Entries Tagged as 'cheese'

not just your average pork chop – plus a little something…

July 6th, 2009 · 33 Comments

oh lobel’s. how do i love thee? let me count the ways… i’ve reached a point in my life where if i’m going to buy a slab of meat it’s going to have to be of serious quality. luckily in the nashville area we have some really good farmers raising the kind of meat i […]

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Tags: cheese · polenta · potatoes

spaghetti with burrata and other good things

June 26th, 2009 · 34 Comments

ok. this was good. as in very good. as in i won’t go all yoplait ad on you, but this was another definite do-over. and the sooner the better. i take very little credit as this plate of pasta was nothing more than a blend of: the latest post from rachel eats‘ blog, along with […]

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Tags: baking · beans · cheese · dessert · fish · pasta · tomatoes · travel

capping off a bohemian loaf

June 20th, 2009 · 24 Comments

poached egg sitting on a caesar salad with bottarga… grilled fresh mozzarella with crisped speck and basil…

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Tags: bread · cheese · eggs · pork · salad

not feeding/feeding

September 19th, 2008 · 41 Comments

               my rss feeder broke.  and i didn’t realize it for 3 months.  mostly because i (still) don’t even understand what exactly an rss feeder is, or what it does – talk about being oh so techno savvy… but my stat’s were dropping off and well, try as i might to just ignore the cold […]

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Tags: bad · baking · beans · bread · cheese · chicken · dessert · fish · fruit · greens · local · mexican · not food · pasta · pizza · polenta · potatoes · tomatoes · travel · vegetables · wine

uovo raviolo

July 29th, 2008 · 47 Comments

i’ve been seeing this dish around.  and then i spotted it on ruhlman’s blog .  and that was pretty much it for me.  call it a defining moment - but i’d already been tempted, and now this pasta had to happen in my kitchen – and soon.  i immediately began mentally preping the raviolo’s by going through the ‘mise’ in my […]

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Tags: cheese · eggs · pasta

the moroccan trifecta

April 2nd, 2008 · 25 Comments

i read about ‘orangette’s’ brussels shuffle, and the description of her market breakfast was more than i could stand I should begin by saying this: do not underestimate the combined power of fresh goat cheese, honey, and olives. (Or spicy olives, to be specific, coated in something akin to harissa.) It is the trifecta…. so […]

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Tags: cheese · sandwich

lamb rib chops with farro, buffalo mozzarella, fresh tomato and gremolata

October 16th, 2007 · 5 Comments

the long title is really more of a substitution for the lack of photograph.  due to a technical glitch which i neither understand nor care to discuss, i am as devastated as a food blogger could be.  the most wonderful dinner – sans picture.  so the following description is the equivalent of me saying, ‘ok, […]

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Tags: cheese · farro · lamb · tomatoes