Recipes

Soft Blueberry Cake

I am in love with this super-simple, pillow-soft, blueberry-studded Spring cake. It comes together in a flash and is the perfect showcase for the…

Sourdough country bread

Homemade bread has become one of COVID19’s great clichés. Instagram has turned into a scrolling gallery of sliced-open loaves and sourdough starters. And, though…

Favorite French Fries

I know it sounds insane, but this french fry recipe, which starts with cold oil, is the best (and simplest) you’ll ever try. Follow…

Ligurian focaccia

Here is my highly-requested recipe for Ligurian focaccia! Be sure to use the best-quality, mild tasting extra virgin olive oil you can find. The…

Vegan pancakes

You would never guess these fluffy, sweet pancakes are completely vegan. That’s right: no butter, no milk, no eggs to be found in this…

Turmeric Cutout Cookies

Who knew that turmeric would be so delicious in a cookie? The earthiness of the spice is tempered by the butter and sugar, and…

Peach Crumb Cake

This irresistibile peach crumb cake tastes like summer should. Half crumble, half cake, this dessert defies traditional dessert definitions and is in a category…

Cherry Pie

Cherry pie 2 cold pie crust disks, (recipe follows) 4 cups pitted fresh cherries (about 2 1/2 pounds unpitted) 3/4 cup (150 g) sugar…