Tag: classic

Colorful Coleslaw with Apple, Carrots and Almonds

Colorful Coleslaw with Apple, Carrots and Almonds

  It is probably a bit early to open the barbecue season. However, since it is getting warmer here, I have had a strong desire to grill something over a nice fire, gather with friends on Back Porch, and ha eve a nice meal together. As a…

Classic American Cranberry Sauce with Apple Juice

Classic American Cranberry Sauce with Apple Juice

“What do you eat that with?”, was the first question my mother asked when I told her that I will make a cranberry sauce for our Thanksgiving dinner. She did not ask how the sauce tastes (the answer is sweet and sour), and she did…

An Italian Classic: Pesto alla Genovese

An Italian Classic: Pesto alla Genovese

I gave away a complete basil bush on Saturday. I took a pair of scissors, cut off the plant, and handed the bush to my friend. This way I could make sure that my babies, whom I took care of for so long, would be…