Category Archives: soup

Welcome 2012: creamy potato leek soup

I have to say that I completely concur with Ms. Nigella Lawson in that I don’t want to listen to people go on about detoxing and dieting.  Morning television, magazines, advertisements–I’m tuning them all out.  Haven’t we learned yet that new … Continue reading

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Cider, pumpkins, and cupcakes, oh my!

Never mind that it snowed the other night in Boston, there is a Nor’easter scheduled to happen today, and it isn’t even November yet–my feet are still firmly planted in autumnal cuisine.  With the big Halloween weekend looming, here are some of my favorite … Continue reading

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Sunday Feast

For those of you looking for a way to squeeze in time with friends or family after crazy weeks and booked-solid weekends, I’d like to propose the frequently overlooked tradition of Sunday Dinner.  When you’ve been trying for weeks to get together with the same … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, British cheese, celery root, cheddar, cider, duck, entertaining, French wine, goat cheese, green beans, mushrooms, pears, pumpkins, soup, squash | 4 Comments

Squash and ‘Punkin’ Soup

It’s October.  Fall is FINALLY here in Boston.  Pumpkins are abound, in everything from whoopie pies to beer…let the autumnal-ness begin!!! Scratch that–I spent the first few days of October in bed with the worst sinus infection I’ve ever had, NOT enjoying … Continue reading

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Taking corn chowder to the next level

Usually when I come across a new recipe and decide to make a dish, I do one of two things: I set aside the recipe, immediately add the newly required ingredients to my ongoing grocery list, and promptly buy said ingredients and get to work.  … Continue reading

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