Tag: cookbooks

Recipe of the Week:  Penang Curry Coconut Cream of Tomato Soup
[ 0 ] April 13, 2016 |

Recipe of the Week: Penang Curry Coconut Cream of Tomato Soup

A huge thank you to Jonathan Bardzik for this Recipe of the Week.  He is a storyteller, cook and author based in DC, who has given weekly, live demos at Washington, DC’s Eastern Market for the past four and half years and this season will appear at more than eight farmers markets in the area.  He […]

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Cookbooks You Should Read:  Cooking with Frank’s Red Hot
[ 0 ] March 4, 2015 |

Cookbooks You Should Read: Cooking with Frank’s Red Hot

I had the pleasure of testing out a recipe by Frank’s – the famous maker of your favorite hot sauce.  I received a copy of Frank’s new cookbook: “Cooking with Frank’s Red Hot” and was surprised to see all of the creative things that could be done with their sauces.  I learned that Frank’s now […]

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Drinks on Me:  Skinnygirl Cocktails by Bethenny Frankel
[ 0 ] January 21, 2015 |

Drinks on Me: Skinnygirl Cocktails by Bethenny Frankel

The New Year consistently ushers in resolutions of more gym time, weight loss and other promises of a new “you” with the turn of the clock on December 31.  Giving up alcohol seems to be the first on the chopping block due to unnecessary calories, which is a valid argument until you have that unnecessarily […]

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Talking with Marcus Samuelsson
[ 0 ] December 10, 2014 |

Talking with Marcus Samuelsson

A couple weeks ago, I had the pleasure of going to see Marcus Samuelsson give a talk at Sixth & I, which was connected to his new cookbook release:  Marcus Off Duty: The Recipes I Cook At Home.  The talk was less about his recipes, and more about his background, influences and unique perspective when […]

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Meatless Mondays?
[ 0 ] December 8, 2014 |

Meatless Mondays?

Trying to get fit during the winter can be a challenge. With all the holidays and family gatherings, getting fit can sometimes take the back burner.  If, however, you are looking to stick to your plan and want variations to your typical Meatless Monday, you should check out Mediterranean Vegetarian Feats by Aglaia Kremezi. Aglaia […]

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