There are three things that say summer to me: watermelon, fresh ripe tomatoes and sweet corn. The recipe today has all three items…except the corn. So, I guess technically, it only has two of the best summer ingredients. But, that’s okay because you are going to love it so much that you won’t even miss […]Read More The best summer salad ever! Watermelon and Heirloom Tomato Salad with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Vinaigrette
“Lisa: I’m going to become a vegetarian Homer: Does that mean you’re not going to eat any pork? Lisa: Yes. Homer: Bacon? Lisa: Yes, dad. Homer: Ham? Lisa: All those meats come from the same animal Homer: Right, Lisa. Some wonderful, magical animal.”Read More Pork: it’s what’s for supper…Pork Tenderloin Salad
Clafoutis definition: Baked French dessert of fruit, traditionally black cherries, arranged in a buttered dish, and covered with a thick flan-like batter. The Clafoutis is dusted with powdered sugar, served warm and sometimes served with cream. Gesundheit: used to wish good health, especially to one who has just sneezed. I have made Clafoutis before, but […]Read More Cherry Clafouti…Gesundheit
It’s a good thing this recipe finishes up the last of the fresh, juicy peaches given to us by a friend of our youngest son because I was running out of clever headlines using peaches. Ha! We had about 6-7 peaches left and Yes!Chef! said we needed (I use the term, “We”, loosely because Yes!Chef! […]Read More Do you have Thyme for Peaches and Cream (Fresh Peach and Thyme Gelato)?
I mentioned last post that a friend of my youngest son had brought us about 12 luscious peaches. We quickly put them to good use. The first meal was a peach salad with thyme and blue cheese and steak and pecans. It was delicious. Yes!Chef! said we had to make a dessert with some of […]Read More Peachy Keen! It’s a Peach and Thyme Tart with Great Gatsby on the side.
The headline quote sounds pretty good, doesn’t it? I made that up because I couldn’t find any good peach quotes. And who wouldn’t love someone that brings you 12 perfect peaches? A friend of my youngest son’s showed up the other day to play some video games and he brought us the peaches. I think […]Read More He came bearing peaches. And we loved him all the more.
I think love and strawberries go together. After all, you can dip strawberries in chocolate, or drop them into champagne, or slice them up and serve with ice cream drizzled with chocolate. All of these are romantic and put you in the mind for love. And between Yes!Chef! and myself, we have been making quite […]Read More With Much Love and Strawberries