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Summer Cauliflower Salad

July 26, 2012


This simple summer salad is perfect for picnicing. We enjoyed ours in Prospect Park with the sounds of the NYC Philharmonic wafting through the field behind us. Ah, summer. Preheat oven to 425. 1 head cauliflower Juice of half lemon few cubes of butter (total 2 tbsp) dash of curry powder dash of paprika bunch […]

Purple Basil

July 20, 2011


Such a wonderfully mellow counterpart to it’s green cousin. This year is the first time I’ve had purple basil readily at my disposal thanks to a starter plant from Windflower Farm. I’ve used it in the following: *Eggplant Parmesan (needed to double the amount used due to aforementioned mellow-ness) *Garlic Scape Pesto (definitely my favorite […]