TBT Recipe: Chili Potato Tart

TBT Recipe: Chili Potato Tart

  Yes, red peppers: flavor bombs. How can you use them to best effect? Beyond salsa? Put them into a tart shell. Yeah, you are making pastry with them. And you fill that pastry with tomatoes and potatos to create a supreme tart. This TBT recipe is one Suzi and I enjoy...
Cast Iron Potato Gratin

Cast Iron Potato Gratin

                        Sunday is Easter and many  of us will be enjoying protein + potatoes. Rich, gooey potatoes. This recipe, from Cast Iron Skillet: Big Flavors, suggests using prosciutto strips on top. I took a slightly different route, as you might detect in the...
Five-Hour Lamb with Potato Grain

Five-Hour Lamb with Potato Grain

  This recipe is from last year and was our Easter dinner. If you are thinking of a leg of lamb for this year, I cannot tell you how perfectly wonderful this dish is. Never made leg of lamb? Time to visit your butcher.! The recipe is titled Five Hour Lamb with Potato...
Potato and Pumpkin Tourte from Le Picnic by Suzy Ashford

Potato and Pumpkin Tourte from Le Picnic by Suzy Ashford

These are the weeks of pumpkin picking. We buy them, carve them, but too often fail to cook with them. Suzy Ashford wrote Le Picnic with idea for inspired picnic food. Whether you are picnicking as you pumpkin pick or just want a lovely fall dish — or a wonderful side...