Tag Archives: Legumes

“Three Sisters” grilled vegetable salad with cranberry beans, from Mitsitam – 1 July 2017

D suddenly got out a couple of cookbooks the other day b/c he wanted to explore some new recipes. One was the Mitsitam Cafe Cookbook from the National Museum of the American Indian. This is the first new recipe he’s … Continue reading

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Tarragon potato salad; favas; cheese – 12 May 2017

D & R were out till 6 getting ready for the market in the (early!) morning, then busy till almost 8 worrying the catch on one of the truck doors, which declined to open when asked. Not a good thing. … Continue reading

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Leftover lamb, semolina with bay, and cranberry beans; cooked carrots – 10 May 2017

Leftovers tonight. I cooked up the one cup of cranberry beans resulting from D’s shelling adventures a day or two ago, using the Bertolli recipe. While I took a shower, he got all the rest of the lamb off the … Continue reading

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Cranberry bean and kale soup with anchovy crust – 4 January 2017

It was rainy and miserable looking out, and rather cold (for here) so I wanted to make a soup. Went through my list of soups we have made and D wanted to do this one, despite the difficulty of putting … Continue reading

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Grilled polenta with black bean salad – 13 June 2013

I made this at least once previously and our notes said we loved it, so I decided to make it again. The bean salad is also perfectly beautiful! It’s a lot of work, but of course, I made it harder … Continue reading

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Pannini and soup – 2 February 2011

D came home a bit late and sat down at the computer to do some stuff. A bit later, he asked if I were ready for dinner, and in a flash, there it was. The sandwich is one I made … Continue reading

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Bean soup with scarlet runner beans from the garden – 1 February 2011

D made a wonderfully tasty bean soup from a recipe by Patricia Wells, in Trattoria. It has some nice veggies in it, too. The beans are scarlett runner beans, which we grew a couple years ago in the garden. They … Continue reading

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17 January 2010 – Seven Bean Soup and Braising Mix

This is an old friend – indeed, an old favorite, though availability of ingredients has changed the taste over time. Seven Bean Soup is from Vegetarian Gourmet Cookery by Alan Hooker. Why I thought I needed to add a veggie … Continue reading

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