Veal Rib Chop with Golden Raisin Sauce

Veal Rib Chop with Golden Raisin Sauce

In My Perfect Pantry, Geoffrey Zakarian enables you to forge wonderful, full flavored dishes using basic pantry ingredients. He has a list of 50 items to be employed in appetizers, side dishes, main courses and desserts. In this deliciously appealing recipe, the basic...
Cilantro, Raisin and Almond Rice [Not my Grandmother’s]

Cilantro, Raisin and Almond Rice [Not my Grandmother’s]

  Have you ever done something that seemed strange, maybe wrong, but you did not know why and you just did it anyway? I really never thought about it growing up. My grandmother did it, taught me, and always seemed naturally comfortable doing it. It was one of my...
Oat Scones with Cranberries and Walnuts

Oat Scones with Cranberries and Walnuts

“I said a bite, not half.” Sometimes my husband can be a pig. “I, um, uh,” Brian kept chewing. “I actually like this.” “So did I.” I turned, walked back into Amy’s Bread at Chelsea Markets at 15th Street. Before the Meat District became upscale, I worked just across...