Category: Recipes

All our recipes for large, un-fancy gatherings.

Feast of a French Childhood–Le Grand Aioli

Feast of a French Childhood–Le Grand Aioli

When I was 10 my family spent a year in Paris. We lived in an apartment in the 13th arrondissement…

Crazy for Paella

Crazy for Paella

I feel like Bill Cunningham when I say “paella is the feast food of the summer”  but it is showing…

You want some Cherry Clafouti? Come get it!

You want some Cherry Clafouti? Come get it!

I was at my parents house sorting through some old papers when I came upon a recipe for cherry clafouti,…

A Crawdad by any other name…

A Crawdad by any other name…

My friend Tami Lipsey Linde, and her husband Peter hosted a crawfish boil for ten over the weekend. Tami in…

Vodka and Latkes

Vodka and Latkes

It’s my biggest scam:  Every year, I invite my mother to my vodka and latke party. “I’m going out of…