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Garlicscapes Caprese!

Garlicscapes Caprese!

What do you do when you have some fabulous vine ripe tomatoes, wonderful vegetarian Mozzarella, and a big bunch of garlicscapes? Those of you who are farmers market groupies like me, probably already know what garlicscapes are. For those of you who don’t here goes — The scapes are the flower stems that garlic plants … Continue reading

Feast On A Tomo-cado Sandwich!

Feast On A Tomo-cado Sandwich!

This is what a grown up grilled cheese should look and taste like, one with some oomph and spice… Tell me this does not have character and taste, really, try this and tell me that it is bland and boring… And what’s better is that it is extremely healthy, filling and truly easy to whip … Continue reading

Pongal Treats

Pongal Treats

Sweet Pongal, Savory Pongal and Vadais A few years ago, in honor of the Pongal Harvest Festival,  I wrote a piece for the Boston Globe titled, “Rice Pudding Worthy Of The Gods.”  I feel like this is an apt story to repeat right now, not to mention the recipe. RICE PUDDING WORTHY OF THE GODS … Continue reading