Thursday, October 17, 2013

Pan Seared Salmon with Chanterelle Mushrooms

Fall is such a great time for mushrooms. I can’t get over the price of chanterelles at my local market. My friend, Venus, presented me with an enormous bag full of them just a few weeks ago. Vince and I had mushrooms with scrambled, Timpano di Patate (a pie made from mashed potatoes, roasted mushrooms…  (Read more…)

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Harvest Bisque

I’ve only ever written one fan letter to a cookbook author. It was to Susan Branch, circa 1990. If you’ve never heard of Susan Branch, she’s cookbook author, artist and all-around cottage industry. My introduction to her came via The Heart of The Home, a delightful cookbook filled with family memories, favorite quotes and yummy…  (Read more…)