David Guas

Podcast: David Guas

David sits down with David Guas, author of DamGoodSweet—a love letter to the Big Easy. Guas talks about New Orleans’ rich traditions, its unique culinary language, and the role the women in Guas’s life played in shaping his love of food.

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.

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

Braised Short Ribs with Pumpkin Orzo

These braised short ribs from Mario Batali’s restaurant Babbo are one of David’s favorite things. One taste and you’ll understand why.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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.

  • Quick Glance
  • 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

These little cabbages just don’t seem like their usual selves, not when thinly sliced and sautéed like they are here.

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

Oyster Stew

This oyster stew, rich with cream and plump with oysters, is a classic and consummate first course for Thanksgiving or Christmas.

  • 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.

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