Yahoo! Sponsored Post: Cauliflower Cake from Plenty More by Yotam Ottolenghi


First off, a big thank you to Yahoo! for sponsoring today’s post. Their food page boasts a well-curated selection of stories from around the web, courtesy of their editing team. While perusing the site, I stumbled upon a beautiful and unusual recipe for Cauliflower Cake by one of my favorite chefs, and I couldn’t wait… 

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Coconut Scones with Meyer Lemon Ginger Glaze

 The best scones are a precarious affair. They should be so tender that when transferring them from the baking sheet to the cooling rack, you must take care not to break off a corner in the process. This recipe takes that high-wire act even higher, since each piping hot scone takes a head-first dive into… 

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Thanksgiving Fruit Salad

This one’s an oldie but goodie from my previous blog, Opera Girl Cooks. I make this simple but unique fruit salad every year, at Thanksgiving or any time while these fall fruits are still in season. Enjoy! _______________________________________________


How To Make A Pot Of Black Beans

One of the most economical, simple, healthful meals you can make is a pot of richly flavored black beans. They’re the perfect weekend project — just set them out to soak on Friday evening before you go to bed, then put them on the stove to simmer while you make your Saturday morning coffee. Come mid-morning, your house… 

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Kitchn Recipes: Red Lentil Soup

Don’t know what to make for dinner tonight? If you’ve got some lentils in the pantry, you’re about 30 minutes away from a warm, comforting pot of soup. Check out my recipe at The Kitchn today.