Food Blog Forum, Asheville NC

Four and a half years ago, Diane crossed the Mexican border with “contraband” that I had requested via text from Tecate, Mexico. She arrived at my door late at night with a small rolling luggage piece in one hand and a single, red backpack in the other that I immediately tore into. Beef jerky, 2 bottles of wine, Doritos, chocolate …


Sushi Rice

Learn how to make sushi rice step by step – on my other site, New Asian Cuisine. Photos and instructions from Hideo Dekura, Brigid Treloar, Ryuichi Yoshii, Authors of The Complete Book of Sushi


Indian Lamb Kebobs

These Lamb Kebabs are from Shubhra Ramineni’s brand new book Entice with Spice: Easy Indian Recipes for Busy People. I’ve just made a version of her fish curry (loved it!) and will post that soon. In the meantime, her Lamb Kebobs are featured on my other site, New Asian Cuisine.


Fatteh Hummus

Do you know what “fattah” means? Find out and see recipe for Fatteh Hummus on Steamy Kitchen on TLC column.


Bar Basque Chestnut Soup

Evening at Bar Basque in NYC with my date, the Roaming Gnome + recipe for Bar Basque Chestnut Soup over on my column at TLC.


Composting FAIL

Read about my composting fail over at Steamy Kitchen on Discovery Health.