Tag Archives: summer food

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

The Summer Plate

Every summer  I wait for “the sweet spot”— that magical stretch of time when the most awaited ingredients of the season begin to appear all at the same time at the farmer’s market or in the CSA bundle. In my … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Three “Ps” Pasta: Peas, Potatoes, Pesto

The other night I wanted to make a pasta dish that was full of early summer flavors—peas, pesto, new potatoes, herbs, — and also meatless (so no pancetta or bacon like I might usually add for flavor). Nichole—our Minnesotan cousin … Continue reading

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Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Summer Is Here–Don’t Burn the Food

This past weekend we observed the holiday by doing one Memorial Day-related activity (listening to an interview on NPR with a father about his son who was killed in action in Iraq; it’s a great and touching interview, you can … Continue reading

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