David on Food

David on Food
Avocado Sorbet Recipe

Avocado Sorbet

“Brilliant.” “Simply astounding!” “Sublime.” “Perfect.” That’s what folks are saying about this avocado sorbet recipe.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 6
Morning Harvest

Morning Harvest

David brags about his latest harvest and expresses dismay at blight and Japanese beetles and creepers and other garden horrors.

Jim Lahey's Bread

Yeast Are Never Depressed

Depressed, David turns to bread making and finds that dough holds no grudges, turning out lovely even after the worst of manglings.

Ilda Vinagre

The Mistress of Portugal’s Alentejo

David meets Portuguese chef Ilda Vinagre, the Michelin-starred mastermind behind A Bolota who is as talented as she is humble.

Cod and Shrimp Stew with Quinoa Recipe

Cod and Shrimp Stew with Quinoa

David surprises himself and all of us by trying something that’s actually healthful—quinoa. His response surprised us all even more.

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  • 20 M
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Picnic

How Not to Talk to a Fat Person

This tactful treatise is David Leite’s attempt to school the rest of us on the right way to communicate with a fat person.

thanksgiving-montage

Procrastinator’s Thanksgiving Guide

A cheat sheet containing all our best Thanksgiving recipes and troubleshooting tips. And, yes, there’s pie.

Cherry Tomato-Goat Cheese Cobbler

Tomato and Goat Cheese Cobbler

Oh, my, my, my, my. That’s what we think of this lovely little summer cobbler in a skillet.

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  • 20 M
  • 3 H
  • 17
Smoked Pickled Potatoes Recipe

Smoked Pickled Potatoes with Anchovy Aioli

Yep. We smoked, pickled, and fried these spuds. And we’ve no regrets. David divulges—and indulges—all in this blog post.

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  • 30 M
  • 11 H
  • 38
Breakfast Sausage Patties

Breakfast Sausage Patties

David divulges why he bothers to make his own ingredients, from breakfast sausage to, well, you’ll just have to read about it.

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  • 45 M
  • 5 H
  • 38
Homemade Espresso-Maple Smoked Bacon Recipe

Homemade Maple-Espresso Bacon

When David decides to DIY bacon, he really decides to DIY bacon. Seriously, folks. You gotta taste his take on cured pig.

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  • 25 M
  • 7 D, 4 H
  • 26
Pastured Eggs

The Story of a (Pastured) Egg

David goes out to pasture. Uh, we mean, he decides the only eggs that shall touch his lips hereafter shall be pastured.

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