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Green Tomato Grilled Cheese (And the Secret to Perfect Grilled Cheese)

Green Tomato Grilled Cheese (And the Secret to Perfect Grilled Cheese)

I’m a sucker for a grilled cheese. As far back as I can remember, it’s been one of my go-to comfort foods. In college, I pretty much lived on them (although of course I dredged them through a river of ranch dressing back then). This one isn’t anything revolutionary, but I needed to share my new[click for recipe and more]

Lentil Stuffed Tomatoes

Lentil Stuffed Tomatoes

I’m often pulled in two different directions when it comes to weekday dinners. I like easy, but I like special, too. We do a lot of beans and rice just slopped in a bowl for the sake of simplicity, but sometimes it’s nice to pretty dinner up a little bit. My favorite way to pretend[click for recipe and more]

The Green Tomato Bloody Mary

The Green Tomato Bloody Mary

Green tomatoes are everywhere right now. Tomato season is drawing to a close, and as it gets colder, most growers have a glut of pale green, rock hard tomatoes that just won’t ever make it to ripeness on the vine. Luckily, they don’t have to go to waste. Almost every stand at the farmer’s market[click for recipe and more]

Confit Byaldi (aka Ratatouille’s Ratatouille)

Confit Byaldi (aka Ratatouille’s Ratatouille)

As a food blogger, I’m pretty sure I’m supposed to be really, really excited about pumpkin right now. But it’s still hotter than Hades, my CSA box is still overflowing with zucchini and eggplant, and nary a leaf has changed color (that I’ve seen, anyway). So I’m not going to rush it. Fall will come, and[click for recipe and more]