Ketchup Splatter

Homemade Ketchup

Why make homemade ketchup? Because you can. And, as David explains, because no one can tell you that you shouldn’t. No one.

  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 51
Homemade Cultured Butter Recipe

Homemade Cultured Butter

David recalls his first time making homemade butter and how he didn’t notice the beauty right in front of his face. Recipe included.

  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 52
Fatty Daddy Cocktail Recipe

Fatty Daddy Cocktail

You’ve not “made it” until you’ve an eponymous cocktail all your own. Witness the Fatty Daddy, a sweetly surprising number that packs a punch, just like our own dear David.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 24
Corned Beef Hash Recipe

Corned Beef Hash-It-Out

David comes to understand that for some, corned beef hash is about far more than mere sustenance.

  • Quick Glance
  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 43
Prosciutto Parmesan Puffs

Prosciutto-Parmesan Puffs

David divulges his fetish for puff porn, a habit that conveniently requires no confession with Father Fraga come Saturday afternoon.

  • Quick Glance
  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 56
Lasagne Bolognese Recipe

Bolognese Lasagne

Think you know lasagne? As Giuliano Hazan explains, what you know may be sadly mistaken. His recipe will fix that.

  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 41
Duck Stock

Duck Stock

David tries his hand–and The One’s patience–at making a luxuriously rich, make-you-go-wobbly-in-the-knees duck stock. And he succeeds, on all counts.

  • 30 M
  • 12 H
  • 24
Gougeres

Write Your, um, Our Own Cookbook

Ever wanted to write your own cookbook? Well, now you can. Kinda. Tell us the recipes you’d like to see in our next cookbook, and they might make the cut.

Portuguese Saleswoman

What I Miss About Portugal

There’s a lot to miss in Portugal. For David it’s this market woman, a beloved figure in the Alfama district, who knew one of his secrets.

Calendar Boy

He’s the Reason You’re Fat

Ever wonder why you can’t lose weight? It’s not for lack of resolve or willpower. It’s because some Roman king long ago decided to mess with the calendar.

Wintry House

A Cold Day’s Feast

Despite a bludgeoning blizzard that wreaked havoc on their CT house, David and The One still find nothing’s homier than cooking during white-out conditions.

Love Food

Love Food: Pork and Pie

Love food is food you cook for the one you love. Not just lobster and Champagne. The day-to-day stuff, too. As David finds, after 17 years with The One, they’ve still got it.

  • Quick Glance
  • 50 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 75