December 30, 2009
All About Eve Total time: 5 minutes, plus 5 days infusing time Servings: Makes 750 milliliters of infused sherry Note: From Audrey Saunders of the Tar Pit. This can be served as an aperitif or used for other cocktails such as the Flame of Love (see recipe). 5 apples, such as McIntosh, thinly sliced 1 (750 milliliter) bottle fino sherry (such as Tio Pepe) 1. Place the apples in a large glass container and cover with the sherry.
October 22, 2008
Broccoli and roasted garlic soup Total time : 1 hour, plus 45 minutes roasting time for the garlic Servings: 6 to 8 Note: Adapted from "Autumn Gatherings: Casual Food to Enjoy With Family and Friends" by Rick Rodgers. He notes, "Roasted garlic is a great thing to have in the refrigerator, ready to perk up your everyday cooking. I often take a few seconds to prepare a couple of heads and toss them in the oven when I am roasting something else. One autumn Saturday, when I wanted a warming soup after gardening, I made this soup from what was on hand, and now it's a staple.