Cherries – Under the Wire

I know I’m just under the wire with this cherry recipe, but I rushed to get it perfected so that I could share it with you.  So please run to your market, get the cherries even if they’re the season’s last, and find an avocado.  You’ve got a treat in store. I’m proud of this […]

Belgian Endive, Persimmons, Avocado and More

  I didn’t plan this salad but when I unpacked my market basket, all of the ingredients were there, begging to be assembled.  It was the perfect antidote to a dark, grey, beginning-of-the darkest month of winter day.  And it just goes to show: brightness is where you least expect it. Some tips before you […]

Persimmons

Persimmon. It has always been a mythic fruit to me, one my grandmother talked about from her childhood.  Because they grow in warm climates, and because I have never lived in one of those, they weren’t ever part of my diet. Oh, I occasionally found them at the market in New York when I lived […]