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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Ginger and Kimchi
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Ginger and Kimchi

So, lately I’ve had these big jars of easy kimchi sitting on my countertop and on the middle shelf of […]

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  • December 15, 2015
Homemade Kimchi
Easy Homemade Kimchi

A few weeks ago in my newsletter (sign up now!) I hinted that I had prepared a really easy homemade […]

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  • December 9, 2015
Sweet Potatoes
Sweet Potatoes: 40 Irresistible Ways to Use Them

The sweet potato is an incredibly versatile tuber, but I tend to prepare them in the same two or three […]

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  • November 4, 2015
Roasted Green Beans with Shaved Bottarga
Roasted Green Beans with Shaved Bottarga

I have been eating green beans my entire life, mostly boiled or steamed, and it’s only recently that I was […]

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  • October 8, 2015
How to Slice Zucchini
A Better Way to Slice Zucchini

Have you ever noticed how cutting the same vegetable in different ways has a significant effect on the flavor and […]

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  • September 3, 2015
Zucchini Noodles
Zucchini Noodle Salad

In the heart of summer, when the zucchini I find at the greenmarket is the pocket-size kind that feels firm […]

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  • August 11, 2015
Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Black Olives and Almonds
Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Black Olives and Almonds

When I was growing up, sweet potatoes never ever appeared on the menu: they don’t belong to the classic trove […]

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  • June 16, 2015
Brussels sprouts
Brussels Sprouts with Onions and Squash Seeds

I have a special fondness for the winter market. Oh, sure, I have to bundle up, wear a woolen cap […]

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  • March 17, 2015
Cheesy Kale Chips
“Cheesy” Kale Chips

I’ve recently set out on a mission to prune my cookbook collection, and it has felt wonderful. It is not […]

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  • November 19, 2014
Vegan Quiche Filling
Vegan Quiche Filling

A few weeks ago, I had a special guest over for dinner: my American pen friend Amy, whose family hosted […]

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  • November 12, 2014
Charred Broccoli and Avocado Salad
Charred Broccoli and Avocado Salad

Charred broccoli is fast becoming one of my go-to vegetable options, especially at lunchtime when I need something quick and low-effort. […]

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  • September 17, 2014
Green Bean and Nectarine Salad
Green Bean and Nectarine Salad with Spicy Gomasio

I grew up eating haricots verts steamed to army green softness and served warm, with a bit of butter and […]

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  • August 26, 2014
Yellow Zucchini Tarte Fine
Yellow Zucchini Tarte Fine on a Yogurt-Based Crust

This tarte fine (i.e. a thin tart with little or no rim) is a free-form room-temperature tart I assembled on […]

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  • June 25, 2014
Quick Nori Roll with Cucumber and Avocado
Quick Nori Roll with Cucumber and Avocado

It all started a month ago with this photo on Gena’s Instagram feed. Gena is the author of the excellent […]

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  • May 27, 2014

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