Breads, Pasta, Rice, Grains Recipes Index

Else’s Saffron Bread

 Swedish Saffron Bread (Lussekatter) I have been making saffron bread with my Danish husband since we … Continue reading

Falling for Persimmons and a Teacake Recipe

I discovered persimmons when I lived in Europe, where they are commonly known as sharon fruit. … Continue reading

What’s for dinner: Spaghetti alla Carbonara with Sweet Peas

There is nothing more comforting than a bowl of pasta carbonara, the Roman answer to comfort food, … Continue reading

Veggie Fried Farro

Posted by Lynda Balslev Farro stands in for rice in this easy stove top dinner. Cooked … Continue reading

Weeknight Dinners: Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese – Posted by Lynda Balslev Things are a little busy around here – more … Continue reading

Gemelli with Roasted Tomatoes, Arugula and Breadcrumbs

Posted by Lynda Balslev Are you looking for an easy and healthy weeknight meal? Here is … Continue reading

Spinach Pesto with Fusilli

When you think of pesto do you think of basil? Most of us do. Traditional Pesto … Continue reading

Chicken Fried Rice with Almonds and Broccolini

Whole chickens are a gift that keep on giving. I roast a chicken almost weekly. After the … Continue reading

Golden Beet and Shiitake Farrotto

Posted by Lynda Balslev When you switch out the rice with farro in this risotto-style dish, you … Continue reading

Shrimp and Tabbouleh Salad

Shrimp and Tabbouleh Salad There is something intrinsically satisfying about a grain salad. Hearty, fresh and … Continue reading