I was making a pizza last week. It had roasted potatoes on it and olive tapenade. I had a friend over and she really liked it. Then the next night I wanted more. The great thing about my thinking around pizza is that it’s relatively undefined. I think of pizza as flatbread with stuff on [...]
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All of that Baltic Sea seafood… the Swedes must have great sushi. Swedish… Sushi… Fish… Swedish… Fish… Swedish Fish Sushi. I found this on This is Why You’re Fat. I am appalled and yet intrigued… and definitely know someone who will likey.
A little celebration platter + Old Fashioned at Chateau Marmont.
A mid-week trip to the Hamptons reminded me of a few of the best things in life- beachy picnics and lobster rolls. What’s a perfect day for me? Well there’s sunshine and exercise to start. My hair cooperating makes a difference as well. But even a bad day stands no chance when indulging in an [...]
Last meal in Zurich. We had to do it. You thinkin’ what I’m thinkin’?
Something familiar? In honor of my last week helping out at Appelfabriken, I decided to treat family and guests to our signature DISH Skipping Stones. These little wafers pack a punch with espresso, cinnamon and black pepper. Looking good on the dessert table, huh?
Now doesn’t that look lovely?! A simple salad from the garden plus bruschetta. I sat next to a Green Zebra vine.
It’s pretty tough for me to get shrimped out. Behold the perfect lunch. Baltic shrimp + sliced boiled egg + mayo + lemon + petit salad all piled on soft bread. I’ve eaten this for four meals in a row thus far. Going strong.
I had an interesting and very delicious appetizer at a funky little “joint” across the street from the Ohio River… Since you probably won’t be coming to Cincinnati soon, you can make this at home in a flash! Slice a tomato. Add a dollop or two of guacamole. Top with a few slices of seared [...]
After traveling to Möja, a far off island of Stockholms archipelago, I’m officially in love with this country. The Swedish archipelago is like Martha’s Vineyard x Bar Harbour Maine. Blueberries line numerous trails tempting forest walks. Old wooden houses feature little old ladies picking roses in their gardens. Sail boats dot the horizon. My German [...]