Archives for February 2013

Pumpkin Chipotle Lentils

Chipotles are a flavor powerhouse.   They add tremendous depth and a heady smokiness to a plethora of dishes.  Chipotles are simply dried, smoked jalapeño … [Read more...]

Chile’s Solar Restaurants

In the Elqui valley, located in the  heart of Chile's Atacama desert, lies a trend that is not only good for the planet, but also good for our bellies.  A group … [Read more...]

Coconut Creamed Spinach

Creamed spinach is one of my favorite things to eat as it's a luxurious way to enjoy some greens.   This dish is a labor of love and not in that it takes a long … [Read more...]

Shanghai Dumplings

A traditional breakfast in Shanghai is dumplings and the Shanghainese take their dumplings very seriously.  Dumplings of all varieties are a quick satisfying … [Read more...]