Monthly Archives: December 2011

Pork Chops with Smashed Apples and Sweet Potatoes in Cider Sauce

I like cooking with ingredients that are in-season and local. Over the past month or so, I’ve received a lot of apples in my weekly CSA veggie box and now I have a crisper-drawer full of them. I keep thinking … Continue reading

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Hot Apple Cider with Bourbon and Ginger

When I was in Washington DC recently, a friend took me to Busboys and Poets – a great little bookshop, cafe, and restaurant. It was a perfect spot to have dinner and drinks and catch up. For my first drink … Continue reading

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Bison Roast with Root Vegetables

I’ve become a big fan of bison over the past few months. I had read a lot about it and heard that it’s a great source of lean protein, but I worried about it being tough or tasting too “gamey.” … Continue reading

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