Brussels Sprouts

Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts roasted in a wood-fired oven are amazingly delicious. But unless you run a pizzeria you probably don’t have access to such an oven, and roasting them in ...

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Tamale Beauty

Ami’s Vegetarian Tamales

Tamales with Goat Cheese and Various Fillings

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Simple Gourmet Snacks

Gourmet Popcorn

My popcorn recipe is much better and tastier than that nasty microwave popcorn that comes in a pouch. And it’s fun to make too! You can choose your ...

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Massaged Kale

Massaged Kale Salad

Massaging the kale with lemon juice and salt helps to break down the tough fibers that can make kale so chewy. It’s sort of like tenderizing meat (!) You can ...

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Roasted Pumpkin Soup

The French heirloom pumpkin Galeux D’Eysines makes a velvety soup. They’re available in farmer’s markets, but don’t worry if you can’t find one of these warty pumpkins – any cooking ...

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