Category Archives: cilantro

I Will Be a Jerk With Your Recipes

I had thought that for my first attempt to cook from Plenty, I would go for the green gazpacho, because it’s summer and we have cucumbers by the ton. And really, a recipe where you just whiz it all up … Continue reading

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Post Butter-Feast Detox with Chickpea Soup

For those parents out there who may be curious, I’ve worked out how to make sure your kid bites someone at Preschool in three easy steps: 1) Have another kid bite your kid *on the face.* 2) Decide that the … Continue reading

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Thai Beef Salad

Almost a month ago now, I trucked up to the Santa Barbara farmer’s market to meet the good folks from Rancho San Julian. They are a cattle ranch up in the Santa Ynez valley, who are doing everything just about … Continue reading

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Peanut Noodles with Daikon, Broccoli, and Tofu

Mmmmm. Fried tofu… Not long ago, Sam got to meet the scholar whose research was the foundation for Jonathan Safran Foer’s Eating Animals. Needless to say, Sam came home from this encounter ready to seriously reduce our meat consumption. My … Continue reading

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Salmon with Cilantro Sauce

Apologies at the outset for the craptastic photo here. Many nights, I’m finishing dinner prep, wrangling the kids to the table, and cleaning simultaneously. It’s not the best environment for getting a picture just so. Truly, I cannot even imagine … Continue reading

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Pad Thai

It took me a couple of days to remember how to cook without a share again. But finally, like waking up a long-quiet part of my brain, I remembered. And when I finally did, the only thing I could think … Continue reading

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Masseman Curry

I’m afraid to admit to the number of times a bunch of green onions, or a pile of cilantro, or a bunch of parsley showed up in a share, and I’ve thought something along the lines of “Oh, I don’t … Continue reading

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