Stew

*Here’s* the Beef! Stew

Hearty beef stew. Doesn’t that sound great? What’s that? You’re a vegetarian? Ah, well, try this mango and black bean stew (substitute chicken for more …

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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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Piece-of-Cake Salmon Cakes

Piece-of-Cake Salmon Cakes

“Mix a couple dozen ingredients…” “Prepare to batter and fry…” Those recipes – ubiquitous on the internets – for salmon cakes didn’t appeal to me. I …

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Southwestern Chicken Green Chili

Southwestern Chicken Green Chili

Is it green chili or green chile? The name comes from New Mexican chile peppers, but it seems those peppers are actually Hatch chiles, which …

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Strawberry Balsamic Pork Chops

Strawberry Balsamic Pork Chops

This is not a recipe. This is the tasty result of a spur-of-the-moment experiment. Ready to go on an adventure in the kitchen? OK. Let’s …

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Arroz Negro Con Pollo

Arroz Negro Con Pollo

The dinner so delicious I had to blog about it immediately following my meal. Seriously. My mother-in-law, Vivian, shared a wonderful recipe for traditional Cuban/Puerto Rican …

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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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Ready-to-Cook Meals Delivered to Your Door! A Review of the Blue Apron Meal Delivery Service.

Ready-to-Cook Meals Delivered to Your Door! A Review of the Blue Apron Meal Delivery Service.

Love to cook? Well, if you don’t, you probably aren’t reading Every Food Fits. (Unless you’re reading this because you’re my husband; thank you for supporting …

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