RECIPE: Homemade Tortillas

Want to make homemade tortillas for Cinco de Mayo? Practice this weekend with this recipe from King Arthur Flour. They?re so much more authentic than the flat-pressed commercial versions. Although traditionally made with lard, these tortillas are equally delicious using butter, shortening or vegetable oil as the fat. This is also a flour tortilla version.… Continue reading “RECIPE: Homemade Tortillas”

TIP OF THE DAY: Spring Salad Bouquet

We found this spring salad (photo #1) on the social media pages of the New York City outpost of Catch seafood restaurant (a charming spot with a roof deck for alfresco dining). The salad is no longer on the menu, but it looked so festive we had to make it for ourselves. The ingredients: Beets:… Continue reading “TIP OF THE DAY: Spring Salad Bouquet”