Bistro Pierre Lapin

BISTRO PIERRE LAPIN

People are impressed with the French and their relationship to food, especially a meal. So much so that UNESCO added the gastronomic...

White Negroni

WHITE NEGRONI

While my computer is still in the shop I've been eking out posts while praying to the gods, or technicians at Apple, that I get it...

 
 
 
Plum and Rhubarb Crisp

PLUM AND RHUBARB CRISP

I'm not sure if I just returned from lunch, or if I was privy to a top-secret breeding ground for a race of super lovely people, that...

Plum Flaugnarde

PLUM FLAUGNARDE

Once again, I found myself with an overload of fruit. Sure, I like pears and apples, which show up at the market on the cusp of autumn....

 
 
 
Creme Brulee

CREME BRULEE

When it was on the cusp of popularity in the U.S., I sort of introduced crème brûlée to a restaurant where I was working at the time,...

Carnitas

CARNITAS

What to do when people call you thirty minutes before you've invited them for dinner? It's something I don't understand. If you're...

 
 
 
Salted Butter Caramel Sauce

SALTED BUTTER CARAMEL SAUCE

This is my favorite, go-to salted butter caramel sauce. There are no real tricks or fancy techniques. And while staying in friend's...

Republic of Booza

REPUBLIC OF BOOZA

I'm always interested in ice cream, no matter where it's from. But probably the most intriguing one I've ever come across was booza...

 
 
 
One-Bottle Scotch Cocktail

ONE-BOTTLE SCOTCH COCKTAIL

Some people get irked when they want to make a cocktail recipe, and as they gather the ingredients, they find that some things are...

Plum Sorbet

PLUM SORBET

When I wrote the first edition of The Perfect Scoop. I only allowed myself to use the word “refreshing “ once, which I'm pretty sure...

 
 
 
Eggplant and Yogurt Spread with Saffron

EGGPLANT AND YOGURT SPREAD WITH SAFFRON

When Anissa Helou told me she was writing a book on the foods of the Islamic world, I was surprised, and a little curious. I didn't...

The Quarter and Sixth Sheet Pan

THE QUARTER AND SIXTH SHEET PAN

Of all the favorite finds I've come across in the last few years, one of my favorites have been these mini sheet pans. Most professional...

 
 
 
Green Salad with Peas, Green Beans, and Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

GREEN SALAD WITH PEAS, GREEN BEANS, AND BUTTERMILK RANCH DRESSING

I love a big salad, especially in the summer. Actually, a big bowl of greens, one that includes lots of crunchy things, is one of my...

Banana Bread

BANANA BREAD

I've been thinking about Banana Bread lately, mostly due to an assortment of bananas that are taking up valuable real estate in my...

 
 
 
Red Chile Braised Beef

RED CHILE BRAISED BEEF

We find ourselves eating in, rather than going out, more than not. For one thing, the food is often better, or just simpler. Maybe...

Hawaii

HAWAII

It's not every day, or every year that I get to spend some time with my family in Los Angeles. So I was excited by the chance to join...

 
 
 

NEWS, AND A BOOK/ICE CREAM EVENT

I took a break for some quality family time, which, by happy coincidence, included a dose of beach time as well. Now I'm back and figuring...

Bouillon Pigalle

BOUILLON PIGALLE

I used to wonder why someone didn't open a bistro in Paris serving classic French food, a bouillion , if you will, a word used to describe...

 
 
 
Devil's Food Chocolate Ice Cream

DEVIL'S FOOD CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

There are a lot of ways to do the same thing, just as there are a variety of ways to get to the same place. Which is why it's always...

Strawberry Rhubarb Tart

STRAWBERRY RHUBARB TART

There's a certain ease and simplicity to free-form tarts like this. Sometimes they're called a crostata, sometimes a galette. You can...

 
 
 



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