Chocolate-Cherry Sourdough Bread from Modernist Bread

Chocolate-Cherry Sourdough Bread from Modernist Bread

When The New York Times printed this recipe from Modernist Bread, bakers around the planet responded. Suzi was one of the first. She has a sourdough starter that is almost 30 years old, so she was quite prepared for this undertaking. Some sourdough starter is an...

Poached Cherries

Although the season is winding down, you can still find cherries here and there at some farmers markets and certainly in your supermarket. Suzen is always picking up a bag and sampling on the drive home. Last week, I was in Yellowstone National Park and my daughter...

Lamb Chops with Roasted Cherry Vinaigrette

Lamb Chops with Roasted Cherry Vinaigrette Yield: serves 6 Ingredients: For the vinaigrette: 1 pound fresh sweet cherries such as Bing or Rainer, pitted and halved 8 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Sat salt, preferably gray salt Freshly ground black pepper 6...
Homemade Cherry Syrup

Homemade Cherry Syrup

That is cherry wood in the background. From a 12-foot cherry dining room table that Suzen fell in love with. And around which we built our house in the Catskills. I know that sounds a little backwards — a house for table, and for the dining room she craved. But that...