Leftover salmon, dill, crème fraîche (which makes an instant cream sauce), and pasta may sound like a date-night meal, but this is just for you.
Inspired by this stew recipe from Bon Appetit, we took a page from Carole Peck’s book and added orange zest and Pernod to give this early-spring soup a decidedly Provençal feel.
When we talked about this recipe from Saveur’s Soups and Stews on the show, of course, the word we used over and over was umami. Mushroom lovers, rejoice: there are three forms of mushrooms in this soup: fresh, dried, and panfried.
Here at last is a mistake-free sirloin steak with a peppercorn sauce that feels like velvet in the mouth. Velvet in the mouth is important as a sensual experience, but it also means you’ve avoided the common problems associated with this dish — bitterness and an overpowering edge to the crushed peppercorns, obliterating any taste […]