Tag: mushrooms

Comforting Beef with Red Wine & Mushroom Sauce

Cold weather is the name of the game this time of year.  And that means comforting braised dishes are staples in kitchens near and far. ...

Porter-Braised Chicken Thighs

Fall needs to hurry up and get to South Texas! In the meantime, I’m trying to force the cooler weather with warm & hearty dishes...

Rice Noodle Bowl Fix

I love food.  I love it a lot.  I love pretty much any style of food.  That’s right–I’m a “polyepicure”.  Not a word (yet), but...

Springtime Swiss Chard Frittata

Ah, Spring.  The food, the warmer weather, the beautiful blooming flowers. It’s wonderful, no? <ah-choo!> OK, so Spring, while lovely in many ways, also brings...

Cauliflower “Rice” Stuffed Portabellas

Spongy fungus.  I love it. White button. Oyster. Shitake. Maitake. Morels. Cremini.  I love all types of mushrooms.  But the ones that get my mouth...

‘Shrooms for a Crowd, Dude

OK, so that title may imply something you won’t actually find here. I’m not talking about ‘shrooms for “recreation” or for “medicinal treatment”.  I’m talking...

Pumpkin Curry Soup

Pumpkin pie.  Pumpkin mousse.  Pumpkin cookies.  Pumpkin chili.  Pumpkin pasta.  If you’re like me, you probably bought too many cans of pumpkin over the holidays. ...

My First Time–Boursin Chicken

You never forget your first time. It’s a momentous occasion, marking your move into another phase of life. It’s enticing, exciting, but also fraught with...