Tagged: mushroom

roasted chicken w polenta & mushrooms 1

Roasted Chicken with Polenta & Mushrooms

It is true. I have a thing about mushrooms. I add them to beef, to pizza, to omelettes and even soups. Really, we have a delicious connection. And I am not willing to let...

Vegetable Quinoa Gratin 3

Vegetable Quinoa Gratin

I adore recipes that are both nutritious and delicious. Too often those words act like polar opposites, almost as enemies.

Asado con Pure // Roast Beef with Mashed Potatoes 0

Asado con Pure // Roast Beef with Mashed Potatoes

Comfort food is always important in any country. This dish is one of the many I consider comfort foods here in Peru. It is typically made with a minimal amount of reconstituted mushrooms, but...

Chicken Tettrazini 13

Chicken Tetrazzini [WHB]

While often thought of as a vegetable and prepared like one, mushrooms are actually a fungus, a special type of living organism that has no roots, leaves, flowers or seeds. Mushrooms were once regarded...

Chinese Beef & Mushroom Stew 9

Think Spice…Think Star Anise!

I am often amused by the English language. Since it is what I grew up with, I don’t often notice the humor. But when I try to explain the rules and tendencies to others,...

Breakfast Acelga Squares 12

WHB – Breakfast Acelga Squares

After a week in the Andes mountains, eating potato after potato, I had been once again craving vegetables. The very same night I returned, I visited a very busy grocery store and bought lots...


WHB with Thai Flavors

I have never been to Thailand. I only ate in a Thai restaurant recently. But somehow, I learned that Thai recipes were often “keepers.” Something always strikes me as I read through them and...