Recipes by Category > Vegetables & Grains

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
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 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

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 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

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

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 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 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 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
Green Quiche with Walnuts

For the past couple of months, my weekly vegetable allotment has included big bags of salad greens, oftentimes the scratchy […]

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  • April 23, 2014
Baked Falafel
Baked Falafel

I am a big fan of falafel, and every once in a while I get a craving for a good […]

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  • April 8, 2014
Cauliflower Salad à la Café Pinson

Café Pinson is one of Paris’ most delicious lunch spots for vegetable lovers. Co-founded by Agathe Audouze and driven by […]

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  • March 20, 2014

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