A bright coconut curry seafood stew with the added comforts of a hearty new england clam chowder. I plan our meals around what’s on sale at the supermarket this week, read the fliers and plot things out. This week- rockfish, asparagus (I try to buy local but right around now I reach maximum tolerance for […]
Green Chile Tomatillo Corn Chowder
Green Chile Tomatillo Corn Chowder It’s that time of year, when the sun sits lower in the sky and the golden haze of morning lasts well past my first cup of coffee. The nights are cool but the days are still sunny and warm. Out in the garden or in the stands at the farmers’ […]
Garden Harvest Chilled Cucumber Soup
Garden Harvest Chilled Cucumber Soup Basil, Cucumber, Sweet and Spicy Red Peppers combine to make a delightfully cool and refreshing summer soup. It’s taken a month of extreme hot to get me to warm up to chilled soups. After a weekend filled with showers (never thought I’d hear Portlanders gleefully exclaiming “RAIN” on any weekend […]
Simple, Stress-Free, Potato Leek Soup
Balanced, earthy, no fuss comfort food: potato leek soup is one of the simple classics that helps get me through winter.