Spring Minestrone

Recipe: Bon Appetit Total Time: 1.5 hrs Review: I saw my Mom this weekend to celebrate both her birthday and Mothers Day and upon leaving, my Dad gifted me some Chicken Broth so that he could clear out the freezer and make more chicken broth before the weather got too warm. We froze most of … Continue reading Spring Minestrone

Focaccia

Recipe: Bon Appetit Prep Time: 1 1/2 days Special Equipment: Kitchenaid stand mixer (you may be able to mix the dough by hand though) Review: I’ve been wanting to make focaccia ever since I had it at a friends house and it was the salty, crispy, and olive-oil-ey bread of my dreams. Then I saw … Continue reading Focaccia

Crab Cakes

Decided to make crab cakes for dinner on Saturday as a nice weekend dinner. Happily, it turned out just as good as I had hoped. Recipe from Cooks Illustrated Cookbook Prep Time: 1.5 total (1 hr active – there’s 30 minutes in the fridge) # of Servings: Recipe serves 4 but crab is ridiculously expensive … Continue reading Crab Cakes