Monthly Archives: February 2016

Pine Pepper Port

We saw this drink prepared by Joanne Weir’s student on a recent episode of her TV cooking show, “Joanne Weir Gets Fresh.” The drink was described as an upscale alternative to a margarita. Unfortunately, we could not find the recipe … Continue reading

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Creamed Corn

This is one of the side dishes Sara Moulton recommended with the previous Oven Fried Chicken. We used frozen corn because we could not get any fresh corn from our local grocery stores. If you do the same, you will … Continue reading

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Oven Fried Chicken

This recipe and the next come from a recent episode of Sara Moulton‘s PBS cooking show. Ms. Moulton herself credits her friend and mentor, Jean Anderson for preparing this “fried chicken” in the oven. The recipe allows a home cook … Continue reading

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Sweet, Salt and Spice Walnuts

Here are the walnuts you need for the previous salad recipe from Joanne Weir. We made the entire 2 cups of walnuts called for in this recipe, so we had extra nuts for a great snack. We do not recommend … Continue reading

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Dandelion, Kale, Cara Cara Orange and Kumquat with Spice-Roasted Walnuts

The next two recipes are necessary to prepare a salad we saw Joanne Weir prepare on her television show, “Joanne Weir Gets Fresh.” The combination of ingredients and the potpourri of spices needed for the walnuts got our attention. If … Continue reading

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Wild Rice Casserole

  This is our version of the Minnesota classic, wild rice casserole. If you’re not from Minnesota, you may not know that wild rice is not an uncultivated variety of rice. Wild rice is a genetic cousin to the Asian … Continue reading

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Moroccan Chicken

We looked for a main dish recipe to pair with the intriguing salad we saw Joanne Weir prepare on her PBS television show. This recipe, attributed to Sarah and Annette on allrecipes.com, seemed to fit the bill. The spice profile … Continue reading

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