Swiss Apple, Pear, Potato, and Bacon Braise Recipe

Swiss Apple, Pear, Potato, and Bacon Braise

This recipe for a hearty Swiss potato braise is deeply flavored with German speck or slab bacon, pears, apples, and a touch of cream.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
  • 1
Braised Short Ribs with Pumpkin Orzo Recipe

Braised Short Ribs with Pumpkin Orzo

Braised short ribs from Mario Batali’s restaurant Babbo. One of David’s favorite recipes. One taste and you’ll understand why.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 6
Paula Wolfert's Beef Dauble

Paula Wolfert’s Beef Daube is as Authentic as It Gets

Paula Wolfert, the reigning monarch of the Mediterranean, fesses up her culinary secrets when it comes to making France’s classic beef stew, called a daube.

lemon-herbsaint-poppers

Lemon-Herbsaint Poppers

Leave it to New Orleans to create a liquor to replace absinthe. These boozy jellied shots are redolent of their namesake citrus and anise-flavored absinthe alternative.

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  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 0
Lemon Doberge Cake

Lemon Doberge Cake

Doberge cake is the birthday cake of New Orleans. The most popular is a Doberge with a lemon-iced cake on one side and a chocolate-iced cake on the other.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H
  • 5
Sweet Potato Tart Tatin

Sweet Potato Tart Tatin

A classic revisited, this sticky sweet tart gilds sweet potatoes rather than apples in caramel for a surprise take on a standby that’s every bit as sophisticated as the original.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0
Lisa Schroeder

Podcast: Lisa Schroeder

David chats with Lisa Schroeder, the juggernaut behind Mother’s Bistro & Bar and Mama Mia Trattoria, both in Portland, about her new book, Mother’s Best.

Cornish Game Hen

Peace & Pleasure: A Holiday Menu to End Tryptophan Overload

Can’t face turkey or ham this holiday season? Consider Cornish game hens. They offer variety, impress guests, and allow for culinary customization. Plus they won’t knock you into a tryptophan stupor.

Brussels Sprouts with Ham and Pecans Recipe

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Ham and Toasted Pecans

When thinly sliced and sauteed with ham and pecans, these little cabbages just don’t seem like their usual selves. We dare you to pass them off as something other than Brussels sprouts.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 2
Oyster Stew Recipe

Oyster Stew

This oyster stew is spilling over with fresh, plump oysters. The rich broth is made with both milk and cream. This is a great Thanksgiving and Christmas starter.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 3
Celery Root Gratin

The Beauty of the Ugly Celery Root

Chefs and home cooks agree: celery root is an ugly–but tasty–vegetable. David discovers some of the many uses for the Ugly Betty of the produce world.

Hazelnut and Fresh Herb Popovers

Hazelnut and Fresh Herb Popovers

Fresh popovers, flavored with ground hazelnuts and zesty herbs, are a Thanksgiving must. Making these popovers is easy because the batter is made ahead then baked off right before dinner.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 0
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