pistachios

Fig Pistachio & Cashew Granola

Fig Pistachio & Cashew Granola

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Fig Season! Figs are so pretty, so delicious, and so fleeting on the east coast. We can barely find fresh figs for more than 2 weeks here! So note to self: always buy fresh figs whenever you […]

Pistachio Pesto Parsnip Noodles

Pistachio Pesto Parsnip Noodles

It’s becoming quite clear to me that I must really love pesto. I have made it with pistachios, sunflower seeds, kale, walnuts, arugula! One reason is definitely the endless possibilities (I am sure I can come up with more), and the other has something to […]

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

I have a confession, I wasn’t quite sure if I actually liked beets until I recently had a few amazing dishes at a couple of restaurants. One in particular was a beet salad at Ripple in Washington DC. For all of my top chef fans […]

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

I feel like I cannot share a recipe without addressing the elephant in the room, but at the same time I am not one to share my political views all over the internet. But to say the least, I am sad and disheartened by the […]

Cranberry Pomegranate Pistachio Baked Brie & cheese plate

Cranberry Pomegranate Pistachio Baked Brie & cheese plate

I am trying something a little different for the next few weeks. Instead of featuring an Ingredient, I will cook one dish at a time a Thanksgiving menu (sans the Turkey) I refuse to be responsible for the turkey. So let’s start at the very […]

Cauliflower Steak with Pumpkin Tahini Dressing and Pistachios

Cauliflower Steak with Pumpkin Tahini Dressing and Pistachios

Cauliflower is is one of the most versatile vegetables. I have featured it as pizza, rice, bread stick, mashed potatoes and now as steak. Seriously cauliflower knows no bounds. But you are probably thinking steak.. how can a vegetable be steak? Well let me show […]

Chia Pudding with Figs & Pistachio

Chia Pudding with Figs & Pistachio

Who are we kidding, fresh figs really go with everything, but putting them in your breakfast makes waking up easier, right? almost… Chia puddings love them or hate them? They are certainly an interesting texture when you get it right, bit also really easy to […]

Apricot, Grilled Corn & Burrata Salad

Apricot, Grilled Corn & Burrata Salad

So those of you who know me well know i have been called a bit of a perfectionist. So in true perfectionist form. I have remade this recipe and re done all the photos. A few notes… it was no longer fresh apricot season so […]

Strawberry Pistachio Brie Crostini

Strawberry Pistachio Brie Crostini

Toast is so trendy right now. But what is trendier than toast… mini toast! So today I am sharing a recipe for a perfect bite sized appetizer. I have shared a recipe for this pistachio pesto before and I believe I said “it goes with […]

Strawberry Tabbouleh

Strawberry Tabbouleh

I think I’ve said this a few times before, here, here, here oh yeah and here too, that I truly hate tomatoes. This has kind of been a problem in my life but I have made it this far and I am not about to […]