Category Archives: Basil

Sausage, Bean and Cabbage Soup

It seems we’re in that weird span of time just before Spring when we get a beautifully balmy day on Saturday and by Wednesday they’re calling for snow.  The perfect weather for getting sick, really.  So why not load up … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Ranch

To some, The New York Times Sunday paper is the best part of the weekend.  Well, that and brunch of course.  Being that I don’t usually have leisurely Sunday mornings (Sunday’s a workin’ day) the big ‘ol edition has lost a … Continue reading

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Market Vegetable Soup

With my window fan having been firmly in the off position for four nights in a row I think it’s safe to say my favorite season has hit.  To me Autumn has always seemed like more of a time for … Continue reading

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Classic Pesto & Pesto Pasta Salad

It’s been a hot couple of days here in New York.  I mean super super hot.  The funny thing is though, it hasn’t stopped me from wanting pasta.  I just want it cold now.  I thought a bright summery pesto … Continue reading

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Bibb Salad with Green Goddess Dressing

I just love being inspired by the farmers market… on Wednesday I found THE most lovely head of bibb lettuce and the most glorious and wretched looking heirloom tomato and absolutely had to make something with them: a delicious AND … Continue reading

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Basil

Sweet sweet basil, was there ever a more perfect herb?  I don’t ever want to imagine a world (or pasta dish) without you. This weekend we’ll be getting our hands on a bunch or two of this fragrant favorite.  Check … Continue reading

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