At this point in the summer, my cooking needs refreshing. Good thing the mint bursts its boundaries in the herb garden.
Sweet, juicy Florida mangos are at the peak of their season. In this dinner, I use them to make a quick, rum-flavored sauce for pork scaloppini. Simply buy a pork tenderloin and cut into one-inch slices and flatten to 1/2 inch thick.
The summer is heating up, a prime time to heat up the grill instead of the kitchen.
Celebrate Bastille Day on July 14 with this light French dish. Pan-fried sole and mushroom drizzled with a butter sauce is a typical French country-style recipe. The simple dish is a great way to serve fresh fish. A meuniere is a miller’s wife, and literally translated the dish means cooked …
If you think there’s nothing new to learn about steaks, think again.
Adapted from Erin McKenna of the eponymous bakery, these have the crunchy edges of classic chocolate chip cookies. Fragrant with vanilla, the cookies taste extra rich from a generous proportion of coconut oil.
Celebrate the Fourth of July with this sparkling burger.
Saturday morning, HarborMarket, Kenosha. It’s just 10 a.m. but the line at The Fresh Bar is already impressive. Also impressive is that many customers are lining up for toast.
“At the Market” is a profile of vendors at Kenosha’s HarborMarket. The market takes place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday on Second Avenue between 54th and 56th streets.Vendor: WisConian Delectables Gourmet Chips and More ... Anna Moldenhauer
We all have to eat. And the higher the quality of food we put in our bodies, the better we will feel. In response to our very busy lives, meal subscription services have taken off in popularity. Despite the criticisms that they are expensive, have too much packaging and don’t quite give you …
Apart from Wisconsin winters — and sometimes springs — there is a lot to love about our state.
What’s little and green or large and white and often passed up in the produce department?
Pesto is a traditional Italian sauce made of basil, pine nuts, olive oil, garlic and Parmesan. It’s delicious, but at the risk of offending my Italian cook friends, I’m going to give you some riffs on traditional pesto, to make use of whatever is harvestable.
Although we certainly have a wonderful heritage of vegetables that are unmistakably American, many ethnic vegetables have made their way into our cuisine. These vegetables have their own ethnic recipes, but can also often be substituted for other vegetables we are quite familiar with.
Chef’s Table is an occasional feature in which local culinary professionals and home chefs weigh in with tips and techniques that can be put to use in the home kitchen on topics including but not limited to ingredients, dishes and cooking equipment.
Chef Julie Butschli is all about crafty ways to cook things up.
It’s so early in the season that not much is growing yet. But I do have some perennial vegetables that never let me down. One of my favorites to add to salads this time of year is watercress.
On paper, and even in person, poke looks strange.
Leftover ham can be like a Wisconsin winter: Like the first snow, a meal of baked ham is lovely and new, but by day three we’re done already.
While Christmas and Christmas Eve often entail nighttime feasts, when it comes to Easter, brunch is often the order of the day.
Chef Robert Sikkila believes that good food, like good architecture, begins with a solid foundation.
When it comes to culinary competition, Kenosha takes the cake — as well as the cupcakes, pies and doughnuts.
As winter drags into overtime — as of this writing on March 4, it is minus 2 degrees with an unspeakable wind chill — it is high time for a holiday.
Here in Wisconsin we take cheese seriously. Very seriously.
Let’s be honest — none of us is perfect. Including the vegetables we so carefully nurture in our gardens. But why should the forked carrot, the split beet or the knobby tomato be shunned in favor of their more perfect counterparts?
Chicken Vesuvio, chicken pot pie or chicken Parmesan?
When it comes to cars, according to some drivers, the best on the road are hybrids.
It’s a traditional time of year to assess and reassess habits. With everyone insisting on making resolutions, I guess I’ll join the crowd and make a few in my kitchen.
For many on Christmas Eve, the anticipation of the next day’s treats, gifts and surprises fills the air.
WIGILIA CAULIFLOWER BAKE (Kalafior Pieczone)
CELERY ROOT MASH
When it comes to holiday party prep, I agree completely with chef Danielle Weybright and caterer Tom Morelli: Plan, organize and keep it simple.
Chef’s Table is an occasional feature in which local culinary professionals and home chefs weigh in with tips and techniques that can be put to use in the home kitchen on topics including, but not limited to, ingredients, dishes and cooking equipment.