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Peak-season berries, ham and cheese, salted maple walnuts—this salad's got it all I’ve started visiting my favorite local farmer’s...
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The avocado is an unusual fruit.  Unlike most fruits, it’s rich in healthy fats and is often used to produce oil. 

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Ahh, autumn. There’s something magical about the sight of the trees changing when you walk in the...

Roasted Swiss Chard Stems With a Creamy Sesame Dressing

My introduction to eating chard stems was through my colleague Kristen Miglore’s Genius Recipe column on Food52. She shared chef and restauranteur...

Banana Peel Cake With Brown Sugar Frosting

This cake is lightly adapted from my paternal grandmother’s (G.G.’s) banana cake recipe. Well, I think of it as my grandmother’s recipe,...

Brothy Beans With Roasted Garlic and Parmesan Rind

These brothy beans are inspired by a recipe that Food52 cofounder Merrill Stubbs makes—they’re a stripped-down, vegetarian take on hers. The shorter...

Kale and Quinoa Dolmades With Yogurt Dipping Sauce

This dish is my modern twist on the quintessential Greek dish, dolmades. Instead of vine leaves, I have used another ancient Greek...

How to Build a Perfect Charcuterie Board

Enormous boards covered with wedges of cheese, delicate meats, and colorful fruits are trending. Instead of spending hours cooking, assembling a cheese...

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