Slow Roast Shoulder of Lamb with Aioli and Salsa Verde

Slow Roast Shoulder of Lamb with Aioli and Salsa Verde

Some things are easy. Easter dinner? Lamb. Best place to find a great lamb recipe? An outstanding Irish author and teacher: Darina Allen. Darina’s newest book, 30 Years at Ballymaloe, is a celebration and tribute to her Irish cooking school that long ago achieved...
Nippy Cucumber Relish

Nippy Cucumber Relish

  Cucumbers. Absolutely marvelous food. Or eye patches. I often use cucumbers in dips where they are combined with yogurt or sour cream for a mellow treat. But, there are options. This recipe gives you fire on day one and a tumult of heat if you let it sit in the...
Pineapple-Habanero Salsa from Diane Morgan

Pineapple-Habanero Salsa from Diane Morgan

We were window shopping in Crate and Barrel when I saw it. A book by Diane Morgan. I peeled off from Suzen who had her own shopping plans. Twenty minutes later, we were checking out and I slipped Delicious Dips on the counter. “Really?” Suzen sometimes questions...
Bing Cherry Salsa

Bing Cherry Salsa

For pork, chicken, or cream cheese. Bing Cherry Salsa Yield: 1 cup Ingredients: 1 cup pitted fresh Bing cherries 1 tablespoon minced green bell pepper 2 tablespoon chopped fresh basil Grated zest and juice of one lemon ¼ teaspoon Worcestershire sauce Dash Tabasco...
Roasted Garlic Salsa for Super Bowl Nachos

Roasted Garlic Salsa for Super Bowl Nachos

If nachos are on your agenda on Super Bowl Sunday, then here’s a salsa specifically recommended for your dish. The little book The 50 Best Salsas has a delightful range of salsa ideas. This Roasted Garlic Salsa is the one specifically dedicated to making your nachos...