one-pot Recipes Index

Quick-Braised Chicken with White Wine and Vegetables

White Wine Braised Chicken with Leeks, Carrots, Mushrooms, Thyme Humble stews are quintessential comfort food. Braised … Continue reading

Wild Boar Stew tfPork Stew with Prunes and Armagnac

Here is an in-your-face stew, which says to the cold winter season: Bring it on. Nothing … Continue reading

Roasted Butternut Squash (or Pumpkin) Soup

Butternut Squash, Apples, Cider, Spice  There is something magical about roasted butternut squash. Its orange flesh … Continue reading

Irish Beef Stew Encore

I posted this recipe for Irish Beef Stew last March, as a nod to St. Patrick’s … Continue reading

Cooking for your Health: Chicken Gumbo Light

~ Louisiana-style Chicken Gumbo ~ There are several reasons to make a gumbo this month. First … Continue reading

Shrimp Puttanesca

~ Shrimp Puttanesca ~ It took me a long while to make puttanesca – that feisty … Continue reading

Shellfish Stew with Red Wine and Fennel

~ Shellfish Stew with Red Wine and Fennel ~ Enough with the meat already. It’s time … Continue reading

Beef Stew with Cognac and Red Wine

~ Spirited Beef Stew with Cognac and Red Wine ~ For many days I’ve been saying … Continue reading

oysters clams tastefoodLambs + Clams Round 2: Smoky Clam, Chorizo and Butternut Squash Stew with Saffron Aioli and Fried Oyster Croutons

Lambs + Clams Contest – Round 2 Ingredient Challenge: Rappahannock River Oysters and Clams It’s not … Continue reading

Harvest soup tastefoodHarvest Vegetable Soup

Finely fall has arrived in California! When I am not doing my happy dance, then I … Continue reading