New Mexico Chicos are made from local sweet corn. Once sun-dried, they’re a staple in Southwestern kitchens. Beans and Chicos are a popular and tasty dish made from this specialty food. Last fall on one of my annual trips to LuLu’s Farm in Brighton, I ran across a peculiar bag of dried corn that didn’t
Meet The Soup. Just a good old brothy vegetable soup. This is a solid solution to a fresh, healthy, low fat and low calorie dinner routine.
This French Bourride with it’s fresh and bright saffron and white wine broth is exquisitely flavored with fennel, cayenne, garlic, leeks, tomato and bay leaf. Homemade aïoli thickens the broth in this satisfying Marsellais stew made with cod and shrimp.
A broth rich with onion, garlic, shiitake mushrooms and tomatoes is ladled over chopped avocado, watercress, chipotle chile and tangy goat cheese.
Chipotle Chicken Soup. It’s one of our favorite easy weeknight fixes. It comes together in about 30 minutes and brings a wonderful combination of textures and flavors with it
This Creamy Tomato Soup comes alive with the zest of an orange, orange juice and some cognac. We found this to be a very special bowl of late Summer goodness
This non-dairy version of Butternut Squash Soup is savory, sweet with apples and a delightful dinner entree.
Give Bolita Beans a try with this bearty Bolita bean and Beef Soup. Spoiler alert, there’s red wine involved for a special complex flavor. Inspired by a snow storm, this soup made excellent use of that remaining half bag of Bolita Beans in the pantry. I buy dried Bolita Beans from the farm markets east
Yellow Curry Chicken Noodle Soup. As beautiful in flavor as it is in appearance. This Thai Curry Soup is chock full of healthy vegetables. The complicated world of curry. I wish I was an expert, but for now I’ll enjoy the Thai versions I feel comfortable making. Like this Yellow Curry Chicken Noodle Soup. But
This soup is filled with WOW, sweet in flavor from sweet potato, and smoky with a kick of heat from the Chipotle. With a drizzle of Greek yogurt for that creamy factor this is an impressive and hearty soup. What a great break from the “back to work” Monday routine. I enrolled myself