Posts Tagged: recipe

FarmFresh EveryDay.

farm fresh ricotta cheese colander

“A good farmer is a craftsman of the highest order, a kind of artist.” -Wendell Berry As all good cooks know- the quality and origin of your ingredients make all the difference in the flavor of your dishes.  This weekend I went to the Farmer’s Market at Grand Army Plaza to get the freshest milk I… Read more »

Luxuriate EveryDay.

champagne meyer lemon lobster tails

“The best things in life are free.  The second best are very expensive.” – Coco Chanel New Year’s is such a thought provoking holiday.  Looking back in remembrance and looking forward with vigor and hope.  Celebrating the high moments of a year, while acknowledging and honoring the lows. I happen to think that it doesn’t… Read more »

SmelltheRoses EveryDay.

rosewater champagne cocktail

“A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose.” – Gertrude Stein Roses are the quintessential flower.  They are classic and timeless.  Messengers of adoration, infatuation, friendship and LOVE.  What often takes a backseat to their visual beauty is their soft, romantic bouquet.   Rosewater Champagne Cocktail Ingredients- -organic rosewater (make sure suitable… Read more »

Gather Every Day.

Lamb Ragu Ricotta Mint Papardelle

“Dining with one’s friends and beloved family is certainly one of life’s primal and most innocent delights, one that is both soul-satisfying and eternal……..we must never lose sight of a beautifully-conceived meal.” -Julia Child As the spring holidays are upon us it is my favourite thing to gather at the table and share a long… Read more »