Sauces and Dressings

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Chardonnay Vinaigrette

I designed this simple dressing as a way to showcase and complement one of my favorite Francis Ford Coppola wines when it was first introduced. “The White Doe” More on Chardonnay Vinaigrette »


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Simple Salad with Homemade Ranch Dressing

Homemade ranch dressing will rock. your. world. Made in minutes with a couple pulses in the food processor, it's another argument for simple, fresh, homemade. More on Simple Salad with Homemade Ranch Dressing »

Avocado Whip

While I absolutely appreciate a classic guacamole, this spin on the traditional is so easy More on Avocado Whip »

Chorizo with Red Wine Vinegar Gastrique

Make a break from the traditional dog-and-bun show with this recipe here. Start with links of Spanish chorizo from your neighborhood butcher More on Chorizo with Red Wine Vinegar Gastrique »

How to Make Gravy: Thanksgiving Show-Stopper

Once you realize how very simple gravy is to make -- and taste how very delicious it is -- you will never again have any reason to twist open a jar of shelf-stable gravy. More on How to Make Gravy: Thanksgiving Show-Stopper »

Hot Potato and Spinach Salad

Build an entire menu around this salad. Serve it in individual portions as an interesting addition to an appetizer party More on Hot Potato and Spinach Salad »