Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ginger Cucumber Salad with Scallops

While I’m waiting for the orange cake to come out of the oven, let me tell you about the wonderfully light and tasty cucumber salad I made. Taken straight from Mark Bittman at the New York Times, this salad is … Continue reading

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Salad with Pomegranate Seeds & Raspberry Vinaigrette

Pomegranates are sexy. They are red, juicy and luscious, and kind of messy. Pomegranates are mythical. When Hades abducted Persephone to the underworld, the only food or drink that she consumed was pomegranate seeds (the number varies depending on the telling). For … Continue reading

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Indian-Inspired Yogurt Marinade

I’ve always loved Indian food. I think I truly fell in love with it while living in London. It seemed that in every neighborhood, on nearly every corner there was an Indian restaurant. Some of them were informal and had … Continue reading

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