Falafel Burger

Falafel Burger

A falafel burger is the perfect weeknight meal.  It’s packed with flavor and super easy. People have been making and eating falafel since the days of the Pharaohs. The star of the falafel burger show, the chickpea, also known as a garbanzo bean, is one of the...
Pan-Roasted Garlic and Ricotta Pizza

Pan-Roasted Garlic and Ricotta Pizza

Fast is good, tasty is great especially during the week for family meals. The trick to knocking out a delicious pizza at the end of a long work day is this:  Make the pizza dough the night before (or the morning of) and let it rise in the refrigerator.  While you are...

Cast Iron Truffled Macaroni and Cheese

On the way home from work on Friday night I had a craving for macaroni and cheese.   With a little truffle oil, thank you very much. It’s a high falutin’ dish but I decided to use my favorite cast iron skillet. My friend said “I’ve never...

Cheeseburger Omelet – Why Not?

Legend says Napoleon was so taken with the delights of an omelet that he had the entire village scoured for eggs so he could make an omelet for his army the next day. Smart man that Napoleon. I scoured my fridge one Sunday morning and found eggs (pasture-raised from a...