Spring is coming and it seems it is already here along the coast in California. Packing it up for the beach or a picnic means bringing along this versatile and healthy chocolate granola–roasted hazelnuts and tart dried cherries make it a morning or anytime snack. A terrific stand-in for those sugary boxed treats. Chocolate Cherry Granola is a preview from my upcoming new cookbook No. 3 The Beach House. Enjoy this little jewel.
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January 29, 2018
This simple stew, known as Ful (Foul) is often a traditional Middle Eastern breakfast. It is a stick-to-your-ribs savory breakfast or makes a light and quick vegan dinner– you will want to add this little jewel to your collection.
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January 16, 2018
I have been cooking with miso for many years, but recall a time not so long ago that I could not find miso at the local grocery store. I was always health-food-store-bound. Now it’s easy to find, found along side tofu (another new feature to the supermarkets) found in the refrigerated section . You may have some experience with miso — or you might know nothing about it other than the fact that it’s a dense paste and not even edible directly from the container. Either way, here’s some of the magic of cooking with miso, recipes that are an easy place you can start.
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November 11, 2017
The word for this cake is CHOCOLATE, serious chocolate. A forgotten jewel from the collection comes to life-Bittersweet Chocolate Cake with Almonds, Raisins and Whiskey. Food fads come and go, but the Bijouxs remain.
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August 7, 2017