Brassicas

Acclaimed by doctors and nutritionists for their powerful health benefits, brassicas such as kale, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, broccoli, and cabbage can also be the most delicious part of your meal when properly prepared. The 80 inventive recipes in Brassicas play to each vegetable’s strengths, favoring techniques that celebrate their intrinsic flavors instead of masking them under layers of cheese or boiling them to death. Think of the inherent sweetness that can be coaxed from perfectly roasted Brussels sprouts, or the bright, peppery punch of a watercress and arugula salad. Straightforward cooking methods like roasting, sautéing, […]

The Gluten-Free Asian Kitchen

Asian food poses unique challenges to the gluten-free cook because of its heavy reliance on wheat-based staples such as noodles, soy sauce, oyster sauce, and more. Armed with a copy of The Gluten-Free Asian Kitchen, you can learn to work your way through these roadblocks and turn out full-flavored dishes such as Gingery Pork Pot Stickers, Korean Green Onion Pancakes, Soba Noodles with Stir-Fried Shiitake Mushrooms, and 97 other tasty favorites. Along with sharing approachable recipes, I demystify Asian ingredients and help readers navigate the grocery store. My handy table, “Identifying Sources of Gluten in […]