Sunset Magazine: Santa Monica Insider

By |2019-09-09T23:58:56+00:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, cooking technique, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Charcuterie at Cassia Ode to my Hometown I've lived most of my adult life [...]

Five Tips for Easy Autumn Entertaining

By |2019-09-05T20:35:18+00:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, Complete Meal, Cookbooks, cooking technique, Holiday, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s officially fall, and I’ve gone into entertaining overdrive. It migh [...]

Six Season Selection – Roasted Autumn Fruits

By |2019-09-05T21:08:36+00:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, cooking technique, Dessert, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This is my favorite, go-to autumn dessert. Sure, I like pumpkin pie, but th [...]

Roasted Carrot and Sweet Potato Tzimmes

By |2019-08-29T17:41:58+00:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, Culinary History, Jewish, recipe, Seasonal Jewish Kitchen, Side Dish, Vegetables|Tags: , , , , |

Tzimmes is an eastern European stew of carrots and/or sweet potatoes and pr [...]

Tomato Math

By |2019-08-29T17:42:05+00:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: appetizer, Autumn, cooking technique, Farmers' market, Main dish, Newsletters, recipe, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons, Side Dish, Vegetables|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

One box Costoluto Genovese tomatoes. Purchased Wednesday, October 19 fro [...]

Putting up Apricot Preserves: It’s child’s play

By |2019-06-13T17:17:42+00:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Autumn, Cookbooks, cooking technique, Dessert, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, recipe, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

True confession: for years and years, I was afraid to can. When writing jam [...]

My Grandmother’s Apricot Preserves

By |2019-06-13T16:27:40+00:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: cooking technique, Dessert, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons, summer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Blenheim apricot grower par excellence, like Cirone, is back at my local fa [...]