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May 24, 2017

Wheat berries are great little nuggets — a whole grain, containing the germ, endosperm and bran. They have a nice dose of fiber and protein, as well as the B vitamins and several minerals.

Though you can cook them just until they are crunchy, I prefer to let them get a bit more tender. They…


Herb-roasted fingerling potatoes make any meal better

May 17, 2017

I roast potatoes all the time, usually taking thin-skinned larger potatoes and cutting them into manageable chunks. Which are delicious, if somewhat utilitarian on the plate. To kick up the presentation a notch, with no extra work, grab a couple of pounds of fingerlings instead.

Fingerling potatoes…


Spicy chicken Milanese is one way to a mother’s heart

May 10, 2017

Though clearly I wear the apron in my family, this is the recipe I would lay on the kitchen counter with a note saying, "PLEASE MAKE THIS FOR ME FOR MOTHER'S DAY."

I love the contrast between the hot crispy chicken and the cool cherry tomato and herby salad, but this is also just fantastic at room…


Grilled provencal chicken and peppers ideal for warm season

May 03, 2017

I know some readers of this column grill year-round. Some of you because you live in temperate climates, where winter just means putting on a light jacket to throw some burgers on, and some of you because you are die-hard grilling machines, who would chisel the ice off your charcoal briquettes to…