Asian Steak and Spinach Salad

Today’s recipe comes from Chef Extraordinaire Cat Cora. I waxed poetically about my adoration for Cat’s creations in a previous post , and after making this salad I am ready to hijack a radiostation and broadcast my love for her recipes through the medium of syndicated sound. Lucky for folks who don’t like talking about food […]

Mushroom and Spinach Risotto

Hi lovely leggycooks followers, and apologies for my somewhat drawn-out absence. I have been up to my eyeballs in CV’s and resumes, but I realized that despite my ever growing determination for a new work space I can’t ignore the other things in my life that enhance my daily existence. So I’m back to ruminate on the wonderfulness of […]

Lasagna!

I LOVE lasagna. Tender lasagna noodles layered with a homemade sauce, creamy ricotta, and finished with a sprinkling of Mozzarella and Parmesan oh so good! I can’t imagine a much better combination of textures and flavors.  I have several other lasagna recipes and even a tortilla lasagna which are all tummy rubbing good, but this […]

North African Chicken Stew

Hello and Happy 2011 (16 days late)! Today, in the New Years tradition of eating right and getting back into shape I’m starting off the year with a delicious and nutritious African Stew. I was SO excited to make this for several reasons; chief among them that I got to break in my brand spanking […]

Pollo Adobado Con Guacamole y Salsa Fresca

INCREDIBLE or more appropriately ¡increíble! This dish was soooo good that I’m getting hungry just writing this post. What prompted this meal was a trip to the Yucatan Peninsula about two months ago that I took along with Brian, his brother David, and his brothers girlfriend Jamie. While we were there we had some yummy […]