fuyu persimmon salad

Persimmon Salad with Curry and Cashews

My mother’s bountiful Sonoma, California garden has been the cause of many of my cooking adventures. Such blog hits as Israeli Salad, Basil-Mint Pesto, and Zucchini, Corn, and Almond Salad were … Read more

Miso Caesar Salad with salmon roe

Miso Caesar Salad Recipe

They say the cause of most marital discord is disagreement about money, but in my house, it’s definitely more about leftovers. I don’t so much mean leftover meals—though those cause … Read more

Cucumber salad with peanuts, red peppers, lime juice, and mint

Cucumber Salad with Lime Dressing

If you’re familiar with San Francisco weather, you know how rare a warm summer night is here. Or a warm summer day, for that matter. Naturally, the family dinner that … Read more