Lemony Chickpea Quinoa
July 18, 2014 – 7:23 pm | No Comment

As soon as I set my eyes on this recipe, I knew it would become a favorite.
It’s the brainchild of wildly talented chef Einat Admony, and combines an unusual blend of Moroccan ingredients (preserved lemon, …

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My Tasty 2010 Holiday Gift Guide
November 26, 2010 – 10:36 am | No Comment
My Tasty 2010 Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday shopping season is in full force, and it shouldn’t come as a surprise that most people on my list this year will be getting something (1) food themed, and (2) available online.  (Holiday …

Fiddlehead Ferns for the Pteridophobic
April 21, 2010 – 8:06 am | One Comment
Fiddlehead Ferns for the Pteridophobic

In preparation for my return to the kitchen after a few weeks of eating-by-the-seat-of-my-pants, I hit Whole Foods last week to stock my fridge with the essentials I’d need to get back on the wagon.
And …

Field Guide to a Wheaty World
April 15, 2010 – 10:39 am | 2 Comments
Field Guide to a Wheaty World

I have a confession: I’ve gone MIA these past two weeks for one, simple reason: my eating habits have been appallingly bad, and about the only things I’ve managed to actually “cook” at home (I’m …

Resolved: The Best Homemade Veggie Burger
January 2, 2010 – 7:19 pm | 4 Comments
Resolved: The Best Homemade Veggie Burger

For some time, friends and readers have been asking me to share a recipe for a good, easy to make, homemade veggie burger.  And so my New Year’s Resolution this year was to make good …

My Holiday Wish List (Or, an Open Letter to Food Companies)
December 13, 2009 – 11:43 am | 5 Comments
My Holiday Wish List (Or, an Open Letter to Food Companies)

Dear Santa (and by “Santa” I mean food manufacturers and marketers):
Below is my wish list of products I wish you’d develop and market.  Instead of filling supermarket shelves with more crap we don’t need, won’t you …

Chardonnay: The Apple of the Empire State’s Eye
August 10, 2009 – 4:15 pm | One Comment
Chardonnay: The Apple of the Empire State’s Eye

My sister Ariella, an NYC Sommelier-at-Large, suggested that I dedicate this week’s installment of What I’m Eating Now to What I’m Drinking Now.  It just so happens that she’s been on a quest to help …